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The cheapest ferries from Sorrento to Positano

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap ferry ticket from Sorrento to Positano is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Positano Jet
04:40PM0h40
Sorrento
05:20PMPositano
$221One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Positano Jet
07:40PM0h40
Sorrento
08:20PMPositano
$221One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Seremar
10:10AM1h10
Sorrento
11:20AMPositano
$231One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Seremar
12:05PM1h10
Sorrento
01:15PMPositano
$231One-way
0 transfers
NLG
04:10PM1h40
Sorrento
05:50PMPositano
$261One-way
0 transfers

Sorrento to Positano Ferry Timetables

OperatorDeparture TimeArrival TimeDurationSailing Days
Operator
Positano Jet
Departure Time
04:40PM
Arrival Time
05:20PM
Duration
0h40
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
NLG
Departure Time
09:00AM
Arrival Time
10:25AM
Duration
1h25
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
NLG
Departure Time
04:10PM
Arrival Time
05:50PM
Duration
1h40
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
NLG
Departure Time
11:00AM
Arrival Time
11:35AM
Duration
0h35
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
Seremar
Departure Time
10:10AM
Arrival Time
11:20AM
Duration
1h10
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
NLG
Departure Time
09:30AM
Arrival Time
10:30AM
Duration
1h00
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
Positano Jet
Departure Time
07:40PM
Arrival Time
08:20PM
Duration
0h40
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
Seremar
Departure Time
12:05PM
Arrival Time
01:15PM
Duration
1h10
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Operator
NLG
Departure Time
12:25PM
Arrival Time
01:25PM
Duration
1h00
Sailing Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

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Fastest ferry times from Sorrento to Positano

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

1 h 2 m

Ferries per day

9

Distance

9 km

Of the 9 ferries that leave Sorrento for Positano every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
NLG
11:00AM0h35
Sorrento
11:35AMPositano
$261One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Positano Jet
04:40PM0h40
Sorrento
05:20PMPositano
$221One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Positano Jet
07:40PM0h40
Sorrento
08:20PMPositano
$221One-way
0 transfers
NLG
12:25PM1h00
Sorrento
01:25PMPositano
$261One-way
0 transfers
NLG
09:30AM1h00
Sorrento
10:30AMPositano
$261One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Ferry from Sorrento to Positano

distanceDistance6 miles (9 km)
durationAverage ferry duration30 min
priceAverage ferry ticket price$30 (€26)
changesDirect ferryYes
carriersFerry operatorsNLG, Positano Jet, Alilauro, Seremar, Travelmar or Badajoz Sevilla Bus S. L.
footPassengersFoot passengers:Yes

Ferries from Sorrento to Positano cover the 6 miles (9 km) long journey taking on average 30 min with our travel partners like NLG, Positano Jet, Alilauro, Seremar, Travelmar or Badajoz Sevilla Bus S. L. There are direct ferry services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $30 (€26), you can find the cheapest ferry ticket for as low as $21 (€18).

Ferry operators: NLG, Positano Jet and Alilauro from Sorrento to Positano

NLG, Positano Jet and Alilauro ferries will get you from Sorrento to Positano from $21 (€18). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best ferry times and tickets for your trip.

Alilauro is an Italian ferry company that operates a fleet of hydrofoils and ferries between the islands of the Gulf of Naples, Italy. The company operates a total of 12 vessels, with services to the islands of Capri, Ischia, Ponza and Procida, as well as to the Amalfi Coast and the Sorrento Peninsula. They also have a variety of services on board like restaurant, bar, and entertainment. The cost of a ferry ticket will vary depending on the route, the time of year, and the type of accommodation selected.

Ferries from Sorrento to Positano

Ferries offer a convenient and easy way to travel from Sorrento to Positano - one of the most beautiful beach towns in Italy, and a jewel of the Amalfi Coast. Positano isn't easy to reach by trains or buses (or even by road), so ferries from Sorrento to Positano are a sensible transport option, and finding a suitable departure shouldn't be hard. Volaviamare offers 3 daily sailings from Sorrento, from April to October. Two boats leave from the easily-accessible Port of Sorrento in the morning, and there should be an afternoon ferry as well. Journeys won't take too long on the company's high-speed ferries, covering the route in 35-40 minutes - so organizing a day trip to the scenic coastal town will be easy. One thing that passengers should know: there's no space for vehicles on Volaviamare ferries, but bikes are allowed. However, parking is available at the Port of Sorrento, so self-driving vacationers can still head to Positano without any problems.

Timetable of ferries from Sorrento to Positano

Finding a convenient sailing from Sorrento to Positano won't be hard, providing travelers make the trip in the region's tourist season. Ferries from Sorrento to Positano do not leave the Port of Sorrento for Positano in winter and early spring (November to March), which may be worth bearing in mind when arranging out of season travel. From April to the end of October, there are 3 services every day. All involve high-speed ferries, and take 35-40 minutes to reach Positano. Most boats leave in the morning, although there will be an afternoon departure as well, but there are no evening services to Positano from Sorrento. Ticket prices include discounts for passengers under 12 years of age, and those under 3 travel free of charge. However, expect surcharges to carry pets on board, and extra fees for bulky luggage as well. If travelers have any special needs, staff can be requested to provide assistance. The ferry operator will need advanced notice if assistance is needed, and this should be possible to request during the booking stage.

What do you need to know to travel by ferries from Sorrento to Positano?

Departure port: All ferries from Sorrento to Positano will leave from the Port of Sorrento. The port is located in the lower part of the city of Sorrento but is easily accessible from all parts of town. It can be reached on foot from the city center via a passenger elevator, while port shuttle buses run from the station and the center. Sheltered parking is available at the port, with reasonable fees for daily and extended stays. However, there are few facilities at the port. Cafes and stores can be found nearby, but it makes sense to stock up on essentials before sailing.

Arrival port: Ferries from Sorrento will dock at Molo Pennello, which isn't far from Positano's Old Town and Spiaggia Grande (the most popular beach). Positano and the Amalfi Coast in general is very hilly, but SITA buses can transport arrivals to various locations in the nearby area (they stop at the port so transferring won't be difficult). Local orange buses also climb into the town, avoiding the need for length stair climbs. There aren't many facilities at the port, but the seafront is well served by fine restaurants, bars, and places to shop.

FAQs: Ferry from Sorrento to Positano

FAQs: Take the ferry to Positano easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Sorrento to Positano.
FAQs
Cheap ferry tickets from Sorrento to Positano can start from as little as $21 (€18) when you book in advance. The average ferry ticket price for Sorrento to Positano is $30 (€26); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by ferry from Sorrento to Positano is 30 min   to travel the 6 mile (9 km) long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first ferry from Sorrento to Positano leaves at 7: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last ferry from Sorrento to Positano leaves at 5: 40 PM.
No, there are no cabins on ferries from Sorrento to Positano.
No, there are no vehicle options on ferries from Sorrento to Positano.
Yes, travelling as a foot passenger from Sorrento to Positano is possible with with NLG, Positano Jet, Seremar or Travelmar. We recommend arriving at least one hour before the trip if you are travelling on foot but please check specific times for each route. If you need book your travel to the departure port check our trains, buses and flight options on Omio.
When taking a ferry from Sorrento to Positano, you can count on NLG, Positano Jet, Alilauro, Seremar, Travelmar or Badajoz Sevilla Bus S. L. For the best way to get you to Positano. You can also check all possible ferry operators who offer a service to Positano from Sorrento and compare the amenities they offer before buying a ferry ticket.

Passengers board the ferry most frequently from Port of Sorrento, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the ferry at Port of Positano, located 0.6 miles (959 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Positano from Sorrento is worth doing with a journey time of 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Sorrento to Positano by ferry is June.
Yes, you can take a ferry to Positano from Sorrento.

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