There are 8 ways to get from Como to Positano by train, bus, subway, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...

$101 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark Baltour
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$48 - $79

6 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Como to Salerno

$76 - $107

Drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Como to Positano 545.1 miles

$130 - $190

Train to Milan Linate, fly, subway  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Naples (NAP) LIN - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$59 - $262

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly, subway, line 5070 bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Como Lago to Saronno
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Naples (NAP) MXP - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
  4. Take the line 5070 bus from Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$60 - $210

Train, bus to Milan Bergamo, fly, subway, line 5070 bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Monza
  2. Take the bus from Monza to Cologno Nord
  3. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Naples (NAP) BGY - NAP
  4. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
  5. Take the line 5070 bus from Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$54 - $283

Train, train to Genoa, fly, subway  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
  3. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Naples (NAP) GOA - NAP
  4. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$69 - $275

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Como to Positano is to bus and subway which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 17 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Como to Positano is to train and fly and subway which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Como to Positano. However, there are services departing from Como and arriving at Positano Sponda via Salerno - Via Lorenzo Cavaliero, Vietri sul Mare and Amalfi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 38 min.

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The distance between Como and Positano is 723 km. The road distance is 872.2 km.

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The best way to get from Como to Positano without a car is to train which takes 7 h 57 min and costs 85€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 57 min to get from Como to Positano, including transfers.

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Como to Positano bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, depart from Como station.

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The best way to get from Como to Positano is to train which takes 7 h 57 min and costs 85€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 15 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Como to Positano.
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  • Distance: 451.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 57 min

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

You can take a train from Como to Positano via Milano Centrale, Napoli Centrale, and Torre Annunziata Centrale in around 7 h 57 min. Alternatively, Autolinee Gambioli operates a bus from Como to Positano once a week. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Genoa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Monza
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Monza
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Como Lago to Saronno
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Monza
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
trenord.it
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Como to Salerno
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Autoguidovie S.p.A. - Monza Brianca
Phone
025803971
Email
aticremona@pec.it
Website
monzabrianza.autoguidovie.it
Bus from Monza to Cologno Nord
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
monzabrianza.autoguidovie.it

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