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There are 6 ways to get from Salerno to Capri by train, ferry, bus or taxi

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, Hydrofoil  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the Hydrofoil from Naples to Capri VolaViaMare 3/A / ...

18€ - 77€

Cheapest option

Line 5120 bus, ferry via Minori  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the line 5120 bus from Salerno to Minori 5120
  2. Take the ferry from Minori to Capri

16€ - 24€

4 alternative options

Line 5120 bus, ferry  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the line 5120 bus from Salerno to Amalfi 5120
  2. Take the ferry from Amalfi to Capri

20€ - 29€

Train, ferry  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli P. Garibaldi to Sorrento 1
  3. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Capri

23€ - 68€

Bus, line 563 bus, ferry  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Salerno, Salerno to Pompei 538 / ...
  2. Take the line 563 bus from Pompei to Sorrento 563
  3. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Capri

22€ - 32€

Taxi, ferry  •  1h 19m

  1. Take a taxi from Salerno to Sorrento
  2. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Capri

75€ - 93€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salerno to Capri is to line 5120 bus and ferry via Minori which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Salerno to Capri is to taxi and ferry which costs 75€ - 95€ and takes 1h 19m.

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The distance between Salerno and Capri is 48 km.

The best way to get from Salerno to Capri without a car is to train and Hydrofoil which takes 2h 38m and costs 18€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Salerno to Capri, including transfers.

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There are 2938+ hotels available in Capri. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Salerno to Capri.
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  • Distance: 48.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Salerno, Italy and Capri, Campania, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Salerno to Capri. However, you can take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Municipio, take the walk to Naples, then take the Hydrofoil to Capri. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Salerno to Capri via Amalfi and Amalfi in around 3h 5m.

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 Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
7€ - 9€
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 Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
8€ - 12€
Base Standard
21€ - 28€
Base Premium
27€ - 40€
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 Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
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
Train from Salerno to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
13€ - 18€
Smart Low Cost
10€ - 15€
Smart Flex
23€ - 35€
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
Bus operators
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Salerno to Amalfi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
2nd Class
2€ - 4€
Bus from Salerno to Minori
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
2nd Class
2€ - 3€
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Salerno, Salerno to Pompei
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Pompei to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Busitalia Campania SpA
Phone
089-487111
Email
info@fsbusitaliacampania.it
Website
fsbusitalia.it
Bus from Salerno - Concordia to Pompei - Mercato
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Schedules at
fsbusitalia.it
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
Ferry operators
Alicost
Phone
+39.089.87.14.83
Email
alicostspa@alicost.com
Website
alicost.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Alicost
Ferry from Minori to Capri
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Alicost
Lucibello Positano
Phone
+39 089 875032
Website
lucibello.it
Ferry from Amalfi to Capri
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€
Schedules at
lucibello.it
Other operators
Taxi from Salerno to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
60€ - 75€
Taxi H24 Capaccio Paestum di Patrizia Pecora
Phone
+39 392 444 9020
Website
taxicapacciopaestum.it
Tassisti Salernitani A R.L.
Phone
+39 089 712696
Marraffa Marco
Phone
+39 089 239494

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