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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. 571 / ...
  2. 32 / ...

$17 - $22

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 26 min

  1. 79 miles

$9

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 37 min

$13

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. 79.5 miles

$19 - $28

What companies run services between Bari, Italy and Potenza, Italy?

You can take a bus from Bari to Potenza via Matera in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, Ferrovie Appulo Lucane operates a train from Bari to Potenza 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
Ferrovie Appulo Lucane
Phone
800 050 500
Website
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Train from Bari Policlinico to Potenza Centrale station
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Book at
eticket.ferrovieappulolucane.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bari to Matera
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Matera to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bari to Potenza
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bari and Potenza is 102 km. The road distance is 127 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bari to Potenza is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 2 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Bari to Potenza is to drive which takes 1 h 53 min and costs 16€ - 24€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bari Policlinico and arriving at Potenza Centrale station. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bari to Potenza. However, there are services departing from Bari and arriving at Potenza via Matera. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Bari to Potenza, including transfers.