There are 6 ways to get from Bari to Potenza by train, bus, rideshare or car

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 Marozzi VT  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Policlinico to Matera Villa Longo
  2. Take the bus from Matera to Potenza Marozzi / ...

$18 - $22

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bari to Potenza 79 miles

$9

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Foggia Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Foggia to Potenza Superiore Reg

$28 - $48

Train, bus Grassani S.r.l.  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Policlinico to Matera Villa Longo
  2. Take the bus from Matera piazza Matteotti to Potenza Università

$15 - $17

Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Candela Marozzi
  2. Take the bus from Potenza 2 to Potenza Marozzi-Marino

$27 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Bari to Potenza 79.5 miles

$19 - $28

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Bari to Potenza. However, there are services departing from Bari and arriving at Potenza via Potenza 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bari to Potenza. However, there are services departing from Bari Centrale and arriving at Potenza Superiore via Foggia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Bari and Potenza is 102 km. The road distance is 127.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bari to Potenza without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 47 min and costs 15€ - 19€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Bari to Potenza, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Bari to Potenza.
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  • Distance: 64 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Bari to Potenza via Foggia in around 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bari to Potenza via Candela and Potenza 2 in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
Ferrovie Appulo Lucane
Phone
800 050 500
Email
relazioniesterne@ferrovieappulolucane.com
Website
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Train from Bari Policlinico to Matera Villa Longo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
ferrovieappulolucane.it
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 Foggia
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Foggia to Potenza Superiore
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Bus operators
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
Bus from Bari to Candela
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Potenza 2 to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Grassani S.r.l.
Phone
+39 0835 721443
Email
info@grassani.it
Website
new.grassani.it
Bus from Matera piazza Matteotti to Potenza Università
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $11
Schedules at
new.grassani.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
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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