How to get from Naples to Sorrento
We can provide roundtrip transfers to and from the airport upon advanced request. However, those wishing to travel independently to reach Sorrento should read the following:It is easiest to reach Sorrento from Naples, which is about 50 km away. We suggest arriving to Naples Airport by early afternoon giving you enough time to reach Sorrento. If you arrive to Naples very late you should consider traveling to Sorrento the following day. Sorrento Lingue also offers a transfer (private taxi) service from the airport in Rome or Naples. If you wish for the school to arrange a transfer, please send us the arrival information (date and time of arrival and flight or train number) with the enrollments form or at least one week before your arrival date.
The closest domestic and international airport to Sorrento is Capodichino Airport just outside of Naples. If you are flying to Italy from the U.S., it is likely that you will stopover at Malpensa Airport in Milan or Fiumicino Airport in Rome, and then make a connecting flight to Naples. Flights to Naples from the main European cities are frequent.
You can reach Naples by train. There are three main train stations in Naples: Central Station, Mergellina Station, and Campi Flegrei Station.
Via local train
If you are arriving to Naples via train, get off at Central Station, where you can connect to the local train service called “Circumvesuviana” (located just before the exit to the station). Trains from Naples run approximately every half hour until 10 p.m. Sorrento is the last stop on the Circumvesuviana line and takes approximately an hour.
From Capodichino Airport to Sorrento
The Curreri Autolinee s.r.l. is a bus that will take you directly from the Airport in Naples to Sorrento, Piazza Tasso – the heart of town.
To Capodichino Airport from Sorrento
The school offers a taxi service for €70 (one way).
Alternatively, you can take a hydrofoil or ferryboat to Sorrento from Molo Beverello port in Naples. Here is the timetable for hydrofoils to and from Sorrento via
Once in the town of Sorrento
Once in the town of Sorrento, we recommend that you take a taxi to your accommodation.
1) Found at the TAXI stations, which are always in front of the train stations or the center squares “piazzas”.
2) The easiest way to bring your luggage to your ‘new home’
3) Price (€15 - €30 from the Sorrento train station).
HOW TO GET FROM ROME TO SORRENTO
One of the easiest ways to arrive in Sorrento from the Rome Airport is to take the Marrozzi bus, a private motor coach company, which departs from Rome’s Tiburtina Station.
Please consult their website prior to your departure for any schedule changes that may occur: www.marrozzivt.it