There are 8 ways to get from Nice to Positano by train, subway, bus, 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.

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Train  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...

$130 - $241

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Train, bus, subway  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Savona
  2. Take the bus from Savona to NapoIi Metropark
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$43 - $125

6 alternative options

Train, subway  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini Ic
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$97 - $159

Bus  •  19 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Naples
  2. Take the bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento Napoli

$86 - $177

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Positano 593.9 miles

$140 - $210

Fly Nice to Naples, subway, line 5070 bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Naples (NAP) NCE - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
  3. Take the line 5070 bus from Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$66 - $289

Fly Nice to Rome, train, subway  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Rome (FCO) NCE - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$87 - $239

Train to Genoa, fly to Naples, subway  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Naples (NAP) GOA - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$76 - $249

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Positano is to train and bus and subway which costs 35€ - 110€ and takes 14 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Positano is to fly and subway and line 5070 bus which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 7 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Positano. However, there are services departing from Nice and arriving at Positano Sponda via Napoli Piazza Garibaldi and Sorrento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 58 min.

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The distance between Nice and Positano is 686 km. The road distance is 950.2 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Positano without a car is to train which takes 11 h 22 min and costs 110€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 22 min to get from Nice to Positano, including transfers.

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Nice to Positano bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Nice station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Positano is to train which takes 11 h 22 min and costs 110€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 160€ and takes 19 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Nice to Positano bus services, operated by EAV, arrive at Sorrento station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Positano is 950 km. It takes approximately 9 h 24 min to drive from Nice to Positano.

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easyJet and Alitalia offer flights from Nice Airport to Naples Airport.

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  • Distance: 428.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 22 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Positano, Italy?

You can take a train from Nice to Positano via Milano Centrale, Napoli Centrale, Napoli Garibaldi, and Castellammare Di Stabia in around 11 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Positano via Naples, Napoli Piazza Garibaldi, and Sorrento in around 19 h 58 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Genoa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Nice to Naples via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Savona
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Bus operators
Autolinee Giuliano s.a.s di Giuliano Renato &C.
Phone
+39 0974.836185
Website
giulianobus.com
Bus from Savona to NapoIi Metropark
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
giulianobus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Savona to Naples, Naples
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Naples
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
eavsrl.it

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