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There are 5 ways to get from Lamezia Terme to Potenza by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Lamezia Terme to Sala Consilina Reggio Calabria
  2. Take the bus from Sala Consilina to Potenza - Viale G. Marconi 5 / ...

€17 - €23

Cheapest option

Bus via Lauria  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Lamezia Terme to Lauria Reggio Calabria
  2. Take the bus from Lauria Superiore to Potenza - Cavour 400

€16 - €21

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Train  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Lamezia Terme to Salerno 8158-60 / ...
  2. Take the train from Salerno to Potenza Centrale Re / ...

€27 - €107

Bus via Lauria #2  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Nicastro to Cosenza - Autostazione
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Lauria
  3. Take the bus from Lauria Superiore to Potenza - Via Cavour 5

€42 - €63

Drive  •  3h 20m

  1. Drive from Lamezia Terme to Potenza 283.8 km

€35 - €55

Lamezia Terme to Potenza by bus

The bus journey time between Lamezia Terme and Potenza is around 10h 51m and covers a distance of around 318 km. The fastest bus normally takes 9h 33m. Operated by Lirosi Linee, Societa Lagonegrese Automobilistica S.R.L. and Sita Sud, the Lamezia Terme to Potenza bus service departs from Lamezia Terme and arrives in Potenza - Viale G. Marconi. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
10h 51m
Fastest bus time:
9h 33m
Buses per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€17
Carbon emissions:
39 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
23:05
Last bus departs at:
23:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lamezia Terme to Potenza bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The cost-effective way to get from Lamezia Terme to Potenza is to bus via Lauria, which costs €16 - €21 and takes 5h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Lamezia Terme to Potenza is to drive which costs €35 - €55 and takes 3h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lamezia Terme to Potenza. However, there are services departing from Lamezia Terme and arriving at Potenza - Viale G. Marconi via Sala Consilina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lamezia Terme to Potenza. However, there are services departing from Lamezia Terme and arriving at Potenza Centrale via Salerno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 14m.

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The distance between Lamezia Terme and Potenza is 192 km. The road distance is 283.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lamezia Terme to Potenza without a car is to bus which takes 4h 43m and costs €17 - €23.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Lamezia Terme to Potenza, including transfers.

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Lamezia Terme to Potenza bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, depart from Lamezia Terme station.

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Lamezia Terme to Potenza train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Lamezia Terme station.

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The best way to get from Lamezia Terme to Potenza is to bus which takes 4h 43m and costs €17 - €23. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €27 - €110 and takes 5h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Lamezia Terme to Potenza.
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  • Distance: 191.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Lamezia Terme, Italy and Potenza, Italy?

You can take a bus from Lamezia Terme to Potenza via Sala Consilina in around 4h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lamezia Terme to Potenza via Salerno in around 5h 14m.

Train operators
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 Lamezia Terme to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €60
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€22 - €35
Smart Low Cost
€20 - €28
Smart Flex
€40 - €60
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 Potenza Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
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 Potenza Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
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 Salerno to Potenza Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Lamezia Terme to Sala Consilina
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Lamezia Terme to Lauria
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €13
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Societa Lagonegrese Automobilistica S.R.L.
Phone
+39 0973 41416
Email
info@slasrl.eu
Website
slasrl.eu
Bus from Sala Consilina to Potenza - Viale G. Marconi
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Schedules at
slasrl.eu
Bus from Lauria Superiore to Potenza - Via Cavour
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Schedules at
slasrl.eu
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Sala Consilina to Potenza - Verdi
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
2nd Class
€3 - €5
Bus from Lauria Superiore to Potenza - Cavour
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Autolinee Romano
Phone
0962.21709
Email
info@autolineeromano.com
Website
autolineeromano.com
Bus from Nicastro to Cosenza - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6
Schedules at
autolineeromano.com

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Lamezia Terme to Potenza bus services, operated by Societa Lagonegrese Automobilistica S.R.L., arrive at Potenza - Viale G. Marconi station.

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Lamezia Terme to Potenza train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Potenza Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lamezia Terme to Potenza is 284 km. It takes approximately 3h 20m to drive from Lamezia Terme to Potenza.

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