Duration 33 min
Distance 20.9 km
Average price 14€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average ferry between Positano and Sorrento takes 33 min and the fastest ferry takes 30 min. The ferry service runs several times per day from Positano to Sorrento. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Ferry

  1. Positano
  2. Sorrento
40 min
Bookable on Rome2rio
7€ - 17€

Positano to Sorrento ferry times

Ferries run three times a day between Positano and Sorrento. The earliest departure is at 09:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Positano is at 17:00 which arrives into Sorrento at 17:30. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 33 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Positano to Sorrento? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Positano and arriving at Sorrento. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

More details

The distance between Positano and Sorrento is 9 km. The road distance is 20.9 km.

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What companies run services between Positano and Sorrento?

Alilauro S.p.A. operates a ferry from Positano to Sorrento 5 times a day. Tickets cost 12€ - 17€ and the journey takes 40 min. Alicost also services this route twice daily.
Ferry operators
Alicost
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Phone
+39.089.87.14.83
Email
alicostspa@alicost.com
Website
alicost.it
Ferry from Positano to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Alicost

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