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There are 5 ways to get from Matera to Pompei by bus, train or car

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Italobus Connections  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the Italobus Connections from Matera to Salerno 1112

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera Via Dante to Potenza Scalo Interfiore
  2. Take the bus from Potenza to Pompei 560

$16 - $23

Train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Ferrandina-Scalo Matera to Salerno Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Salerno to Pompei Met / ...

$27 - $43

Bus, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Potenza
  2. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno Reg / ...

$17 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Matera to Pompei 142.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Matera to Pompei is to Italobus Connections which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matera to Pompei is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Matera to Pompei. However, there are services departing from Matera Via Dante and arriving at Pompei via Potenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Matera and Pompei is 178 km. The road distance is 228.5 km.

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The best way to get from Matera to Pompei without a car is to Italobus Connections which takes 4 h 19 min and costs 2€ - 6€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Matera to Pompei, including transfers.

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Matera to Pompei bus services, operated by Grassani S.r.l., depart from Matera Via Dante station.

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The best way to get from Matera to Pompei is to Italobus Connections which takes 4 h 19 min and costs 2€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 4 h 54 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Matera to Pompei is 228 km. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Matera to Pompei.

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Map of how to get from Matera to Pompei.
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  • Distance: 111.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

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

ItaloTreno operates a bus from Matera to Pompei once daily, and the journey takes 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Matera to Pompei via Ferrandina Scalo, Ferrandina-Scalo Matera, and Salerno in around 4 h 54 min.

Train operators
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 Ferrandina-Scalo Matera to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Pompei
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Bus operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Bus from Matera to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
italotreno.it
Grassani S.r.l.
Phone
+39 0835 721443
Email
info@grassani.it
Website
new.grassani.it
Bus from Matera Via Dante to Potenza Scalo Interfiore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
new.grassani.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 Potenza to Pompei
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Matera to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
autolineeliscio.it

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