There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Positano by train, ferry, 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  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr

$256 - $402

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Fly Paris Orly to Naples, train, ferry  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Naples (NAP) ORY - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$58 - $274

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Train ItaloTreno, ferry  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Salerno Station
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$206 - $255

Train Trenitalia Intercity, ferry  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Vercelli Tgv
  2. Take the train from Vercelli to Salerno Icn
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$244 - $295

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome N1729
  2. Take the bus from Roma to Positano Marozzi

$106 - $163

Bus Eurolines FR  •  29 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Naples

$122 - $246

Drive  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Positano 1054.1 miles

$250 - $370

Fly Paris CDG to Naples, train, ferry  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Naples (NAP) CDG - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$70 - $306

Fly Paris Orly to Rome, train, ferry  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Rome (FCO) ORY - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$101 - $372

Fly Paris CDG to Rome, train, ferry  •  11 h

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Rome (FCO) CDG - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$108 - $404

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Positano. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Positano via Roma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 30 min.

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The distance between Paris and Positano is 1322 km. The road distance is 1686.6 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Positano without a car is to train which takes 14 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 14 h 38 min to get from Paris to Positano, including transfers.

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Paris to Positano bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Positano is to train which takes 14 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Paris to Positano bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, arrive at Positano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Positano is 1687 km. It takes approximately 16 h 4 min to drive from Paris to Positano.

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Transavia France, Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and easyJet offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Naples Airport.

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  • Distance: 826.2 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Positano via Lausanne, Milano Centrale, Napoli Centrale, Napoli Garibaldi, and Castellammare Di Stabia in around 14 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Positano via Rome and Roma in around 22 h 30 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Turin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,800
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Paris CDG to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Turin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Naples via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Vercelli
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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 Vercelli to Salerno
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.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 Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Positano
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Naples
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
Travelmar
Phone
+39089872950
Email
info@travelmar.it
Website
travelmar.it
Ferry from Salerno to Positano
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
travelmar.it

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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