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There are 5 ways to get from Potenza to Cirella by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 296 bus, line 7 bus

  1. Take the bus from Potenza Viale G. Marconi to Lauria Superiore
  2. Take the line 296 bus from Lauria Superiore to Bivio Tortora
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Tortora Lido Istituto Turistico to Bivio Cirella/Maierà

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Train via Scalea Stazione Autobus

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Battipaglia
  2. Take the train from Battipaglia to Scalea-S.Domen.Talao

Bus, line 296 bus

  1. Take the bus from Potenza - Cavour to Lauria Inferiore
  2. Take the line 296 bus from Lauria Inferiore to Praia a Mare

Train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Battipaglia
  2. Take the train from Battipaglia to Diamante-Buonvicino

Drive

  1. Drive from Potenza to Cirella
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  • 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 Cirella is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Cirella is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Cirella is to drive which costs €18 - €27 and takes 2h.

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The fastest way to get from Potenza to Cirella is to drive which takes 2h and costs €18 - €27.

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No, there is no direct bus from Potenza to Cirella. However, there are services departing from Potenza Viale G. Marconi and arriving at Bivio Cirella/Maierà via Lauria Superiore and Tortora Lido Istituto Turistico. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 2m.

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The distance between Potenza and Cirella is 103 km. The road distance is 143 km.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Cirella without a car is to bus and line 296 bus and line 7 bus which takes 5h 2m and costs €30 - €50.

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It takes approximately 5h 2m to get from Potenza to Cirella, including transfers.

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Potenza to Cirella bus services, operated by Societa Lagonegrese Automobilistica S.R.L., depart from Potenza Viale G. Marconi station.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Cirella is to bus and line 296 bus and line 7 bus which takes 5h 2m and costs €30 - €50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €17 - €40 and takes 5h 48m.

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Potenza to Cirella bus services, operated by Preite Cosenza, arrive at Bivio Cirella/Maierà station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Cirella is 143 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Potenza to Cirella.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Cirella.
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  • Distance: 103.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 2m

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

You can take a bus from Potenza to Cirella via Lauria Superiore, Bivio Tortora, and Tortora Lido Istituto Turistico in around 5h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Potenza to Cirella via Battipaglia, Diamante-Buonvicino, and Diamante 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 Potenza Centrale to Battipaglia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Battipaglia to Diamante-Buonvicino
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €22
Train from Battipaglia to Scalea-S.Domen.Talao
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €20
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 Potenza Centrale to Battipaglia
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Train from Battipaglia to Diamante-Buonvicino
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Battipaglia to Scalea-S.Domen.Talao
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
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 Battipaglia to Scalea-S.Domen.Talao
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Bus operators
Societa Lagonegrese Automobilistica S.R.L.
Phone
+39 0973 41416
Email
info@slasrl.eu
Website
slasrl.eu
Bus from Potenza Viale G. Marconi to Lauria Superiore
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Schedules at
slasrl.eu
Rocco Autolinee srl
Phone
0973 22943
Email
info@roccobus.it
Website
roccobus.it
Bus from Lauria Superiore to Bivio Tortora
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Schedules at
roccobus.it
Bus from Lauria Inferiore to Praia a Mare
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Schedules at
roccobus.it
Preite Cosenza
Phone
0984-413001
Email
info@autoservizipreite.it
Website
autoservizipreite.it
Bus from Tortora Lido Istituto Turistico to Bivio Cirella/Maierà
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Schedules at
autoservizipreite.com
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Potenza - Cavour to Lauria Inferiore
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Sita Sud
2nd Class
€6 - €9

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