How to travel from Florence to Positano

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Travel Information to Positano from Florence

distanceDistance272 miles (438 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $310
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€18) • 8 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $77 (€70) • 2 h 49 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus, ITA or Italo

Travel 272 miles (438 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Positano from Florence. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 49 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Itabus, ITA or Italo among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Florence to Positano.

Travel Tips: Travel from Florence to Positano

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Florence to Positano.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Positano from Florence. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Positano is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $20 (€18) compared to other travel options to Positano:

Taking a bus is about $290 (€264) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $310 (€282) for this route.

Taking a bus is about $57 (€52) less than taking a train, which costs on average $77 (€70) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Positano from Florence is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 49 min.

Other travel options to Positano can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 4 h 15 min   of travel time.

Positano is approximately 272 miles (438 km) away from Florence.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Florence to Positano:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Florence to Positano depart from Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 to Positano, Mandara (Parcheggio).
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Florence to Positano depart from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Positano Ferry Station.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Florence to Positano:

  • You can go to Positano from Florence by bus with Itabus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $20 (€18) with Itabus from Florence to Positano on Omio.
  • You can go to Positano from Florence by plane with ITA. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $310 (€282) with ITA from Florence to Positano on Omio.
  • You can go to Positano from Florence by train with Italo. You'll see cheap train tickets for $77 (€70) with Italo from Florence to Positano on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Florence to Positano with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can take a direct flight with.
  • You can take a direct train with Italo.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Positano as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Positano from Florence.

Your trip from Florence to Positano doesn't have to end in Positano. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Naples or Sorrento. If you’d like to add Rome, Naples or Sorrento to your Florence to Positano tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Positano today!

Before traveling from Florence to Positano, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $20 (€18) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $310 (€282) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $77 (€70) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Florence to Positano tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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