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

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Train  •  1 h 29 min

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

$3 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus Sita Sud  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Salerno to Naples 5000

$9 - $12

Bus Busitalia Campania SpA  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Salerno - Autostazione Vinciprova to Porta Marina Pompei 4 Pompei

$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 bus which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 2 h 13 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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  • 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

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 Portici-Ercolano
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Bus operators
Busitalia Campania SpA
Phone
089-487111
Email
info@fsbusitaliacampania.it
Website
fsbusitaliacampania.it
Bus from Salerno - Autostazione Vinciprova to Porta Marina Pompei
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 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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There are 6671+ hotels available in Herculaneum. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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