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There are 6 ways to get from Potenza to Avellino by bus, train or car

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Bus via Battipaglia  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Potenza Viale del Basento to Battipaglia Ospedale 1a corsa ESTIVA // Lecce - Caserta / ...
  2. Take the bus from Battipaglia to Avellino

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Avellino  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salerno - via Vinciprova to Avellino 5330 / ...

€10 - €52

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Potenza to Sicignano degli Alburni
  2. Take the bus from Sicignano degli Alburni to Avellino Station Villa D'Agri

€12 - €15

Bus via Naples  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Potenza Viale del Basento to Naples Metropark Central Parking Bus Stop 1a corsa ESTIVA // Lecce - Caserta / ...
  2. Take the bus from Naples to Avellino

€12 - €18

Train, bus  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salerno to Avellino N424 / ...

€13 - €54

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Potenza to Avellino 134.6 km

€16 - €24

Potenza to Avellino by bus

The bus journey time between Potenza and Avellino is around 3 days 10h and covers a distance of around 173 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3 days 10h. Operated by Autolinee Liscio and Autolinee Ventre, the Potenza to Avellino bus service departs from Potenza and arrives in Avellino Station. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
3 days 10h
Fastest bus time:
3 days 10h
Bus distance:
173 km
Buses per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€12
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:10
Last bus departs at:
05:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Potenza to Avellino bus schedules

Potenza → Avellino
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Avellino is to bus which costs €12 - €15 and takes 3h 16m.

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The fastest way to get from Potenza to Avellino is to drive which takes 1h 32m and costs €16 - €24.

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No, there is no direct bus from Potenza to Avellino. However, there are services departing from Potenza Viale del Basento and arriving at Avellino via Battipaglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Potenza and Avellino is 91 km. The road distance is 134.6 km.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Avellino without a car is to bus via Battipaglia which takes 2h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Potenza to Avellino, including transfers.

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Potenza to Avellino bus services, operated by Miccolis Spa, depart from Potenza Viale del Basento station.

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Potenza to Avellino bus services, operated by Sellitto, arrive at Avellino station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Avellino is 135 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Potenza to Avellino.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Avellino. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Avellino.
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  • Distance: 90.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Potenza, Italy and Avellino, Italy?

You can take a bus from Potenza to Avellino via Battipaglia Ospedale and Battipaglia in around 2h 38m.

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 Potenza Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
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 Potenza Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Bus operators
Miccolis Spa
Phone
080 5315334
Email
info@busmiccolis.it
Website
busmiccolis.it
Bus from Potenza Viale del Basento to Battipaglia Ospedale
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Miccolis Spa
Bus from Potenza Viale del Basento to Naples Metropark Central Parking Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Miccolis Spa
Sellitto
Phone
+39 0824 46304
Email
info@sellitto.com
Website
sellitto.com
Bus from Battipaglia to Avellino
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Schedules at
sellitto.com
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Potenza to Sicignano degli Alburni
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Schedules at
autolineeliscio.it
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Potenza to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Salerno to Avellino
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Air Mobilita S.r.l.
Phone
+39 0825.204250
Website
air-spa.it
Bus from Naples to Avellino
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
airmobilitasrl.it
Bus from Salerno to Avellino
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
air-spa.it
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Naples to Avellino - Piazza Macello
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Salerno - via Vinciprova to Avellino
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
2nd Class
€2 - €4

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