There are 8 ways to get from Matera to Rome by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Potenza 32 / ...
  2. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$58 - $85

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Roma 203R / ...

$30 - $55

6 alternative options

Train via Napoli Centrale  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Ferrandina-Scalo Matera to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$55 - $83

Train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Altamura to Bari Centrale
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini Fa

$55 - $80

Bus via Potenza Scalo Interfiore  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera Via Dante to Potenza Scalo Interfiore
  2. Take the bus from Potenza to Roma Tiburtina 602 / ...

$42 - $52

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Matera to Rome 288 miles

$65 - $100

Bus to Bari, fly  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Bari
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Rome (FCO) BRI - FCO

$34 - $110

Bus, bus to Brindisi, fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Bari
  2. Take the bus from Bari to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Rome (FCO) BDS - FCO

$47 - $169

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Matera to Rome is to bus which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matera to Rome is to bus and fly which costs 29€ - 95€ and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Matera and Rome is 369 km. The road distance is 460.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Matera to Rome, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Matera and arriving at Roma. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Matera to Rome. However, there are services departing from Matera Centrale and arriving at Roma Termini via Altamura and Bari Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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

You can take a train from Matera to Rome via Ferrandina, Ferrandina-Scalo Matera, and Napoli Centrale in around 6 h. Alternatively, Marozzi VT operates a bus from Matera to Rome every 2 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Autolinee Liscio also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
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 Potenza Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ferrandina-Scalo Matera to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Schedules at
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Matera to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Matera to Roma
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Potenza to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Matera to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
autolineeliscio.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 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
new.grassani.it
Pugliairbus
Phone
+39 080 5790211
Email
info@cotrap.it
Website
aeroportidipuglia.it
Bus from Matera to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
aeroportidipuglia.it
Bus from Bari to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
aeroportidipuglia.it

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