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There are 3 ways to get from Potenza to Castelmezzano by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 102 bus  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Albano Di Lucania Re
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Albano di Lucania to Fontana Del Signore, Castelmezzano 102

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potenza to Castelmezzano 33 km

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Potenza to Castelmezzano 33 km

Potenza to Castelmezzano by train and bus

The journey time between Potenza and Castelmezzano is around 4h 10m and covers a distance of around 34 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 37m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 10m. Operated by Trenitalia and Sita Sud, the Potenza to Castelmezzano service departs from Potenza Centrale and arrives in Fontana Del Signore, Castelmezzano. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
33 min
Layover time:
3h 37m
Total time:
4h 10m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 10m
Journey distance:
34 km
Services per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
Last service departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Potenza to Castelmezzano train and bus schedules

Potenza → Castelmezzano
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1500

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Castelmezzano is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Castelmezzano is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Castelmezzano is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 17 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Castelmezzano is to drive which costs €4 - €7 and takes 29 min.

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The fastest way to get from Potenza to Castelmezzano is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs €55 - €70.

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The distance between Potenza and Castelmezzano is 24 km. The road distance is 33 km.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Castelmezzano without a car is to train and line 102 bus which takes 1h 35m and costs €3 - €8.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Potenza to Castelmezzano, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Castelmezzano is 33 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Potenza to Castelmezzano.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Castelmezzano. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Castelmezzano.
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  • Distance: 23.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

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

There is no direct connection from Potenza to Castelmezzano. However, you can take the train to Albano Di Lucania, take the walk to Albano di Lucania, then take the line 102 bus to Fontana Del Signore, Castelmezzano. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Castelmezzano.

Train operators

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
+39 06 68475475
Train from Potenza Centrale to Albano Di Lucania
Ave. Duration
22 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2 - €5
1st Class
€4 - €5
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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Bus operators
Sita Sud
+39 080 579 0211
Bus from Albano di Lucania to Fontana Del Signore, Castelmezzano
Ave. Duration
13 min
6 times a week
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Schedules at
2nd Class
€1 - €3
Other operators
Taxi from Potenza to Castelmezzano
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Taxi Potenza Service
+39 0971 1771

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