There are 4 ways to get from Sorrento to Herculaneum by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Ercolano Scavi Tr3

$2 - $4

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Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Sorrento to Ercolano Scavi Sorrento

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sorrento to Herculaneum 23.8 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Herculaneum 23.8 miles

$5 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sorrento and arriving at Ercolano Scavi. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Sorrento and Herculaneum is 20 km. The road distance is 38.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sorrento to Herculaneum without a car is to subway which takes 1 h 2 min and costs .

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The subway from Sorrento to Ercolano Scavi takes 47 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Sorrento to Herculaneum bus services, operated by EAV, depart from Sorrento station.

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Sorrento to Herculaneum bus services, operated by EAV, arrive at Ercolano Scavi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sorrento to Herculaneum is 38 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Sorrento to Herculaneum.

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There are 6377+ hotels available in Herculaneum. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sorrento to Herculaneum.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

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

EAV operates a bus from Sorrento to Herculaneum 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Sorrento to Ercolano Scavi
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Bus operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Sorrento to Ercolano Scavi
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Other operators
Taxi from Sorrento to Herculaneum
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Consorzio Taxi Vagando
Phone
+39 081 2222
Website
consortaxi.com
Cooperativa taxi Vulcano A RL
Phone
+39 081 542 3101
Naples Airport taxi
Phone
+39 081 18856897
Website
naples-airport-taxi.com
RTLA Partenope Srl
Phone
+39 081 0101
Website
radiotaxilapartenope.it

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