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There are 12 ways to get from Positano to French Riviera by ferry, train, bus, car ferry 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

Ferry, train  •  13h 54m

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Sorrento
  2. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi 1
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to St Raphael Valescure Ec

105€ - 208€

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  23h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Positano to Roma
  2. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Toulon
  3. Take the bus from Hyeres Airport to Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

74€ - 107€

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Train, ferry  •  17h 31m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Juan Les Pins Ter
  4. Take the ferry from Juan Les Pins to Saint-Tropez
  5. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

183€ - 292€

Train, bus, ferry via Genoa  •  20h 34m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi 1
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to St Raphael Valescure Ec
  4. Take the bus from Saint-Raphaël Gare Routiere to Saint-Tropez - Gare Routiere
  5. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

107€ - 140€

Train, bus, ferry  •  22h 15m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi 1
  2. Take the bus from Naples, Naples to Toulon
  3. Take the train from Toulon to Les Arcs Draguignan Ter / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

80€ - 137€

Car ferry, travel  •  14h 54m

  1. Take the car ferry from Naples to Casamicciola Terme
  2. Travel from Casamicciola to French Riviera

Ferry, ferry to Naples, fly to Nice, train  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Capri
  2. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Nice (NCE) NAP - NCE
  4. Take the train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
  5. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  6. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

102€ - 335€

Ferry, ferry to Naples, fly to Genoa, train  •  14h 23m

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Capri
  2. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Genoa (GOA) NAP - GOA
  4. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to St Raphael Valescure
  5. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  6. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

123€ - 285€

Ferry, train, train to Rome, fly to Nice  •  13h 37m

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Sorrento
  2. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  4. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Nice (NCE) FCO - NCE
  5. Take the train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
  6. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  7. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

91€ - 255€

Ferry, ferry to Naples, fly to Marseille, train  •  13h 37m

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Capri
  2. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Marseille (MRS) NAP - MRS
  4. Take the train from Aix En Provence Tgv to St Raphael Valescure
  5. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  6. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

154€ - 367€

Ferry, ferry to Naples, fly to Milan Linate, train  •  16h 12m

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Capri
  2. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Linate (LIN) NAP - LIN
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to St Raphael Valescure
  5. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  6. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

142€ - 330€

Ferry, ferry to Naples, fly to Turin, train  •  18h 20m

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Capri
  2. Take the ferry from Capri to Naples
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Turin (TRN) NAP - TRN
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Ventimiglia
  5. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Juan Les Pins
  6. Take the ferry from Juan Les Pins to Saint-Tropez
  7. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

147€ - 308€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Positano to French Riviera is to bus and ferry which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 23h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Positano to French Riviera is to ferry and fly and train which costs 100€ - 340€ and takes 12h 15m.

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The distance between Positano and French Riviera is 700 km.

The best way to get from Positano to French Riviera without a car is to ferry and train which takes 13h 54m and costs 100€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 13h 54m to get from Positano to French Riviera, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 2671+ hotels available in French Riviera. Prices start at 97€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Positano to French Riviera.
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  • Distance: 437.6 miles
  • Duration: 13h 54m

What companies run services between Positano, Italy and French Riviera, FR-93, France?

There is no direct connection from Positano to French Riviera. However, you can take the ferry to Sorrento, take the walk to Sorrento, take the train to Napoli P. Garibaldi, take the walk to Napoli Centrale, take the train to Milano Centrale, take the train to St Raphael Valescure, then take the travel to French Riviera. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Positano to French Riviera via Castellammare di Stabia, Napoli P. Garibaldi, Napoli Centrale, Milano Centrale, Ventimiglia, Juan Les Pins, Juan Les Pins, Saint-Tropez, and Les Issambres in around 17h 31m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 950€
Flights from Naples to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Flights from Rome to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 330€
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 330€
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 280€
Flights from Naples to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 340€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 250€
Flights from Naples to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Naples to Marseille via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 240€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 280€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
24€ - 160€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 460€
Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
EAV
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 Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Italo Treno
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 Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
thello.com
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Juan Les Pins
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 12€
1st Class
11€ - 18€
Train from Toulon to Les Arcs Draguignan
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 13€
1st Class
13€ - 21€
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 13€
1st Class
12€ - 20€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Toulon to Les Arcs Draguignan
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 20€
1st Class
29€ - 32€
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 20€
1st Class
27€ - 31€
Train from Aix En Provence Tgv to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
34€ - 39€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
34€ - 39€
1st Class
50€ - 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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 29€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Train from Torino Porta Nuova to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
28€ - 34€
Bus operators
Varlib
Phone
0970 830 380
Website
varlib.fr
Bus from Saint-Raphaël Gare Routiere to Saint-Tropez - Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
3€
Website
Varlib
Bus from Hyeres Airport to Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
3€
Website
Varlib
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 Naples, Naples to Toulon
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Toulon
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Positano to Roma
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
Marozzi VT
Ferry operators
Alilauro S.p.A.
Phone
+39 081 497 2222
Email
alilauro@alilauro.it
Website
alilauro.it
Ferry from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Alilauro S.p.A.
Standard
13€ - 19€
Ferry from Positano to Capri
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 22€
Website
Alilauro S.p.A.
Standard
14€ - 20€
Alicost
Phone
+39.089.87.14.83
Email
alicostspa@alicost.com
Website
alicost.it
Ferry from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Alicost
Ferry from Positano to Capri
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Alicost
Riviera Lines
Phone
04 92 98 71 31
Email
croisieres@riviera-lines.com
Website
riviera-lines.com
Ferry from Juan Les Pins to Saint-Tropez
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€
Website
Riviera Lines
Les Bateaux Verts
Phone
+33 (0)494 492 939
Email
info@bateauxverts.com
Website
bateauxverts.com
Ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€
Website
Les Bateaux Verts
Ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€
Website
Les Bateaux Verts
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Naples to Casamicciola Terme
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
SNAV
Gescab
Phone
+00 39 081704191
Email
info@gescab.it
Website
gescab.it
Ferry from Positano to Capri
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 19€
Website
Gescab
Ferry from Capri to Naples
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 26€
Website
Gescab
Lucibello Positano
Phone
+39 089 875032
Website
lucibello.it
Ferry from Positano to Capri
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
20€
Schedules at
lucibello.it

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