Amalfi is one of the most beautiful cities in Campania (the yellow region on the map), a wonderful Southern Italian region offering many touristic attractions. Amalfi is located about 50Km south of Naples and 25Km north of Salerno. Amalfi is a quiet and picturesque seaside resort with a temperate climate and incomparable natural beauties. It has some of the oldest hotels in Italy as well as many modern ones.
Travel InfromationYou can reach Amalfi by car or by bus from Salerno or Naples.
Flight ConnectionsClosest International Airports are Rome Fiumicino and Naples Capodichino.
There is also a small airport in Salerno, but only few flights operate on it.
How to reach NaplesAlibus service provides direct connections from Naples Capodichino Airport to the railway station at Piazza Garibaldi. The ticket costs 3,00 Euro and are sold by the driver. To check the timetable click here.
You can also reach Naples by train from Rome.
How to reach SalernoDirect buses connect Naples Capodichino Airport to Salerno.
From Monday to Saturday the service is provided by SITA (see here for timetable and fares).
On Sunday it is provided by Co.Sa.T.: the bus leaves at 08.45, 12.15, 16.15 and 19.45. Ticket is available on board and it costs 7,00 Euro. You can also reserve your seat by sending an email.
From Naples railway station you can reach Salerno by train or you can take a bus from the SITA bus stop in Via Galileo Ferraris (walking directions available here). The bus ticket is UNICO Campania ticket Fascia 5: you can buy it in the newspapers booth in the railway station. Notice that the ticket cannot be purchased on board and it is valid only if clipped on the yellow machine on the bus.
From Rome there are direct trains to Salerno.
Information about connections from Salerno airport to Salerno railway station are available here.
How to reach Amalfi
By CarComing from Roma or Naples, the easiest way is to take the exit "Vietri sul Mare" on the highway A3 from Naples to Salerno and then take the route "163 Amalfitana" by following the yellow signs "Costiera Amalfitana". Amalfi is about 18km far from the "Vietri sul Mare" exit.
Coming from Salerno, follow indications to "Vietri sul Mare" or "Amalfi".
By Bus from NaplesThere is a bus service from Naples to Amalfi provided by SITA.
The bus takes 2 hours and costs 4.00 Euro. For this line you need a UNICO Campania ticket Fascia 5. You can buy tickets in the newspapers booth (see in the railway station, for example). Notice that the ticket cannot be purchased on board and it is valid only if clipped on the yellow machine on the bus.
The bus runs only on working days and leaves at 9.00, 14.15, 17.30. The most convenient bus stop is near the railway station in Via Galileo Ferraris (walking directions available here).
By Bus from SalernoThere is a bus service from Salerno to Amalfi provided by SITA.
You can take the bus to Amalfi just in front of the railway station. (see the map of the square). The bus trip takes about 70 minutes. You must purchase a "UNICO COSTIERA" ticket, which allows you to travel on the amalfitan coast (including Salerno and Amalfi). There are 4 types of UNICO COSTIERA tickets:
- UNICO COSTIERA, 45 minutes (cost: 2,40 Euro)
- UNICO COSTIERA, 90 minutes (cost: 3,60 Euro)
- UNICO COSTIERA, 1 day (cost: 7,20 Euro)
- UNICO COSTIERA, 3 day (cost: 18,00 Euro)
- The newspaper shop inside the railways station.
- Bar Cioffi, Corso Garibaldi 134
- Autoservizi Maggiore, Corso Garibaldi 106
Hotels in AmalfiThe following is a list of hotels that offer special price to partecipants at SAGT 2011.
All the hotels are walking distance from the conference venue.
To obtain the special rate please sent an email to the hotel, mentioning "Convegno SAGT".
The international dialing code for Italy is 39. To call one of the number below reported, call +39-Phone-Number
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There are other hotels in Amalfi.
The following list is intended only as reference to help you in choosing your accomodation. There are no
special deals between these hotels and SAGT.
Amalfi is a very popular place for vacation, so reserve your hotel as soon as possible.