Amalfi travel guide

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You're Going to Love Amalfi

With a population of 4,933, Amalfi is a must-see destination in Campania, Italy. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Amalfi

Amalfi in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Amalfi in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Amalfi


Although Amalfi doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Salerno Costa d'Amalfi (QSR), which is located 26 km from Amalfi. The shortest flight to Amalfi from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 37h 05m.


Trenitalia is the most popular train carrier serving Amalfi, followed by Italotreno. The train journey from Amalfi to Salerno takes 0h 37m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Turin, expect to pay about $23 for a 0h 48m trip.


Another option to get to Amalfi is to pick up a car hire from Rome, which is about 226 km from Amalfi. You’ll find branches of SURPRICE CAR RENTAL and Avis, among others, in Rome.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Amalfi, including FlixBus, Fiumicino Express and Itabus. From Salerno, the bus ride to Amalfi takes 80 km and will cost you around $12. From Rome, the ticket costs about $15 for a journey of 241 km.

Airports near Amalfi

Airlines serving Amalfi

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in Amalfi

From 5-star hotels such as the Santa Caterina to great affordable options like the Hotel Floridiana, Amalfi offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $379 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $1,951 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Amalfi

Most booked hotels in Amalfi

Caruso, A Belmond Hotel, Amalfi Coast
Excellent (9.7, Excellent reviews)
Palazzo Avino Preferred Hotels and Resorts
Excellent (9.4, Excellent reviews)
Anantara Convento di Amalfi Grand Hotel
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
Hotel La Pergola
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
Hotel Amalfi
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
Ravello Art Hotel Marmorata
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)

Hiring a car in Amalfi

Expect to pay $3.22 per litre in Amalfi (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.63 and $51.51. The most frequently booked car type in Amalfi is Mini (Smart Fortwo or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is, on average, 90% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.