There are 5 ways to get from Bari to Otranto by bus, train or car

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Bus Marozzi VT  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Otranto Marozzi

$20 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus Elios Autosevizi  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari Largo Sorentino to Lecce 1847R / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lecce - City Terminal to Otranto - Stazione FSE 106 / ...

$4 - $12

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  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 / ...

$24 - $35

Train, line 5 train, line 6 train, line 7 train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Lecce Fb / ...
  2. Take the line 5 train from Lecce to Zollino 5
  3. Take the line 6 train from Zollino to Maglie 6
  4. Take the line 7 train from Maglie to Otranto 7

$25 - $42

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Bari to Otranto 123.4 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bari and arriving at Otranto. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Bari to Otranto. However, there are services departing from Bari Centrale and arriving at Otranto via Lecce, Zollino and Maglie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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The distance between Bari and Otranto is 174 km. The road distance is 197.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bari to Otranto without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs .

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The bus from Bari to Otranto takes 3 h including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Bari to Otranto bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, depart from Bari station.

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Bari to Otranto train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bari Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Bari to Otranto is to bus which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train and line 5 train and line 6 train and line 7 train, which costs and takes 5 h 42 min.

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Bari to Otranto bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, arrive at Otranto station.

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Bari to Otranto train services, operated by Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici, arrive at Otranto station.

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Map of how to get from Bari to Otranto.
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  • Distance: 109 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Bari, Italy and Otranto, Apulia, Italy?

Marozzi VT operates a bus from Bari to Otranto every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bari to Otranto via Lecce, Zollino, and Maglie in around 5 h 42 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Train from Lecce to Zollino
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Train from Zollino to Maglie
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Train from Maglie to Otranto
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari to Otranto
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Consorzio Trasporti Aziende Pugliesi
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
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
provincia.le.it
Bus from Lecce - City Terminal to Otranto - Stazione FSE
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
provincia.le.it
Elios Autosevizi
Phone
0832.871016
Website
eliosautoservizi.com
Bus from Bari Largo Sorentino to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
eliosautoservizi.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bari to Lecce
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus

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Yes, the driving distance between Bari to Otranto is 197 km. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Bari to Otranto.

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