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There are 4 ways to get from Matera to Naples by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Naples, Naples 578 / ...

14€ - 17€

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ferrandina-Pom.Migl. to Napoli Centrale Ic / ...

20€ - 82€

Italobus Connections, bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the Italobus Connections from Matera to Salerno 1112
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Napoli 5000 / ...

Drive  •  3h 2m

  1. Drive from Matera to Naples 244.6 km

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Matera to Naples is to bus which costs 14€ - 17€ and takes 2h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Matera to Naples is to bus which costs 14€ - 17€ and takes 2h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Matera and arriving at Naples, Naples. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between Matera and Naples is 198 km. The road distance is 244.6 km.

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The best way to get from Matera to Naples without a car is to bus which takes 2h 55m and costs 14€ - 17€.

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The bus from Matera to Naples, Naples takes 2h 55m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Matera to Naples bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Matera station.

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The best way to get from Matera to Naples is to bus which takes 2h 55m and costs 14€ - 17€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 20€ - 85€ and takes 4h 44m.

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Matera to Naples bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Naples, Naples station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Matera to Naples is 245 km. It takes approximately 3h 2m to drive from Matera to Naples.

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  • Distance: 197.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 55m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Matera to Naples, Naples every 4 hours. Tickets cost 14€ - 17€ and the journey takes 2h 55m. Miccolis Spa also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Ferrandina-Pom.Migl. to Napoli Centrale twice daily. Tickets cost 15€ - 21€ and the journey takes 3h 16m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
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 Ferrandina-Pom.Migl. to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
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 Ferrandina-Pom.Migl. to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 27€
Base Standard
35€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
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 Ferrandina-Pom.Migl. to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
28€ - 31€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Matera to Naples, Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Bus from Matera to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Italo Treno
Societa Lagonegrese Automobilistica S.R.L.
Phone
0973.21016
Email
slasrl@tiscalinet.it
Website
autolineesla.it
Bus from Salerno to Naples
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Schedules at
slasrl.eu

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