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Through Naples to Sorrento or Pompei?

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This may be useful if you plan to come down from Rome etc...

Since the completion of its extensive makeover, changing trains at the main station in Naples - Napoli Centrale - is now simpler than ever; essentially, all you need do is look for signs saying "Circumvesuviana" and follow them!

You'll first go down the new main escalator...
http://www.pbase.com/isolaverde/image/123069561

... then along an underground passage...
http://www.pbase.com/isolaverde/image/128343808

... and eventually you'll arrive at the barriers...
http://www.pbase.com/isolaverde/image/125760466

Once there, turn around and you'll see the new ticket office.
Both "Pompei - Scavi" and Sorrento are served by trains that terminate at Sorrento, and the "BIN" column on the display boards indicates the platform (binario) you'll need go down to...
http://www.pbase.com/isolaverde/image/130148215

You'll probably find hordes of people making the same journey, but a route map may help: this one has all of the CV's lines...
http://www.pbase.com/isolaverde/image/124987094

... and this shows just the stops between Naples and Sorrento...
http://www.pbase.com/isolaverde/image/128288647

Peter

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