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Ferry from Positano to Salerno

There is usually 12 daily and 84 weekly sailings between Positano and Salerno. 5 operators sail this route Alicost, Grassi Junior, NLG, Positano Jet & Travelmar. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Positano Salerno ferries.

Ferry times from Positano to Salerno

The earliest Positano Salerno ferry sailings typically depart Positano at around 08:40. The average sailing time is approximately 1h 15m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 50m.

Ferry prices from Positano to Salerno

Positano Salerno ferry prices typically range between $33* and $78*. The average price is typically $50*. The cheapest Positano Salerno ferry prices start from $17*. The average price for a foot passenger is $50*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times.

How far is Positano to Salerno?

The distance between Positano to Salerno is approximately 18.4 miles (29.6km) or 16.0 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Positano Salerno ferry?

No ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel onboard between Positano and Salerno.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Positano to Salerno?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Alicost, Grassi Junior, NLG, Positano Jet, Travelmar between Positano and Salerno.

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Positano - Salerno Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 5
Operators Alicost, Grassi Junior, NLG, Positano Jet & Travelmar
Average Price $50*
Average Daily Sailings 12
Average Weekly Sailings 84
Average Sailing Duration 1h 15m
Fastest Sailing Duration 50m
First Ferry 08:40
Last Ferry 19:40
Distance 16 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Positano to Salerno?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Positano to Salerno is approximately 1h 03m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Positano to Salerno?

The average price of a ferry from Positano to Salerno is approximately $50. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Positano to Salerno can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Positano to Salerno?

There are currently 5 popular ferry operators travelling from Positano to Salerno. The following operators that provide this service are
  • NLG
  • Travelmar
  • Alicost
  • Positano Jet
  • Grassi Junior

How can I book ferry tickets from Positano to Salerno?

Ferries from Positano to Salerno are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

How far is Salerno from Positano?

Positano to Salerno is approximately 16 nautical miles distance apart.

Positano to Salerno Travel Guide

Positano Port Guide

The Italian village of Positano is located on the Amalfi Coast in the Campania region of Italy. This enchanting place is most known for its beautiful warren of colourful houses overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea. Positano ferry port is easily accessible by public transport.

You can take the 5070 bus westbound along the Amalfi coast and disembark at Sponda in Positano, which is only a short walk from the terminal. For passengers arriving in Italy by plane, the closest airport to Positano port is Naples International Airport, with flights departing to England, France, Spain and Greece. The address is Positano Ferry Terminal, 84017 Positano, SA, Italy.

The village began life as a fishing village and is today chic resort, famous for its hotels and boutiques along with its winding stairways that connect the town and the cliffs above. As land is scarce, buildings are stacked on top of each other, on steep slopes. The villages open areas are cultivated with vegetables and fruit which thrive in the village's fertile volcanic soil. The village has a couple of gravelly beaches which is rare in an area characterised by steep rocky cliffs that descend straight into the sea. Parts of the beaches are free but some sections have been cordoned off where visitors have to pay to use a sun bed. Unfortunately there aren't many cheap options in Positano, although the restaurants do offer a wide selection of options that should suit most people. Restaurants line the back of the beach, but if the atmosphere is too noisy and touristy for you, try ascending the steps or roads to a quieter spot.

Port Salerno Guide

The Italian city of Salerno is located on the Gulf of Salerno along the Amalfi Coast and has long since been the capital of the Salerno region of Italy. The city is located in the centre of a geographical triangle nicknamed the Tourist Triangle of the 3 P's, whose corners take in the towns of Pompeii, Paestum and Positano.

Salerno ferry port is easily reached from Naples, Milan and Rome by bus and high-speed train. For example, you can get the MET train (Red Line) from Napoli Campi Flegrei directly to Salerno ferry terminal. There are also plenty of buses which travel across the Amalfi Coast such as 5120. For those travelling by plane, Napoli Capodichino is the closest international airport, with flights departing to England, Spain, France and Greece. The address of Salerno ferry port is Piazza della Concordia, 84123 Salerno SA, Italy.

Salerno is located at the geographical centre of a triangle nicknamed Tourist Triangle of the 3 P (namely a triangle with the corners in Pompeii, Paestum and Positano). This provides Salerno with a unique opportunity to attract tourists who visit the city to take in sights that include the Lungomare Trieste, the Castello di Arechi, the Duomo and the Museo Didattico della Scuola Medica Salernitana.


Positano to Salerno Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 5/20/2024 and 5/26/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Grassi Junior 08:40 09:45 1 hour 5 minutes Everyday
Travelmar 10:00 11:15 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
Travelmar 11:30 12:45 1 hour 15 minutes Mon
Travelmar 12:00 13:20 1 hour 20 minutes Everyday
Grassi Junior 12:50 14:30 1 hour 40 minutes Everyday
Travelmar 13:30 14:45 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
Travelmar 15:30 16:50 1 hour 20 minutes Everyday
Grassi Junior 16:45 18:25 1 hour 40 minutes Everyday
Travelmar 17:00 18:20 1 hour 20 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun
Alicost 17:25 18:40 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
NLG 18:04 18:59 55 minutes Everyday
Travelmar 18:30 19:45 1 hour 15 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Alicost 19:40 20:50 1 hour 10 minutes Mon, Sat, Sun
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