Trains from Naples to Pompeii are a great way to get from the city to the famous Roman ruins when you are visiting Italy.
Rail services on this route are called Circumvesuviana trains. They run regularly from the underground platform in Naples Centrale train station in Piazza Garibaldi to Pompeii Scavi train station, which is located right in front of the entrance to the ruins.
Circumvesuviana trains from Naples to Pompeii depart every half hour throughout the day from the early morning until the late evening, so it is easy to travel whenever you need to.
The journey time to Pompeii is just 35 minutes, making it a quick and easy way to travel. If you have bags with you, there is an office for left luggage in Pompeii at the ruins.
The cost of a one-way train ticket on this route is 2.80 euros. Cheap day return tickets are also available if you plan to take a day trip from Naples to Pompeii.
During your journey, beware of pickpockets. The Circumvesuviana train is known for being a favorite haunt of petty thieves, so make sure to watch your belongings carefully.
If you decide not to take a train from Naples to Pompeii, you can take a taxi or hire a car and drive to the ruins.