There are 9 ways to get from Santorini to Positano by plane, train, ferry, car, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Naples, train, ferry  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Naples (NAP) JTR - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$116 - $605

8 alternative options

Fly to Rome, train, ferry  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Rome (FCO) JTR - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$144 - $493

Fly to Lamezia Terme, train, ferry  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Santorini (JTR) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) JTR - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$202 - $2,378

Catamaran, drive, carferry, train  •  33 h 58 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  2. Drive from Piraeus to Patras
  3. Take the carferry from Patras to Brindisi
  4. Take the train from Brindisi to Caserta Fa

$213 - $362

Catamaran, bus, bus and ferry, subway  •  35 h 21 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Peiraias to Katerini
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Katerini to Ancona
  4. Take the bus from Ancona to Naples
  5. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$287 - $404

Ferry, bus, carferry  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Durrës
  3. Take the carferry from Durrës to Bari
  4. Take the bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
  5. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$202 - $361

Ferry, bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
  2. Take the bus from Heraklion to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Napoli
  4. Take the bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento

$409 - $542

Ferry, bus, subway  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the ferry from Santorini to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Napoli
  4. Take the subway from Napoli - Porta Nolana to Sorrento Tr3

$356 - $475

Catamaran, drive, carferry  •  29 h 51 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Santorini to Piraeus
  2. Drive from Piraeus to Patras
  3. Take the carferry from Patras to Brindisi
  4. Drive from Brindisi to Positano

$183 - $319

Questions & Answers

The distance between Santorini and Positano is 1063 km.

The best way to get from Santorini to Positano without a car is to Catamaran and bus and bus and ferry and subway which takes 35 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from Santorini to Positano, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santorini Airport to Naples Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Positano is 1 h behind Santorini. It is currently 6:08 PM in Santorini and 5:08 PM in Positano.

Aegean Airlines, Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and four other airlines offer flights from Santorini Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 4738+ hotels available in Positano. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santorini to Santorini Airport is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Santorini to Positano.
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  • Distance: 664.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 44 min

What companies run services between Santorini, Greece and Positano, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Mesariá to Positano. However, you can take the taxi to Santorini airport, fly to Naples, take the walk to Napoli - Capodichino Aeroporto, take the bus to Naples - Piazza Garibaldi, take the walk to Napoli Centrale, take the train to Salerno, take the walk to Salerno, then take the ferry to Positano. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Santorini airport, fly to Rome, take the walk to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the train to Roma Termini, take the train to Salerno, take the walk to Salerno, then take the ferry to Positano.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Naples via Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Santorini to Rome via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Santorini to Lamezia Terme via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santorini to Naples via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Santorini to Lamezia Terme via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Santorini to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Santorini to Lamezia Terme via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Santorini to Lamezia Terme via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santorini to Naples via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santorini to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Santorini to Lamezia Terme via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
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 Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Brindisi to Caserta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli - Porta Nolana to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Bus operators
KTEL Pierias S.A.
Phone
23510 46720
Website
ktelpierias.gr
Bus from Peiraias to Katerini
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ktelpierias.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Katerini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Ancona to Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Durrës
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Heraklion to Sofia
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Napoli
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$240 - $310
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Ferry operators
Travelmar
Phone
+39089872950
Email
info@travelmar.it
Website
travelmar.it
Ferry from Salerno to Positano
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
travelmar.it
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Santorini to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$70 - $100
Ferry from Santorini to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$75 - $110
1st Class
$90 - $130
Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Grimaldi Lines
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Durrës to Bari
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$70 - $80
Car
$110 - $125
Inside cabin 2 beds
$105 - $115
Inner cabin 2 beds
$115 - $125

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