The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Naples to Salerno will cost around $ 9 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 6.
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1 h 7 m
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Of the 171 trains that leave Naples for Salerno every day 111 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 47 km distance in an average of 1 h 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 34 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 24 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||29 miles (46 km)|
|Average train duration||49 min|
|Average train ticket price||$6 (€5)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Regionale, Italo, Intercity, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa, Intercity Notte or Frecciabianca|
Trains from Naples to Salerno cover the 29 miles (46 km) long journey taking on average 49 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Italo, Intercity, Trenitalia, Frecciarossa, Intercity Notte or Frecciabianca. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $6 (€5), but the average price of train tickets is $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Napoli Centrale and arrive in Salerno.
You can travel by train from Naples to Salerno with Trenitalia, Frecciarossa and Italo for as low as $6 (€5). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Looking for trains between Naples and Salerno? Trenitalia is one of the best companies to travel with on the 29 miles (46 km) trip from Naples to Salerno. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio quickly shows you the latest Trenitalia train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Naples to Salerno routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Trenitalia train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Naples and Salerno, you can quickly see if the Trenitalia ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Naples - Salerno train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Trenitalia!
Trenitalia from Naples to Salerno train information:
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Trenitalia when booking your train tickets from Naples to Salerno due to the coronavirus:
Travelers heading down the coast of Italy will undoubtedly be stopping off in Naples and Salerno. The beauty of the nearby Amalfi coast along with sights at Mt. Vesuvius and the ruins of Pompeii make this area of Italy very popular for visitors. Trains from Naples to Salerno run upwards of 150 different times on a given day through multiple services. You shouldn’t have a problem finding a train on Omio to meet your schedule for this 30 mile (48 km) journey.
There are trains running from Naples to Salerno on weekdays and weekends that depart at least four times per hour beginning later in the 5 a.m. hour and all the way through the 9 p.m. hour. Total daily trains can reach to over 150, with the very last train of the day leaving around 10 p.m. arriving past 11 p.m. in Salerno. An additional bus ride may be added to your itinerary if you are going all the way to the Salerno Irno station up the hill. This transfer will be included if you are specifying the Salerno Irno station when booking on Omio.
The fastest high speed train from Naples to Salerno will get you there in under 40min. The slowest of the regional trains get there in about 90min. Of all the options out there, the average ticket duration is about 67min for the 30 mile (48 km) journey.
Departure train station: Naples Centrale is the departure station in Naples. Of course this translates to central station, so it is big and in the center of town. You may transfer to or from the Yellow Metro subway line only at this station, it's also called Line 1, running from Priscinola to Garibaldi. The Principe Umberto tram stop is a short walk away and you can make local bus connections nearby, as well. A few rental car services are just across the street, if you're braving the streets yourself! There are a few restaurants and shops inside the station and more just outside. You may need to catch a cab there as it is over 1 mile (about 2 km) from the city’s museums and tourist center.
Arrival train station: The train station in Salerno city is simply labeled as "Salerno" on your maps. It is located near the water and is where you may catch a ferry or local buses. It is a small station but there are hotels and restaurants within walking distance. You may book a bus transfer up to the Salerno Irno bus station if your hotel is away from the shore, saving you a long walk uphill with your luggage. Look for the station stop "Salerno Irno" on Omio when booking if you’d like to add this leg. One rental car agency and two parking garages are available near the station.
Two companies offer trains from Naples to Salerno: Trenitalia and Italo. Trenitalia serves over 200 cities in Italy and offers different train class and speed services. Italo is a new train company dedicated to high-speed trains. They have been around since 2011 utilizing trains that travel in upwards of 225 mph (360 km/h) on four major routes within Italy. High-speed trains are offered by both companies, making the quick journey in around 40min. The slower, cheaper routes offered by Trenitalia will still get you to Salerno in under 90min.
Italo offers four high-speed trains from Naples to Salerno on weekdays and weekends, routes ranging in departure time from about 2:00 p.m. to around 10 p.m. However, some routes may only be scheduled and booked up to 30 days in advance. All four trains run at just under 40min and do not require any transfers. Italo trains offer upgraded seats at an extra charge for access to private lounges and other special services.
Trenitalia runs both high-speed and local trains on most of their routes. The fastest (and most expensive) trains are listed under the Trenitalia name "Frecciarossa." There are many departures, primarily in the afternoon and evening hours, that make it from Naples to Salerno in the neighborhood of 40min. The same company also offers additional trains that run slower, have more stops, but are less expensive than the high speed trains. If you see lines called "Intercity," "Regionale," or "Metropolitano," these are all Trenitalia trains. Dozens of trains run daily through these lines and durations vary; just under an hour to as much as about 90min.
With so many different operators running trains from Naples to Salerno, there are options for booking a standard ticket all the way to first class. The standard trains under the Trenitalia Regionale and Metropolitano lines are 2nd class seating with room for luggage including bicycles and access for the disabled. You may be charged a bicycle surcharge if it does not fold up. Typically most of these trains will not offer free WiFi, power outlets, food service or private lounge cars. Luggage is allowed if you can fit it in the racks or holding areas of the train. The high speed trains by both Italo and Trenitalia offer access to free Wi-Fi, power outlets, meal services, entertainment and purchase of extra legroom. Multiple classes are available with more benefits such as private lounge cars with comfortable seating, complimentary items such as drinks, and dedicated service. Bicycles should be folded and standard class tickets will limit luggage to 30x21x12 in (75x53x30 cm). Higher class tickets will include all luggage regardless of size. High speed trains might be smaller than local trains, so passengers with special needs should contact the train company or station to schedule assistance.
Travelers looking to find cheap train tickets from Naples to Salerno can easily sort itineraries on Omio results. The journey is quite short for train rides, so you won’t have a large difference in the cheapest and most expensive train tickets. One of the best ways to get the best price is to book in advance. You may also try using the filters to remove the Italo and Frecciarossa lines if you are looking for cheaper options. These options may take you longer in trip duration, but you can save up to 66% over the high speed lines. There are enough of the cheapest routes leaving throughout the day so you should be able to get a cheaper fare that still fits with your schedule.
When taking a train from Naples, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Napoli Centrale and Napoli P. Za Garibaldi. When you arrive in Salerno, your train can arrive in train stations including Salerno, Salerno Torrione and Salerno Irno.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Napoli Centrale to Salerno.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Napoli Centrale and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Salerno most often arrive at Salerno and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.
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