There are 5 ways to get from Salerno to Herculaneum by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Portici-Ercolano Reg / ...

$3 - $9

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Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Salerno to Naples 5000

$9 - $12

Line 4 bus, subway  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Salerno - Autostazione Vinciprova to Scafati - Stazione Vesuviana 4 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Scafati to Ercolano Scavi Tr2

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salerno to Herculaneum 30.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Salerno to Herculaneum 30.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Salerno to Herculaneum is to line 4 bus and subway which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salerno to Herculaneum is to taxi which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salerno and arriving at Portici-Ercolano. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Salerno and Herculaneum is 40 km. The road distance is 48.7 km.

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The best way to get from Salerno to Herculaneum without a car is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs 3€ - 8€.

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The train from Salerno to Portici-Ercolano takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Salerno to Herculaneum train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Salerno station.

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The best way to get from Salerno to Herculaneum is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs 3€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Salerno to Herculaneum train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Portici-Ercolano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salerno to Herculaneum is 49 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Salerno to Herculaneum.

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The nearest airport to Herculaneum is Naples (NAP) Airport which is 9.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Rome Ciampino (CIA) (183.7 km).

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There are 6306+ hotels available in Herculaneum. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salerno to Herculaneum.
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  • Distance: 25.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Salerno, Italy and Herculaneum, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Salerno to Herculaneum hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, Sita Sud operates a bus from Salerno to Herculaneum hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Portici-Ercolano
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Scafati to Ercolano Scavi
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Bus operators
Busitalia Campania SpA
Phone
089-487111
Email
info@fsbusitaliacampania.it
Website
fsbusitaliacampania.it
Bus from Salerno - Autostazione Vinciprova to Scafati - Stazione Vesuviana
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
fsbusitaliacampania.it
Other operators
Taxi from Salerno to Herculaneum
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Tassisti Salernitani A R.L.
Phone
+39 089 712696
Marraffa Marco
Phone
+39 089 239494

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