There are 8 ways to get from Matera to Villa San Giovanni by bus, train, bus and ferry, night bus, car, plane or car ferry

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 via Paola  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Metaponto 354
  2. Take the train from Metaponto to Sibari Ic
  3. Take the train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino Reg
  4. Take the train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...

$38 - $71

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Bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Policoro 354
  2. Take the bus from Policoro to Cosenza
  3. Take the bus from Cosenza to Villa S. Giovanni FS

$32 - $38

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Bus, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Metaponto - Scalo 354
  2. Take the train from Metaponto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale Ic

$52 - $76

Bus, night bus, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Metaponto 354
  2. Take the night bus from Metaponto to Lamezia Terme Centrale Bus
  3. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni Reg / ...

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Matera to Villa San Giovanni 231.4 miles

$55 - $85

Bus, fly to Reggio Calabria  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Bari
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Reggio Calabria (REG) BRI - REG

$136 - $563

Bus, fly to Catania, train, car ferry  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Bari
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Catania (CTA) BRI - CTA
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  4. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni

$69 - $401

Bus, fly to Lamezia Terme, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Matera to Bari
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) BRI - SUF
  3. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni

$79 - $378

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Matera to Villa San Giovanni is to bus which costs 28€ - 35€ and takes 8 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Matera to Villa San Giovanni is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Matera and Villa San Giovanni is 284 km. The road distance is 370.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Matera to Villa San Giovanni, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Matera to Villa San Giovanni. However, there are services departing from Matera and arriving at Villa S. Giovanni FS via Policoro and Cosenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bari Airport to Reggio Calabria Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Matera to Villa San Giovanni bus services, operated by Sita Sud, arrive at Policoro station.

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Map of how to get from Matera to Villa San Giovanni.
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  • Distance: 177.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

What companies run services between Matera, Italy and Villa San Giovanni, Calabria, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Matera to Villa San Giovanni. However, you can take the bus to Metaponto, take the walk to Metaponto, take the train to Sibari, take the train to Castiglione Cosentino, take the train to Paola, then take the train to Villa S.Giovanni. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Matera to Villa San Giovanni via Policoro and Cosenza in around 8 h 6 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Bari to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bari to Lamezia Terme via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Bari to Lamezia Terme via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Bari to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bari to Catania
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bari to Lamezia Terme via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bari to Lamezia Terme via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bari to Lamezia Terme via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bari to Lamezia Terme via Turin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Metaponto to Sibari
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Metaponto to Reggio Di Calabria Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Sibari to Castiglione Cosentino
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Paola to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Matera to Metaponto
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Matera to Policoro
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Matera to Metaponto - Scalo
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Matera to Bari Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Policoro to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
saj.it
Ias Auto Linee
Phone
0983 565635
Email
ias@iasautolinee.it
Website
iasautolinee.com
Bus and ferry from Cosenza to Villa S. Giovanni FS
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
iasautolinee.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night bus from Metaponto to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Pugliairbus
Phone
+39 080 5790211
Email
info@cotrap.it
Website
aeroportidipuglia.it
Bus from Matera to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
aeroportidipuglia.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45

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