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There are 4 ways to get from Positano to Sorrento by bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Positano Chiesa Nuova to Sorrento

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Ferry

  1. Take the ferry from Positano to Sorrento

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Positano to Sorrento

Drive

  1. Drive from Positano to Sorrento

Positano to Sorrento by bus

The bus journey time between Positano and Sorrento is around 50 min and covers a distance of around 22 km. Operated by Sita Sud and Marozzi VT, the Positano to Sorrento bus service departs from Positano Chiesa Nuova and arrives in Sorrento. Typically 146 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

146 Weekly Buses
50 min Average Duration
€2 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Positano to Sorrento is to drive which costs €2 - €5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Positano to Sorrento is to taxi which costs €20 - €25 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Positano Chiesa Nuova and arriving at Sorrento. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Positano and arriving at Sorrento. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between Positano and Sorrento is 9 km. The road distance is 16.4 km.

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The best way to get from Positano to Sorrento without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs €2 - €12.

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The bus from Positano Chiesa Nuova to Sorrento takes 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Positano to Sorrento bus services, operated by Sita Sud, depart from Positano Chiesa Nuova station.

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Positano to Sorrento bus services, operated by Sita Sud, arrive at Sorrento station.

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Map of how to get from Positano to Sorrento.
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  • Distance: 9.3 km
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Sita Sud operates a bus from Positano Chiesa Nuova to Sorrento hourly. Tickets cost €2 - €3 and the journey takes 50 min. Marozzi VT also services this route 5 times a week.

Bus operators
Sita Sud
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Marozzi VT
Ferry operators
Alilauro GRU.SO.N.
Phone
081.878.14.30
Email
info@alilaurogruson.it
Website
alilaurogruson.com
Ferry from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15
Schedules at
alilaurogruson.com
Lucibello Positano
Phone
+39 089 811164
Email
support@positanojet.it
Website
lucibello.it
Ferry from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8
Schedules at
lucibello.it
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Adults
€15 - €21
Alicost
Phone
+39.089.87.14.83
Email
alicostspa@alicost.com
Website
alicost.it
Ferry from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Alicost
Other operators
Taxi from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Taxi Sorrento
Phone
+390818782204
Taxi service amalfi
Phone
+39 334 712 6984
Taxi Amalfi
Phone
+39 334 538 7847
Amalfi Tour Leader
Phone
+39 331 9078577
Website
amalfitourleader.it
Amalfi Tour Leader
Phone
+393319078577
Website
amalfitourleader.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Positano to Sorrento is 16 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Positano to Sorrento.

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