Avoid the stress of driving to one of the most popular destinations in southern Italy and take the train instead. The route from Naples to the Amalfi Coast is served by Trenitalia’s regional trains, which stop at the beautiful Vietri sul Mare, the only city on the Amalfi Coast with a train station.
The average journey time by train between Naples and Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi is 1 hour and 9 minutes, with around 53 trains per day.
Once you get off at Vietri sul Mare station, take one of the local buses that go into the city centre. Walk down the town’s cobblestone streets and discover plenty of colourful tiled shops. Vietri is the capital of ceramics in the Campania region, so grab a souvenir while you’re there.
From Vietri sul Mare, you also have the option of taking the SITA SUD bus to other towns on the Amalfi Coast, including Cetara, Maiori, Minori, Atrani and Amalfi.
Ready to book your tickets from Naples to the Amalfi Coast? Keep reading for more information about this train journey, including train times and ticket prices.
|Journey time||From 56m|
|Distance||27 miles (43 km)|
|Frequency||64 trains per day|
|Arrival station||Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi|
|Changes||Direct trains available|
|Train and bus operators||Trenitalia|
Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Naples and Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi is 1 hour and 23 minutes, with around 64 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi is 56 minutes.
Train tickets from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi can start from as little as $5.99 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi without having to change trains. There are 20 direct trains from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi leaves at 11:22. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi leaves at 10:55. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Naples to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi cover a distance of around 27 miles (43 km) during the journey.