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There are 7 ways to get from Potenza to Ballintoy by train, plane, bus, car or car ferry

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Train to Naples, fly to Belfast City, train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Belfast City (BHD)
  3. Take the train from Belfast Great Victoria Street to Coleraine

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Train to Naples, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS)
  3. Take the train from Antrim to Coleraine

Train to Naples, fly to Dublin, bus, train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Dublin (DUB)
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
  4. Take the train from Belfast Great Victoria Street to Coleraine

Train, train to Bari, fly to Belfast City

  1. Take the train from Potenza Macchia Rom. to Foggia
  2. Take the train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Belfast City (BHD)
  4. Take the train from Belfast Great Victoria Street to Coleraine

Train, train to Bari, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)

  1. Take the train from Potenza Macchia Rom. to Foggia
  2. Take the train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS)
  4. Take the train from Antrim to Coleraine

Train, train to Bari, fly to Dublin, bus

  1. Take the train from Potenza Macchia Rom. to Foggia
  2. Take the train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Dublin (DUB)
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
  5. Take the train from Belfast Great Victoria Street to Coleraine

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Potenza to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to Ballintoy
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International entry into United Kingdom from Italy

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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Denmark, Falkland Islands, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Romania, Saint Helena, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Italy

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ballintoy is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ballintoy is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Ballintoy is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Potenza to Ballintoy is to train and fly and bus, which costs €55 - €230 and takes 14h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Potenza to Ballintoy is to train and fly which costs €55 - €250 and takes 14h 16m.

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The distance between Potenza and Ballintoy is 1435 miles.

It takes approximately 14h 16m to get from Potenza to Ballintoy, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Naples Airport to Belfast City Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Ballintoy is 1h behind Potenza. It is currently 2:22 PM in Potenza and 1:22 PM in Ballintoy.

Vueling Airlines, KLM, easyJet and four other airlines offer flights from Naples Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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There are 373+ hotels available in Ballintoy. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Ballintoy.
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  • Distance: 1435.1 miles
  • Duration: 14h 16m

What companies run services between Potenza, Italy and Ballintoy, Northern Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Potenza to Ballintoy. However, you can take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Garibaldi, take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Belfast City, take the walk to Belfast City Airport, take the line 600 subway to Belfast Europa Bus Centre, take the walk to Belfast Great Victoria Street, take the train to Coleraine, take the walk to Coleraine, then take the line 402 bus to Ballintoy. Alternatively, you can take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Garibaldi, take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), take the walk to Belfast, take the bus to Antrim, take the walk to Antrim, take the train to Coleraine, take the walk to Coleraine, then take the line 402 bus to Ballintoy.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Naples to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Verona
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£17 - £160
Flights from Bari to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£20 - £120
Flights from Bari to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £150
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£75 - £290
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£80 - £290
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £290
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Nice
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£80 - £290
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £290
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Lyon
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£80 - £290
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Milan Malpensa, Bristol
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £290
Flights from Naples to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Milan Malpensa, London Luton
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £290
Flights from Bari to Belfast City via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £240
Flights from Bari to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Milan Malpensa, Bristol
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Flights from Bari to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Milan Malpensa, London Luton
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Flights from Bari to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£70 - £310
Flights from Bari to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£20 - £120
Flights from Bari to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£80 - £380
Flights from Bari to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Alicante
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£95 - £330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £380
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £320
Flights from Naples to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
Flights from Naples to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £410
Flights from Bari to Belfast City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£75 - £340
Flights from Bari to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £250
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £250
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£21 - £130
Flights from Naples to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £330
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £370
Flights from Bari to Belfast City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £330
Flights from Bari to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Naples to Belfast City via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £380
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£110 - £370
Train operators
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
£9 - £14
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
£7 - £11
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
£13 - £18
Base Standard
£27 - £40
Base Premium
£30 - £50
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
£11 - £15
Base Standard
£24 - £35
Base Premium
£30 - £45
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £19
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
£17 - £19
Train from Potenza Macchia Rom. to Foggia
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
£12 - £14
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
£13 - £15
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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Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Great Victoria Street to Coleraine
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Antrim to Coleraine
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£11 - £35
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
£13 - £19
Smart Low Cost
£11 - £16
Smart Flex
£24 - £35
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£55 - £65
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£100 - £120
On Foot
£55 - £65

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