There are 4 ways to get from Positano to Paestum by taxi, train, ferry or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Positano to Pompei
  2. Take the train from Pompei to Paestum Reg

$50 - $66

Cheapest option

Ferry, train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Salerno
  2. Take the train from Salerno to Paestum Reg / ...

$20 - $32

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Positano to Paestum 61.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Positano to Paestum 61.2 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Positano to Paestum is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Positano to Paestum is to taxi which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Positano and Paestum is 50 km. The road distance is 97.9 km.

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The best way to get from Positano to Paestum without a car is to taxi and train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Positano to Paestum, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Positano to Paestum is 98 km. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from Positano to Paestum.

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There are 1110+ hotels available in Paestum. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Positano to Paestum.
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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

There is no direct connection from Positano to Paestum. However, you can take the taxi to Pompei then take the train to Paestum. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Positano to Paestum via Salerno, Ligea - Capolinea, Salerno - Concordia, and Salerno in around 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
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 Pompei to Paestum
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Train from Salerno to Paestum
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Positano to Pompei
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Tassisti Salernitani A R.L.
Phone
+39 089 712696
Marraffa Marco
Phone
+39 089 239494

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