There are 5 ways to get from Matera to Altamura by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Altamura Pugliairbus / ...

$1 - $9

4 alternative options

Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Matera Centrale to Altamura

$2 - $3

Rideshare  •  33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Matera to Altamura 12.1 miles

$2

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Matera to Altamura 12.3 miles

$29 - $40

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Matera to Altamura 12.3 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Matera and arriving at Altamura. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Matera Centrale and arriving at Altamura. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Matera and Altamura is 18 km. The road distance is 19.7 km.

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The best way to get from Matera to Altamura without a car is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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The bus from Matera to Altamura takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Matera to Altamura bus services, operated by Pugliairbus, depart from Matera station.

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Matera to Altamura train services, operated by Ferrovie Appulo Lucane, depart from Matera Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Matera to Altamura is to bus which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 28 min.

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Matera to Altamura bus services, operated by Pugliairbus, arrive at Altamura station.

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Matera to Altamura train services, operated by Ferrovie Appulo Lucane, arrive at Altamura station.

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  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Matera, Italy and Altamura, Italy?

Pugliairbus operates a bus from Matera to Altamura every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 25 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Ferrovie Appulo Lucane operates a train from Matera to Altamura hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 28 min.

Train operators
Ferrovie Appulo Lucane
Phone
800 050 500
Email
relazioniesterne@ferrovieappulolucane.com
Website
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Train from Matera Centrale to Altamura
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Bus operators
Pugliairbus
Phone
+39 080 5790211
Email
info@cotrap.it
Website
aeroportidipuglia.it
Bus from Matera to Altamura
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
aeroportidipuglia.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Matera to Altamura
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Matera - via Sturzo to Altamura - Piazza de Napoli
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Matera to Altamura
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Matera to Altamura
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Matera to Altamura
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Pellegrino Noleggio con Conducente
Phone
+39 334 853 0255
Website
pellegrinotaxi.it
TAXI-NCC Città di Altamura
Phone
+39 346 615 3134
Website
nccmediterraneo.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Matera to Altamura is 20 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Matera to Altamura.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Matera and Altamura. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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