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There are 5 ways to get from Matera to Polignano a Mare by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Bari 420
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Polignano A Mare Reg / ...

$6 - $14

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Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Gioia del Colle 651/1
  2. Take the bus from Gioia del Colle Ospedale to Polignano a Mare 160

$7 - $9

Train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Matera Centrale to Altamura
  2. Take the train from Altamura to Bari Centrale
  3. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Polignano A Mare Reg / ...

$7 - $16

Taxi  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Matera to Polignano a Mare 45.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Matera to Polignano a Mare 45.3 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Matera to Polignano a Mare is to bus which costs 6€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matera to Polignano a Mare is to taxi which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Matera to Polignano a Mare. However, there are services departing from Matera and arriving at Polignano a Mare via Gioia del Colle Ospedale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Matera to Polignano a Mare. However, there are services departing from Matera Centrale and arriving at Polignano A Mare via Altamura and Bari Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Matera and Polignano a Mare is 63 km. The road distance is 72.5 km.

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The best way to get from Matera to Polignano a Mare without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs 4€ - 13€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Matera to Polignano a Mare, including transfers.

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Matera to Polignano a Mare bus services, operated by Sita Sud, depart from Matera station.

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Matera to Polignano a Mare train services, operated by Ferrovie Appulo Lucane, depart from Matera Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Matera to Polignano a Mare is to bus which takes 2 h 38 min and costs 6€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 6€ - 14€ and takes 3 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Matera to Polignano a Mare.
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  • Distance: 39.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

What companies run services between Matera, Italy and Polignano a Mare, Italy?

You can take a bus from Matera to Polignano a Mare via Gioia del Colle and Gioia del Colle Ospedale in around 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Matera to Polignano a Mare via Altamura and Bari Centrale in around 3 h 14 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 Bari Centrale to Polignano A Mare
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Ferrovie Appulo Lucane
Phone
800 050 500
Email
relazioniesterne@ferrovieappulolucane.com
Website
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Train from Matera Centrale to Altamura
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Train from Altamura to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Bus operators
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 Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Bus from Gioia del Colle Ospedale to Polignano a Mare
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Book at
fseonline.it
Other operators
Taxi from Matera to Polignano a Mare
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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Matera to Polignano a Mare bus services, operated by Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici, arrive at Polignano a Mare station.

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Matera to Polignano a Mare train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Polignano A Mare station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Matera to Polignano a Mare is 73 km. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Matera to Polignano a Mare.

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There are 1819+ hotels available in Polignano a Mare. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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