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

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

Train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Roma Termini Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...

$91 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice Mestre, St. di autobus to Naples, Via Benedetto Brin RegioJet
  2. Take the subway from Via Gianturco to Sorrento Tr3

$35 - $49

7 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Rome 540
  2. Take the bus from Roma to Positano Marozzi

$56 - $80

Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Positano 485.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Venice to Naples, subway, line 5070 bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Naples (NAP) VCE - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
  3. Take the line 5070 bus from Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$46 - $146

Train to Verona, fly to Naples, subway  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Naples (NAP) VRN - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$61 - $367

Fly Venice to Rome, train, subway  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Rome (FCO) VCE - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$82 - $306

Fly Venice Treviso to Naples, subway, line 5070 bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Naples (NAP) TSF - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
  3. Take the line 5070 bus from Sorrento to Positano Sponda

$69 - $301

Train to Bologna, fly to Naples, subway  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Naples (NAP) BLQ - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$132 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Positano is to bus and subway which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 15 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Positano is to fly and subway and line 5070 bus which costs 35€ - 130€ and takes 6 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Positano. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Positano via Roma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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The distance between Venice and Positano is 563 km. The road distance is 776.2 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Positano without a car is to train which takes 6 h 49 min and costs 75€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Venice to Positano, including transfers.

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Venice to Positano bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Positano is to train which takes 6 h 49 min and costs 75€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Venice to Positano bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, arrive at Positano station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Positano.
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  • Distance: 351.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Venice to Positano via Roma Termini, Napoli Centrale, Napoli Garibaldi, and Castellammare Di Stabia in around 6 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Positano via Rome and Roma in around 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Verona to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Venice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Bologna to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Verona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Bologna to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $170
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Verona to Naples via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Verona to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Train operators
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 Venezia S.Lucia to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Via Gianturco to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
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 Venezia Santa Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Positano
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Venice Mestre, St. di autobus to Naples, Via Benedetto Brin
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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