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There are 5 ways to get from Potenza to Amalfi Coast by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno

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Bus, line 5120 bus

  1. Take the bus from Potenza - Viale del Basento to Salerno - Piazza della Concordia
  2. Take the line 5120 bus from Salerno to Atrani

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Italobus Connections, line 5120 bus

  1. Take the Italobus Connections from Potenza to Salerno
  2. Take the line 5120 bus from Salerno to Atrani

Train, line 5120 bus

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno
  2. Take the line 5120 bus from Salerno to Atrani

Drive

  1. Drive from Potenza to Amalfi Coast
Potenza → Amalfi Coast
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Yes, travel within Italy is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amalfi Coast is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amalfi Coast is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Amalfi Coast is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 17 Nov 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Amalfi Coast is to bus and line 5120 bus which costs €9 - €15 and takes 4h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Potenza to Amalfi Coast is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Potenza to Amalfi Coast. However, there are services departing from Potenza and arriving at Atrani via Salerno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Potenza and Amalfi Coast is 102 km. The road distance is 133.6 km.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Amalfi Coast without a car is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs €40 - €95.

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It takes approximately 2h 24m to get from Potenza to Amalfi Coast, including transfers.

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Potenza to Amalfi Coast bus services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Potenza station.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Amalfi Coast is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs €40 - €95. Alternatively, you can Italobus Connections and line 5120 bus, which costs and takes 3h 58m.

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Potenza to Amalfi Coast bus services, operated by Sita Sud, arrive at Atrani station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Amalfi Coast is 134 km. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Potenza to Amalfi Coast.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Amalfi Coast.
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  • Distance: 101.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 24m

What companies run services between Potenza, Italy and Amalfi Coast, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno every 4 hours. Tickets cost €7 - €16 and the journey takes 1h 53m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Potenza to Amalfi Coast via Salerno and Atrani in around 3h 58m.

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 Potenza Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €16
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Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €50
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Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Bus operators
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Bus from Potenza to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Italo Treno
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Potenza - Viale del Basento to Salerno - Piazza della Concordia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Website
Autolinee Liscio

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