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There are 4 ways to get from Sorrento to Positano by bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Priora to Positano Chiesa Nuova

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Ferry

  1. Take the ferry from Sorrento to Positano

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Sorrento to Positano

Drive

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Positano

Sorrento to Positano by bus

The bus journey time between Sorrento and Positano is around 35 min and covers a distance of around 16 km. Operated by Sita Sud and Marozzi VT, the Sorrento to Positano bus service departs from Priora and arrives in Positano Chiesa Nuova. Typically 54 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

54 Weekly Buses
35 min Average Duration
€1 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Sorrento to Positano is to drive which costs €2 - €4 and takes 20 min.

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The fastest way to get from Sorrento to Positano is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €19 - €24 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Priora and arriving at Positano Chiesa Nuova. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Sorrento and arriving at Positano. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between Sorrento and Positano is 9 km. The road distance is 15.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sorrento to Positano without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs €1 - €12.

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The bus from Priora to Positano Chiesa Nuova takes 35 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Sorrento to Positano bus services, operated by Sita Sud, depart from Priora station.

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Sorrento to Positano bus services, operated by Sita Sud, arrive at Positano Chiesa Nuova station.

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Map of how to get from Sorrento to Positano.
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  • Distance: 9.3 km
  • Duration: 35 min

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

Sita Sud operates a bus from Priora to Positano Chiesa Nuova every 3 hours. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 35 min. Marozzi VT also services this route 5 times a week.

Bus operators
Sita Sud
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Sorrento to Positano
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Marozzi VT
Ferry operators
Alilauro GRU.SO.N.
Phone
081.878.14.30
Email
info@alilaurogruson.it
Website
alilaurogruson.com
Ferry from Sorrento to Positano
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15
Schedules at
alilaurogruson.com
Lucibello Positano
Phone
+39 089 811164
Email
support@positanojet.it
Website
lucibello.it
Ferry from Sorrento to Positano
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8
Schedules at
lucibello.it
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Sorrento to Positano
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €19
Website
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Adults
€14 - €19
Other operators
Taxi from Sorrento to Positano
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Taxi Sorrento
Phone
+390818782204

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Yes, the driving distance between Sorrento to Positano is 15 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Sorrento to Positano.

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