There are 5 ways to get from Potenza to Melfi by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car
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Bus • 55 min
Rideshare • 1h 6m
3 alternative options
Train • 1h 13m
3€ - 8€
Taxi • 51 min
85€ - 110€
Drive • 51 min
7€ - 11€
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Melfi is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 1h 6m.
The quickest way to get from Potenza to Melfi is to taxi which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 51 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Potenza Centrale and arriving at Melfi. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Potenza Superiore and arriving at Melfi. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 13m.
The distance between Potenza and Melfi is 41 km. The road distance is 52.1 km.
The best way to get from Potenza to Melfi without a car is to bus which takes 55 min and costs 5€.
The bus from Potenza Centrale to Melfi takes 55 min including transfers and departs three times a week.
Potenza to Melfi bus services, operated by Autolinee Ventre, depart from Potenza Centrale station.
Potenza to Melfi train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Potenza Superiore station.
The best way to get from Potenza to Melfi is to bus which takes 55 min and costs 5€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 3€ - 8€ and takes 1h 13m.
What companies run services between Potenza, Italy and Melfi, Italy?
Autolinee Ventre operates a bus from Potenza to Melfi 3 times a week. Tickets cost 5€ and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Potenza to Melfi hourly. Tickets cost 3€ - 8€ and the journey takes 1h 13m.
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.
Train from Potenza Superiore to Melfi
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 13m
- Estimated price
- 3€ - 8€
- 1st Class
- 7€ - 8€
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Potenza to Melfi
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 6m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Potenza to Melfi bus services, operated by Autolinee Ventre, arrive at Melfi station.
Potenza to Melfi train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Melfi station.
Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Melfi is 52 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Potenza to Melfi.
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There are 117+ hotels available in Melfi. Prices start at 40€ per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Potenza and Melfi. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.