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There are 12 ways to get from Positano to Portofino by train, bus, subway, 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  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari Fb / ...

$101 - $175

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the bus from Naples, Naples to Genoa, Genoa 594 / ...

$50 - $93

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Train via Roma Termini  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini 8952 / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Chiavari Fb / ...

$73 - $129

Bus  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Pompei to Genova

$53 - $67

Subway, train  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Rapallo Ic

$79 - $105

Drive  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Positano to Portofino 461.2 miles

$110 - $160

Line 5070 bus, subway to Naples, fly to Genoa, line 82 bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 5070 bus from Positano Sponda to Meta
  2. Take the subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Genoa (GOA) NAP - GOA
  4. Take the line 82 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure FS to Portofino

$55 - $209

Line 5070 bus, subway, train to Rome, fly to Genoa  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 5070 bus from Positano Sponda to Meta
  2. Take the subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
  4. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Genoa (GOA) FCO - GOA

$70 - $319

Line 5070 bus, subway to Naples, fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 5070 bus from Positano Sponda to Meta
  2. Take the subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Linate (LIN) NAP - LIN
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$78 - $271

Line 5070 bus, subway to Naples, fly to Turin, train  •  11 h

  1. Take the line 5070 bus from Positano Sponda to Meta
  2. Take the subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Turin (TRN) NAP - TRN
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole
  5. Take the train from Genova Brignole to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$54 - $223

Fly Naples to Milan Malpensa, train  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) NAP - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$76 - $242

Line 5070 bus, subway to Naples, fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 5070 bus from Positano Sponda to Meta
  2. Take the subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
  3. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) NAP - BGY
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$66 - $269

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Positano to Portofino is to bus which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 12 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Positano to Portofino is to drive which costs 95€ - 140€ and takes 7 h 19 min.

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The distance between Positano and Portofino is 595 km. The road distance is 737.8 km.

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The best way to get from Positano to Portofino without a car is to train which takes 9 h 19 min and costs 85€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to get from Positano to Portofino, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Positano to Portofino is to train which takes 9 h 19 min and costs 85€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 12 h 13 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Positano to Portofino is 738 km. It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to drive from Positano to Portofino.

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

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There are 1572+ hotels available in Portofino. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Positano to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 371.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Positano to Portofino via Castellammare Di Stabia, Napoli Garibaldi, Napoli Centrale, Firenze S.Maria Novella, Firenze Smn, Pisa Centrale, Chiavari, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 9 h 19 min. Alternatively, Autolinee Giuliano s.a.s di Giuliano Renato &C. operates a bus from Positano to Portofino 5 times a week. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Naples to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,700
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Train operators
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Chiavari
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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 Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
Train from Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Genova Brignole to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Subway from Meta to Napoli Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
eavsrl.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 Napoli Centrale to Rapallo
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Giuliano s.a.s di Giuliano Renato &C.
Phone
+39 0974.836185
Website
giulianobus.com
Bus from Pompei to Genova
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
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 Naples, Naples to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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