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. Amalfi deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Amalfi

Amalfi in January
Estimated hotel price
$457
1 night at 3-star hotel
Amalfi in January
Estimated hotel price
$457
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Amalfi

Plane

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 32h 15m.

Train

Trenitalia is the most popular train carrier serving Amalfi, followed by Italotreno. The train journey from Amalfi to Rome takes 1h 08m and costs around $8 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Bari, expect to pay about $25 for a 4h 10m trip.

Car

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 Europcar and SURPRICE CAR RENTAL , among others, in Rome.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Amalfi, including FlixBus, Itabus and Fiumicino Express. From Rome, the bus ride to Amalfi takes 225 km and will cost you around $30. From Modugno, the ticket costs about $43 for a journey of 274 km.

Plane

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 32h 15m.

Train

Trenitalia is the most popular train carrier serving Amalfi, followed by Italotreno. The train journey from Amalfi to Rome takes 1h 08m and costs around $8 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Bari, expect to pay about $25 for a 4h 10m trip.

Car

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 Europcar and SURPRICE CAR RENTAL , among others, in Rome.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Amalfi, including FlixBus, Itabus and Fiumicino Express. From Rome, the bus ride to Amalfi takes 225 km and will cost you around $30. From Modugno, the ticket costs about $43 for a journey of 274 km.

Airports near Amalfi

Airlines serving Amalfi

Lufthansa
Good (4,678 reviews)
KLM
Good (847 reviews)
SWISS
Good (944 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,747 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,188 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,445 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (473 reviews)
Air France
Good (975 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,604 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,944 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,367 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,211 reviews)
Finnair
Good (773 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,176 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (848 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (773 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (438 reviews)
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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 $367 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $1,551 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Residenza Pansa and Albergo Sant'Andrea.

Where to stay in popular areas of Amalfi

Most booked hotels in Amalfi

Caruso, A Belmond Hotel, Amalfi Coast
5 stars
Excellent (9.8, Excellent reviews)
$3,759+
Santa Caterina
5 stars
Excellent (9.5, Excellent reviews)
$2,679+
Palazzo Avino
5 stars
Excellent (9.3, Excellent reviews)
$1,958+
Anantara Convento di Amalfi Grand Hotel
5 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
$2,356+
Hotel La Pergola
3 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
$313+
Hotel Villa Maria
4 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
$500+

Hiring a car in Amalfi

Expect to pay $3.44 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 $41.27 and $55.02.

Expect to pay $3.44 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 $41.27 and $55.02.