There are 6 ways to get from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto by train, bus, car or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Lecce Fb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lecce Station to Otranto 790

15€ - 64€

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  3h 5m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bari Airport to Otranto Porto 1852R

2€

4 alternative options

Bus via Brindisi  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Bari Airport to Brindisi Strada Stratale Via Appia 2938R
  2. Take the bus from Brindisi to Otranto N549 / ...

10€ - 12€

Train, bus via Lecce  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Lecce Fb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione to Otranto - Stazione FSE 106 / ...

15€ - 64€

Bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Bari, Bari to Lecce 572 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lecce - City Terminal to Otranto - Stazione FSE 106 / ...

17€ - 21€

Drive  •  2h 25m

  1. Drive from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto 208.5 km

28€ - 45€

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The cheapest way to get from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto is to shuttle which costs 2€ and takes 3h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto. However, there are services departing from Bari Airport and arriving at Otranto via Brindisi - via Appia and Brindisi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Bari Airport (BRI) and Otranto is 182 km. The road distance is 208.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 54m and costs 15€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto, including transfers.

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Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto bus services, operated by Elios Autoservizi, depart from Bari Airport station.

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Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Otranto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto is 208 km. It takes approximately 2h 25m to drive from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto.

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  • Distance: 182 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Bari Airport (BRI), Italy and Otranto, Apulia, Italy?

You can take a bus from Bari Airport (BRI) to Otranto via Brindisi Strada Stratale Via Appia, Brindisi - via Appia, Brindisi - via S.G. Bosco, and Brindisi in around 3h 55m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
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Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 35€
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Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
18€ - 22€
Base 1st Class
28€ - 31€
Bus operators
Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Bus from Lecce Station to Otranto
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Elios Autoservizi
Phone
0832.871016
Website
eliosautoservizi.com
Bus from Bari Airport to Brindisi Strada Stratale Via Appia
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
2€
Schedules at
eliosautoservizi.com
Shuttle from Bari Airport to Otranto Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
2€
Schedules at
eliosautoservizi.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brindisi to Otranto
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bari, Bari to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Salento in bus
Phone
+39 800 242 815
Email
redazionecentrale@provincia.le.it
Website
provincia.le.it
Bus from Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione to Otranto - Stazione FSE
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Schedules at
provincia.le.it
Bus from Lecce - City Terminal to Otranto - Stazione FSE
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Schedules at
provincia.le.it

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