How to get from Catania to Positano

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Rv / ...
  2. Fa / ...

$177 - $256

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Baltour

$37 - $67

5 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  11 h

  1. Ic / ...

$92 - $127

Bus and ferry  •  10 h 15 min

  1. 254.9 miles

$55 - $106

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h

$87 - $161

Fly to Naples, subway  •  4 h 49 min

  1. CTA - NAP

$45 - $170

Fly to Rome, train, subway  •  6 h 7 min

  1. CTA - FCO

$66 - $211

Questions & Answers

The distance between Catania and Positano is 352 km.

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Positano is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Catania to Positano is to fly and subway which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 35€ - 150€.

No, there is no direct bus from Catania to Positano. However, there are services departing from CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour and arriving at Positano Sponda via Salerno - Irno, Salerno and Amalfi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Catania to Positano, including transfers.

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Positano, Italy?

You can take a train from Catania to Positano via Messina Centrale, Messina Piazza della Repubblica, Villa San Giovanni, Villa S.Giovanni, and Salerno in around 7 h 29 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Catania to Positano 6 times a week. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Piano
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from CATANIA-V.DAmico 195 Baltour to SALERNO-P.Montpellier
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $30
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$3
Car
$29 - $30
Other operators
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Rideshare from Catania to Salerno Duomo Via Vernieri
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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