Ferry to Salerno

Passengers traveling by ferry to Salerno can visit the nearby historic towns of Pompeii, Positano and Paestum, as well as the city of Salerno itself!

Salerno is located on the Gulf of Salerno on the Tyrrhenian Sea in south-western Italy. In the early Middle Ages, it became the site of the first medical school in the world and in the 16th century a great center of learning, culture and the arts. Salerno remains an important cultural center in Campania and Italy to this day and its history is has been long and eventful.

Being located at the geographical center of a triangle with the corners in Pompeii, Paestum and Positano, the city is an attractive destination for tourists traveling to the destination Salerno. Due to its rich and varied culture, visitors will find numerous points of interest in the city itself. Salerno is divided into three distinct zones: the medieval sector, the 19th-century sector and the more densely populated post-war area. Before leaving with ferries from Salerno, tourists should visit the Lungomare Trieste (Trieste Seafront Promenade), which was created from the sea during the 1950s, has an extension of nearly five miles (8.0 km) and can be compared to the great promenades of the French Riviera.

The port of Salerno is the starting point for ferry routes Salerno to Tunisia, Sicily and Malta. They serve tourists to visit the Amalfi coast and explore the numerous historical sites of the region. Through the Salerno ferry timetable, it is possible to plan and organize an unforgettable trip to Italy and to visit places like the Castello di Arechi ("Arechis' Castle"), a massive castle on a 300 m (984.25 ft) hill with a spectacular view of the city and the Gulf of Salerno.

Salerno Port

Salerno port, situated in a gulf facing the Tyrrhenian Sea, is a port of great importance for Italy, both for its passenger management and cargo loading. The area contains many facilities for tourists, such as eating places, snack bars, shops while the center of Salerno where most traffic is, abstains only a few meters from the docks. 

Information is provided below on how to get to the ferry port Salerno form the Salerno Airport (Costa d'Amalfi) and the city center by train, bus and taxi.

Salerno Airport to Salerno Port

Upon arrival at the Salerno Airport you can get to the Salerno port by using a taxi straight to the port. Otherwise, you can use the taxi to reach Bellizzi town (3km) and from there:

  • Take the line 8 bus straight to Salerno or else you can use the taxi to go all the way to your destination. Useful information can be found at the Bellizzi Bus.
  • Board on the train to Salerno at the Montecorvino station. See Bellizzi Trains to plan your journey.

Salerno City Center to Salerno Port

Using the following transportation means you can easily get to Salerno port from Salerno city.


Take the bus lines 4 or 9 and head to Salerno city center. More details in Salerno Buses.


The most convenient but also the most expensive way to get transferred. Visit Salerno Taxis or call +39 3387664613.

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