There are 6 ways to get from Sydney to Positano by plane, train, ferry, car ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Naples, train, ferry  •  30 h 24 min

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

$520 - $796

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome, train, ferry  •  30 h 50 min

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

$383 - $734

4 alternative options

Fly to Lamezia Terme, train, ferry  •  33 h 24 min

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

$1,146 - $3,169

Fly to Bari, train, ferry  •  34 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Bari (BRI) SYD - BRI
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Caserta
  3. Take the train from Caserta to Salerno
  4. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$1,010 - $2,490

Fly to Rome Ciampino, train, ferry  •  33 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) SYD - CIA
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Positano

$843 - $2,172

Fly to Dubrovnik, car ferry, bus, subway  •  42 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Dubrovnik (DBV) SYD - DBV
  2. Take the car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
  3. Take the bus from Bari-Porto to Napoli
  4. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$912 - $2,386

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Positano is 16151 km.

It takes approximately 30 h 24 min to get from Sydney to Positano, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to Naples Airport. The quickest flight takes 23 h 50 min and has two stopovers.

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Positano is 9 h behind Sydney. It is currently 3:42 AM in Sydney and 6:42 PM in Positano.

Cathay Pacific, Eurowings, Garuda Indonesia and nine other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 4738+ hotels available in Positano. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Positano.
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  • Distance: 10094.4 miles
  • Duration: 30 h 24 min

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Positano, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Positano. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney 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 train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney 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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sydney to Lamezia Terme via Singapore Changi, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
26 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Suvarnabhumi, Rome
Ave. Duration
25 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Dubai, Rome
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Athens
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Abu Dhabi, Athens
Ave. Duration
26 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Singapore Changi, Athens
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Prague
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Dubai, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Dubai, Prague
Ave. Duration
26 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Budapest
Ave. Duration
31 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Shanghai Pudong, Prague
Ave. Duration
31 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Suvarnabhumi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
32 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Singapore Changi, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
23 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Soekarno–Hatta, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
30 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Singapore Changi, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
24 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Soekarno–Hatta, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Dubai, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
23 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Suvarnabhumi, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
29 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,400
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Abu Dhabi, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Singapore Changi, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
24 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Soekarno–Hatta, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Doha, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
25 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Dubai, Rome
Ave. Duration
25 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
23 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Lamezia Terme via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
28 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Sydney to Lamezia Terme via Dubai, Rome
Ave. Duration
26 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,500
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
27 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Hong Kong, Munich
Ave. Duration
25 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
28 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Sydney to Lamezia Terme via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $7,500
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $7,000
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
27 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
27 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Hong Kong, Munich
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
23 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Lamezia Terme via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
28 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,300
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,700
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
25 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Singapore Changi, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
25 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Doha, Athens
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sydney to Lamezia Terme via Doha, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Skopje
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Rome Ciampino via Doha, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
31 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
22 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Singapore Changi, Rome
Ave. Duration
26 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
22 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Bari via Doha, Athens
Ave. Duration
24 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Doha
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $1,700
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Sydney to Naples via Doha, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
25 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
22 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,800
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
29 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,600
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Rome via Xi An
Ave. Duration
29 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Sydney to Dubrovnik via Hong Kong, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,100
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
Train from Caserta to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
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 Bari Centrale to Caserta
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari-Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bari Porto to Napoli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
marinobus.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
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