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There are 6 ways to get from Ostuni to Castro by bus, night bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ostuni - p.zza Italia to Brindisi - via Bastioni
  2. Take the bus from Brindisi to Diso

Bus via Lecce

  1. Take the bus from Ostuni - p.zza Italia to Brindisi - via Bastioni
  2. Take the bus from Lecce to Castro

Bus, line 815 bus

  1. Take the bus from Ostuni to Maglie
  2. Take the line 815 bus from Maglie to Castro

Night bus, bus, line 103 bus

  1. Take the night bus from Ostuni Viale dello Sport to Lecce Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Lecce - City Terminal to Maglie - Stazione FSE
  3. Take the line 103 bus from Maglie - Stazione FSE to Castro - Incrocio per Castro Marina

Train, line 5 train, line 6 train

  1. Take the train from Ostuni to Lecce
  2. Take the line 5 train from Lecce to Zollino
  3. Take the line 6 train from Zollino to Poggiardo

Drive

  1. Drive from Ostuni to Castro
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Castro is 1500.

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The cost-effective way to get from Ostuni to Castro is to bus, which costs €8 - €12 and takes 4h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Ostuni to Castro is to drive which costs €16 - €24 and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ostuni to Castro. However, there are services departing from Ostuni - p.zza Italia and arriving at Castro via Brindisi and Diso. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 33m.

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The distance between Ostuni and Castro is 108 km. The road distance is 124 km.

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The best way to get from Ostuni to Castro without a car is to bus which takes 4h 33m and costs €8 - €12.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Ostuni to Castro, including transfers.

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Ostuni to Castro bus services, operated by Società Trasporti Pubblici Brindisi SpA, depart from Ostuni - p.zza Italia station.

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The best way to get from Ostuni to Castro is to bus which takes 4h 33m and costs €8 - €12. Alternatively, you can train and line 5 train and line 6 train, which costs €17 - €29 and takes 5h 48m.

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Ostuni to Castro bus services, operated by S.T.P. di Terra d' Otranto, arrive at Diso station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ostuni to Castro is 124 km. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Ostuni to Castro.

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Map of how to get from Ostuni to Castro.
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  • Distance: 107.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Ostuni, Italy and Castro, Apulia, Italy?

You can take a bus from Ostuni to Castro via Brindisi - via Bastioni, Brindisi, and Diso in around 4h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ostuni to Castro via Ostuni, Lecce, Zollino, Poggiardo, and Poggiardo in around 5h 48m.

Train operators
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 Ostuni to Lecce
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ostuni to Lecce
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Train from Lecce to Zollino
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Train from Zollino to Poggiardo
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Bus operators
Società Trasporti Pubblici Brindisi SpA
S.T.P. di Terra d' Otranto
Phone
0832-228441
Email
info@stplecce.it
Website
stplecce.it
Bus from Brindisi to Diso
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Schedules at
stplecce.it
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Bus from Lecce to Castro
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
stplecce.it
2nd Class
€4 - €6
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ostuni to Maglie
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Bus from Maglie to Castro
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Bus from Lecce to Maglie
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Night bus from Ostuni Viale dello Sport to Lecce Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Itabus
Salento in bus
Phone
+39 800 242 815, 344/2274620
Email
salentoinbus@provincia.le.it
Website
provincia.le.it
Bus from Lecce - City Terminal to Maglie - Stazione FSE
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Schedules at
provincia.le.it
Bus from Maglie - Stazione FSE to Castro - Incrocio per Castro Marina
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
provincia.le.it

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