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.
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Of the 84 trains that leave Rome for Positano every day 84 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||1 h 13 min|
|Average train ticket price||£27 (€30)|
|Train providers||Intercity, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Italo, Regionale or Intercity Notte|
Trains from Rome to Positano cover the 135 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 13 min with our travel partners like Intercity, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Italo, Regionale or Intercity Notte. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Positano Ferry Station.
Find the best trains between Rome and Positano with Omio's travel partners Intercity, Frecciarossa and Italo from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Intercity tickets to Positano from Rome are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Intercity between Rome and Positano all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Intercity train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 135 miles (218 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the Intercity train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Rome to Positano routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Intercity Rome to Positano train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Intercity train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Positano with Intercity!
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets from Rome to Positano: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include toilets, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train carriage is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.
Looking for a smooth and easy way to travel between Rome and Positano? Book your Trenitalia Frecciarossa train from Rome to Positano with Omio today! Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country, including the Rome to Positano trip. Omio shows you current Frecciarossa timetables and tickets to cover the 135 miles (218 km) distance. You can choose from fares like Super Economy, Economy, and Base for the best deals on this trip. Trenitalia discount cards can also be applied when purchasing your Frecciarossa ticket on Omio.
All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers. Frecciarossa covers long distances and connects major cities in Italy in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and can reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Frecciarossa offers all travellers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and you can book Frecciarossa tickets with us in a few steps!
Trains from Rome to Positano run frequently via Casserta, Naples, Torre, or Salerno to Castellammare Di Stabia, the closest train station to Positano. There are regular departures throughout the day and, depending on transfer times, the journey should take between 4 to 5 hours on average. The fastest connections can get you from Italy's ancient capital to the gorgeous Amalfi Coast in just over 3 hours.
Trains from Rome to Positano depart throughout the day, with the first services leaving early in the morning and the latest departures just before midnight. There are up to 10 trains per day during weekdays, but trains are less frequent in the weekend, especially on Sundays. During the week, the majority of services leave in the morning, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m, with a few afternoon and late evening departures.
There are no direct trains from Rome to Positano and the average total journey time is between 4 and 5 hours, depending on stopovers. The quickest route (via Naples Centrale and Torre Annunziata Centrale) takes just under 3.5 hours, while the late evening departures have the longest duration, taking over 7 hours via a change in Salerno.
Departure stations: Trains depart from Termini (in the city center roughly 20-25 minute walk from the Spanish Steps) and Tiburtina, 3 miles northeast of the city center and accessible by subway. Both have a range of shops, eateries, services and amenities for families, business travelers, and disabled passengers.
Arrival station: Trains from Rome to Positano arrive into Castellammare Di Stabia, a district in the southern Metropolitan City of Naples with superb views of the coast and Mount Vesuvius area. The station has limited facilities and is roughly 1 hour from the center of Positano by bus or 45 minutes by taxi.
Italy's national rail provider, Trenitalia, operates all the regular services between Rome and Positano, using a combination of their slower Regionale and regular Intercity lines, as well as their high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca services. All services require transfers, with most high-speed services including a change at Salerno, while most Regionale or Intercity services go via Naples.
There is at least one Trenitalia service every day from Rome to Positano. The high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca services only depart Rome in the morning, while the Regionale services operate in the afternoon and Intercity Notte trains run late at night. There are fewer fast trains on weekends, with no departures on Saturday afternoons and the late-night Intercity Notte service the only regular scheduled departure on Sunday.
All mainline train services have bathrooms and catering options on board, while some smaller Regionale lines may not. All high-speed trains are wheelchair-friendly, and ticket types include standard, premium, business, and executive while each train has first- and second-class options. Free WiFi is also available on most services. There are no official luggage restrictions on Trenitalia services and passengers can carry a bicycle free of charge if it is disassembled or folded up, or fully assembled on Regionale trains if you pay a bicycle surcharge in advance. Dogs, cats, and other small pets are allowed free of charge on all Trenitalia services, as long as they don't take up a seat and that larger dogs wear a muzzle.
When searching for cheap tickets for trains from Rome to Positano: plan and book well in advance, be flexible with your travel times and dates, and take time to look around and try different times and dates on the Omio search engine, as prices change frequently and this will give you up-to-date options for selected tickets. Opting for the slower Regionale trains will almost always save you money, as well as ensure you get to pass through some cute Italian towns and stunning coastal scenery at a more leisurely pace!
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Roma Termini and arrive in Positano Ferry Station.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Roma Termini, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre of Rome.
The most popular arrival train station, Positano Ferry Station, is located 0.1 miles (204 m) away from the city centre of Positano.
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