There are 5 ways to get from Matera to Salerno 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  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the Italobus Connections from Matera to Salerno 1112 / ...

$11 - $19

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 46 min

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

$25 - $40

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera Via Dante to Potenza Scalo Interfiore
  2. Take the bus from Potenza Centrale station to Salerno - Torrione

$16 - $23

Bus, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Potenza 32 / ...
  2. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno Reg / ...

$21 - $34

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Matera to Salerno 122.7 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Matera to Salerno is to bus which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matera to Salerno is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Matera and Salerno is 153 km. The road distance is 196.4 km.

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The Italobus Connections from Matera to Salerno takes 3 h 11 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Matera and arriving at Salerno. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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

ItaloTreno operates a bus from Matera to Salerno once daily, and the journey takes 3 h 11 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Matera to Salerno 4 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 19 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 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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Matera to Salerno
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Potenza Centrale station to Salerno - Torrione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
risorse.autolineeliscio.it
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

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