There are 4 ways to get from Matera to Gallipoli by bus, train 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.

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Italobus Connections, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the Italobus Connections from Matera to Taranto 1113
  2. Take the bus from Taranto Port to Gallipoli 052 / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Scanzano Jonico 354
  2. Take the bus from Scanzano Jonico to Gallipoli - Piazza Cimitero

$24

Train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Altamura to Bari Centrale
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Lecce Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Lecce to Gallipoli 5

$31 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Matera to Gallipoli 107 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Matera to Gallipoli is to Italobus Connections and bus which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matera to Gallipoli is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Matera to Gallipoli. However, there are services departing from Matera and arriving at Gallipoli via Taranto Port. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Matera to Gallipoli. However, there are services departing from Matera Centrale and arriving at Gallipoli via Altamura, Bari Centrale and Lecce. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between Matera and Gallipoli is 136 km. The road distance is 171.2 km.

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The best way to get from Matera to Gallipoli without a car is to Italobus Connections and bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs 4€ - 8€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Matera to Gallipoli, including transfers.

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Matera to Gallipoli bus services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Matera station.

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Map of how to get from Matera to Gallipoli.
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  • Distance: 84.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Matera to Gallipoli via Taranto and Taranto Port in around 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Matera to Gallipoli via Altamura, Bari Centrale, and Lecce in around 7 h 10 min.

Train operators
Ferrovie Appulo Lucane
Phone
800 050 500
Email
relazioniesterne@ferrovieappulolucane.com
Website
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Train from Altamura to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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 Lecce
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Train from Lecce to Gallipoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Bus operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Bus from Matera to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
italotreno.it
S.T.P. di Terra d' Otranto
Phone
0832-228441
Email
info@stplecce.it
Website
stplecce.it
Bus from Taranto Port to Gallipoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stplecce.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Taranto to Gallipoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Taranto to Gallipoli - Piazza Cimitero
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
saj.it
Bus from Scanzano Jonico to Gallipoli - Piazza Cimitero
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
saj.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Gallipoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it

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