There are 5 ways to get from Naples to Matera by bus, train, night bus 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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Bus Autolinee Liscio  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Naples FS to Potenza
  2. Take the bus from Potenza to Matera

$18 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus Marino Autolinee  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Matera Marinobus / ...

$18 - $35

Train, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Grassano Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grassano Scalo to Matera 32R

$37 - $49

Bus, night bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Naples to Lacedonia Napoli
  2. Take the night bus from Lacedonia to Matera 1004

$27 - $33

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Naples to Matera 158.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Naples to Matera is to bus which costs 15€ - 25€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Naples to Matera is to drive which takes 3 h 2 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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The distance between Naples and Matera is 198 km. The road distance is 253 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Naples to Matera, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Napoli and arriving at Matera. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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

You can take a bus from Naples to Matera via Potenza in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Napoli Centrale to Grassano
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Naples FS to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
risorse.autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Potenza to Matera
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
autolineeliscio.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Napoli to Matera
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
marinobus.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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Naples, Naples to Matera
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Grassano Scalo to Matera
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Night bus from Lacedonia to Matera
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
CLP Bus
Phone
081-5311707
Email
info@clpbusit
Website
clpbus.it
Bus from Naples to Lacedonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
clpbus.it

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