There are 6 ways to get from Cosenza to Bari 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  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cosenza to Sibari Reg
  2. Take the bus from Sibari to Bari

$17 - $30

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cosenza to Bari 160.9 miles

$17

4 alternative options

Bus Saj  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Cosenza to Bari

$18 - $26

Train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cosenza to Sibari Reg
  2. Take the train from Sibari to Taranto Ic
  3. Take the train from Taranto to Bari Centrale Reg / ...

$32 - $58

Bus Ias Auto Linee  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Cosenza to Corigliano Scalo
  2. Take the bus from Corigliano Scalo to Bari

$26 - $38

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Cosenza to Bari 160.1 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Cosenza to Bari is to rideshare which costs 15€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cosenza to Bari is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cosenza and arriving at Bari. Services depart three times a day, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cosenza to Bari. However, there are services departing from Cosenza and arriving at Bari Centrale via Sibari and Taranto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Cosenza and Bari is 208 km. The road distance is 256.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cosenza to Bari without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs 14€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Cosenza to Bari, including transfers.

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Cosenza to Bari bus services, operated by Saj, depart from Cosenza station.

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Cosenza to Bari train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Cosenza station.

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The best way to get from Cosenza to Bari is to bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs 15€ - 23€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 27€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 31 min.

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Cosenza to Bari bus services, operated by Saj, arrive at Bari station.

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Cosenza to Bari train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Bari Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from Cosenza to Bari.
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  • Distance: 130 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

Saj operates a bus from Cosenza to Bari 3 times a day. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 4 h 11 min. Busitalia Simet S.p.A. also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cosenza to Bari via Sibari and Taranto in around 5 h 31 min.

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 Cosenza to Sibari
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Taranto to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Sibari to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39 098 3520 315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Sibari to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Bus from Cosenza to Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Bus from Cosenza to Corigliano Scalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
simetspa.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
saj.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus from Corigliano Scalo to Bari
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
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 Cosenza to Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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