There are 4 ways to get from Positano to Tropea by train, bus or car

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

Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Lamezia Terme Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Tropea Reg / ...

$88 - $128

Cheapest option

Line 5120 bus, bus, line 232 bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 5120 bus from Positano Sponda to Amalfi
  2. Take the line 5120 bus from Amalfi to Salerno
  3. Take the bus from Salerno to Lauria
  4. Take the bus from Lauria to Vibo Valentia
  5. Take the line 232 bus from Vibo Valentia to Tropea 232 / ...

$37 - $56

2 alternative options

Line 5120 bus, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 5120 bus from Amalfi to Salerno 5120
  2. Take the train from Salerno to Tropea Icn

$48 - $69

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Positano to Tropea 264.8 miles

$60 - $95

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

You can take a train from Positano to Tropea via Pompei, Salerno, and Lamezia Terme Centrale in around 6 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Positano to Tropea via Amalfi, Salerno, Lauria, and Vibo Valentia in around 10 h 47 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Tropea
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $11
Trenitalia Intercity
Bus operators
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Amalfi to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Positano Sponda to Amalfi
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Societa Lagonegrese Automobilistica S.R.L.
Phone
0973.21016
Email
slasrl@tiscalinet.it
Website
autolineesla.it
Bus from Salerno to Lauria
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
slasrl.it
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Lauria to Vibo Valentia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Positano to Tropea?

The distance between Positano and Tropea is 248 km. The road distance is 424 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Positano to Tropea?

The cheapest way to get from Positano to Tropea is to line 5120 bus and bus and line 232 bus which costs 29€ - 50€ and takes 10 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Positano to Tropea?

The quickest way to get from Positano to Tropea is to drive which takes 5 h and costs 50€ - 75€.

Is there a direct bus between Positano and Tropea?

No, there is no direct bus from Positano to Tropea. However, there are services departing from Positano Sponda and arriving at Tropea via Amalfi, Salerno, Lauria and Vibo Valentia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Positano to Tropea?

It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to get from Positano to Tropea, including transfers.