Transportation from the port of Sorrento


Train from Sorrento to Pompei

€2,10 per persoon
2 per uur
30 minuten

From Sorrento you can easily take a train to Pompei. There is a special Circumvesuviana train from Sorrento to Naples, with stops in Pompei and Herculaneum. There run two trains per hour. The ride from Sorrento to Pompei takes 30 minutes and costs € 2.10 per person (valid until 100 minutes after validation).

The 'Pompei S. Misteri Villa' train station is located opposite the entrance of the archaeological site. You can check the train timetable in advance.

TIP: If you plan to continue to the Vesuvius volcano, you can take a EAV-bus at the exit of the train station in Pompei.

How do I get to the train station from the cruise port in Sorrento?

Sorrento train station is about 2 km from the port of Marina Piccola. It's possible to walk there, but the road is very steep. Count on about 30 to 40 minutes. The fastest option is a taxi. Expect to pay € 10 per taxi (4 persons, one way).

TIP: There's a bus every 15 minutes from the port to the train station (orange bus). You pay € 1.50 per person (one way).

Public bus

Public bus from Sorrento to Pompei

€2,80 per persoon
1 tot 2 per uur
40 minuten

You can go from Sorrento to Pompei by bus from the SITA network. Their depart 1-2 buses per hour at Sorrento train station connecting all major towns along the Amalfi Coast and the Gulf of Naples. They also make a stop in Pompei. A ticket costs € 2.80 per person and the journey takes 40 minutes. It's good to check the bus timetable and tarrifs in advance.

TIP: If you plan to use the public transport more often consider a day ticket. Unicocampania offers several possibilities. With a combined day ticket you can make unlimited use of the various bus, metro and train companies (including Circumvesuviana) in the region around Naples. A day pass including Naples, Pompei and all important places along the Amalfi coast costs € 12 per person. At weekends only € 6.30 per person.

How do I get to the SITA bus station from the cruise port in Sorrento?

The SITA bus stop is located opposite the train station. From the port of Marina Piccola, you have 3 options to get there:

  1. a steep walk of 2 km
  2. a taxi (€ 10, 4 persons, one way)
  3. orange public bus (€ 1.50 per person, one way)

Taxi from Sorrento to Pompei

€55-€65 per taxi
bepaal je zelf
20-30 minuten

Pompeii is 25 kilometers away from Sorrento. Depending on traffic, a taxi ride takes between 20 and 30 minutes. Count on about € 110 to € 125 per taxi (4 persons, return).