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There are 4 ways to get from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Cava De' Tirreni to Bari SITAsud / ...

13€ - 27€

Cheapest option

Bus via Salerno - Irno  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Salerno Piazza Montpellier to Bari Capruzzi DEA Coffee 3a corsa ESTIVA // Napoli - Bari / ...

10€ - 31€

2 alternative options

Train  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from Salerno to Caserta Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Caserta to Bari Centrale Fa / ...

22€ - 88€

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari 247.5 km

30€ - 45€

Cava de' Tirreni to Bari by bus

The bus journey time between Cava de' Tirreni and Bari is around 4h 15m and covers a distance of around 318 km. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 15m. Services are operated by Marozzi VT and Sita Sud. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 15m
Fastest bus time:
4h 15m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
21€
Carbon emissions:
39 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:20
Last bus departs at:
06:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cava de' Tirreni to Bari bus schedules

Cava de' Tirreni → Bari
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The cheapest way to get from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari is to bus which costs 13€ - 27€ and takes 4h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cava De' Tirreni and arriving at Bari. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari. However, there are services departing from Cava Dei Tirreni and arriving at Bari Centrale via Salerno and Caserta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Cava de' Tirreni and Bari is 188 km. The road distance is 247.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari without a car is to bus which takes 4h 15m and costs 13€ - 27€.

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The bus from Cava De' Tirreni to Bari takes 4h 15m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Cava de' Tirreni to Bari bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, depart from Cava De' Tirreni station.

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Cava de' Tirreni to Bari train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Salerno station.

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The best way to get from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari is to bus which takes 4h 15m and costs 13€ - 27€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 22€ - 90€ and takes 5h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari.
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  • Distance: 187.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between Cava de' Tirreni, Italy and Bari, Italy?

Marozzi VT operates a bus from Cava De' Tirreni to Bari 5 times a week. Tickets cost 21€ - 27€ and the journey takes 4h 15m. Sita Sud also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari via Salerno and Caserta in around 5h 55m.

Train operators
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 Salerno to Caserta
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
8€ - 10€
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 Salerno to Caserta
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
Train from Caserta to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
17€ - 25€
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 Caserta to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
22€ - 35€
Base Standard
40€ - 60€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Caserta to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 60€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
22€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
20€ - 28€
Smart Flex
40€ - 60€
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Cava De' Tirreni to Bari
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
21€ - 27€
Website
Marozzi VT
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari via Capruzzi
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
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Cava de' Tirreni to Bari bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, arrive at Bari station.

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Cava de' Tirreni to Bari train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Bari Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cava de' Tirreni to Bari is 247 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Cava de' Tirreni to Bari.

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