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There are 10 ways to get from Portofino to Capri by ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Line 1 ferry, train, ferry  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the line 1 ferry from Portofino to Rapallo 1
  2. Take the train from Rapallo to Pisa Centrale Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Firenze S.M.N. Re
  4. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Napoli Centrale Fr
  5. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

70€ - 212€

Cheapest option

Bus, Hydrofoil  •  16h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark Baltour
  2. Take the Hydrofoil from Naples to Capri

52€ - 94€

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Train, Hydrofoil  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the train from Rapallo to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the Hydrofoil from Naples to Capri

62€ - 222€

Bus, ferry  •  16h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Rapallo to Piazzale Montelungo
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Naples
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

78€ - 124€

Drive, Hydrofoil  •  7h 12m

  1. Drive from Portofino to Naples
  2. Take the Hydrofoil from Naples to Capri

101€ - 163€

Line 1 ferry to Genoa, fly to Naples, ferry  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the line 1 ferry from Portofino to Rapallo
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Naples (NAP) GOA - NAP
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

71€ - 794€

Line 1 ferry, train to Milan Linate, fly to Naples, ferry  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the line 1 ferry from Portofino to Rapallo
  2. Take the train from Rapallo to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Naples (NAP) LIN - NAP
  4. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

74€ - 355€

Line 1 ferry to Genoa, fly to Rome, train, ferry  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the line 1 ferry from Portofino to Rapallo
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Rome (FCO) GOA - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  4. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

93€ - 361€

Line 1 ferry, train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Naples, ferry  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the line 1 ferry from Portofino to Rapallo
  2. Take the train from Rapallo to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  4. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Naples (NAP) MXP - NAP
  5. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

60€ - 306€

Line 1 ferry, train to Turin, fly to Naples, ferry  •  10h 56m

  1. Take the line 1 ferry from Portofino to Rapallo
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Naples (NAP) TRN - NAP
  4. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

70€ - 307€

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The cheapest way to get from Portofino to Capri is to bus and Hydrofoil which costs 50€ - 95€ and takes 16h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Portofino to Capri is to drive and Hydrofoil which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 7h 12m.

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It is approximately 587 km to get from Portofino to Capri.

The best way to get from Portofino to Capri without a car is to line 1 ferry and train and ferry which takes 9h 43m and costs 70€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 9h 43m to get from Portofino to Capri, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Genoa Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Ryanair, Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Genoa Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 1252+ hotels available in Capri. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Portofino to Capri.
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  • Distance: 587.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 43m

What companies run services between Portofino, Italy and Capri, Campania, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Portofino to Capri. However, you can take the line 1 ferry to Rapallo, take the walk to Rapallo, take the train to Pisa Centrale, take the train to Firenze S.M.N., take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Municipio, take the walk to Naples, then take the ferry to Capri. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Portofino to Capri via Via Andrea Doria - P.zza Vitt. Veneto, Anagrafe, Rapallo, Roma Termini, Napoli Centrale, Piazza Garibaldi, Municipio, and Naples in around 9h 55m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 250€
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 850€
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 380€
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 380€
Flights from Genoa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Turin to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 390€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
27€ - 130€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Genoa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
23€ - 210€
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
15€ - 330€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
14€ - 450€
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 220€
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rapallo to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Rapallo to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
28€ - 40€
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Rapallo to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rapallo to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
13€ - 18€
Base Standard
29€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
35€ - 50€
Base Standard
60€ - 85€
Base Premium
75€ - 110€
Train from Rapallo to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 50€
Base Standard
60€ - 85€
Base Premium
70€ - 110€
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 26€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
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 Rapallo to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
17€ - 19€
Train from Pisa Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
27€ - 30€
Train from Rapallo to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 23€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
21€ - 23€
Train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 80€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 45€
Smart Low Cost
28€ - 40€
Smart Flex
55€ - 80€
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 28€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 25€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Bus operators
Grouppo Stat
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence to Naples
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Baltour
Ferry operators
Gescab
Phone
+00 39 081704191
Email
info@gescab.it
Website
gescab.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 21€
Website
Gescab
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Adults
16€ - 22€

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