Positano
Capri
Ferry to Gulf of Napoli
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Ferry from Positano to Capri

There are usually 8 daily and 56 weekly sailings between Positano and Capri. 3 operators sail this route Alicost, NLG & Positano Jet and runs throughout the year. Positano Capri ferries cost between £49 and £176, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Positano Capri ferries.

Positano Capri Ferry Times

The earliest Positano Capri ferry sailings typically depart Positano at around 08:50. The last ferry usually departs at 18:15.

How long is the ferry from Positano to Capri?

Positano Capri Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 35m. The fastest sailings are approximately 30m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Positano Capri Ferry Operator Schedules

There are an average of 8 daily sailings and up to 56 weekly ferry sailings from Positano to Capri. These sailings are provided by Alicost, NLG & Positano Jet. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Positano Capri Ferry Prices

Positano Capri ferry prices typically range between £49* and £176*. The average price is typically £102*. The cheapest Positano Capri ferry prices start from £20*. The average price for a foot passenger is £102*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Prices exclude service fees.

How far is it from Positano to Capri?

The distance between Positano to Capri is approximately 17.5 miles (28.2km) or 15.2 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Positano Capri ferry?

No, ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel on sailings between Positano and Capri

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Positano to Capri?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Alicost, NLG, Positano Jet between Positano and Capri.

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Positano to Capri?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Positano to Capri with NLG, Positano Jet. Please also note that your pet may have to stay in the vehicle during the journey unless the ferry operator supplies pet accommodation.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Italy to Gulf of Napoli page.
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Positano - Capri Route summary
Departure Country Italy
Destination Country Italy
No. of Operators 3
Operators Alicost, NLG & Positano Jet
Average Price £102*
Average Daily Sailings 8
Average Weekly Sailings 56
Average Sailing Duration 35m
Fastest Sailing Duration 30m
First Ferry 08:50
Last Ferry 18:15
Distance 15 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Positano to Capri?

The ferry crossing time from Positano to Capri is approximately 30m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.

How much is the ferry from Positano to Capri?

Positano to Capri ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Positano to Capri is £103. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Positano to Capri?

There are 3 popular ferry operators for Positano to Capri. These are
  • NLG
  • Positano Jet
  • Alicost

How can I book ferry tickets from Positano to Capri?

Book ferries from Positano to Capri through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Positano to Capri?

Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Positano to Capri with
  • NLG
  • Positano Jet
  • Alicost

Can you take your car on the ferry from Positano to Capri?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Positano to Capri with
  • NLG

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Positano to Capri?

Yes, pets are permitted onboard the ferry. You may need a pet passport. Please read the ferry operators pet guidelines. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with
  • NLG
  • Positano Jet

How far is Capri from Positano?

The distance between Positano to Capri is approximately 15 nautical Miles.

Positano Guide

The Italian village of Positano is located on the Amalfi Coast in the Campania region of Italy. The village began life as a fishing village and is today chic resort, famous for its hotels and boutiques along with its winding stairways that connect the town and the cliffs above. As land is scarce, buildings are stacked on top of each other, on steep slopes. The villages open areas are cultivated with vegetables and fruit which thrive in the village's fertile volcanic soil. The village has a couple of gravelly beaches which is rare in an area characterised by steep rocky cliffs that descend straight into the sea. Parts of the beaches are free but some sections have been cordoned off where visitors have to pay to use a sun bed. Unfortunately there aren't many cheap options in Positano, although the restaurants do offer a wide selection of options that should suit most people. Restaurants line the back of the beach, but if the atmosphere is too noisy and touristy for you, try ascending the steps or roads to a quieter spot.

From the village's port, ferry services operate to Amalfi, Capri and Salerno.


Capri Guide

The Italian island of Capri is located in the Bay of Naples, south of the city of Naples and close to the tip of the Amalfi Peninsular, in the Campania region of Southern Italy. The island is a popular destination in its own right but is also popular for short breaks with people visiting Naples or the Amalfi Coast. The island, which is made of limestone rock, is very picturesque and has long been a favourite with Roman Emperors, artists, writers and the rich and famous. Today, Capri is still one of the most popular destinations in the Mediterranean. Popular attraction on the island include the Marina Piccola, the Belvedere of Tragara, the limestone crags called sea stacks that project above the sea, the town of Anacapri the Blue Grotto and the ruins of the Imperial Roman villas.

There are frequent ferry connections from the island to the city of Naples and to Sorrento on the Amalfi Coast. There are also less frequent ferries to Positano on the Amalfi Coast and the island of Ischia.


Positano to Capri Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 20/05/2024 and 26/05/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Alicost 08:50 09:32 42 minutes Mon, Sat, Sun
NLG 09:15 09:45 30 minutes Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Alicost 09:30 10:10 40 minutes Everyday
Alicost 10:00 10:30 30 minutes Everyday
Positano Jet 10:20 10:50 30 minutes Everyday
NLG 10:55 11:25 30 minutes Everyday
Positano Jet 14:00 14:30 30 minutes Everyday
NLG 16:35 17:40 1 hour 5 minutes Everyday
Positano Jet 17:00 17:30 30 minutes Everyday
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