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There are 9 ways to get from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Naples, fly

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Rome (FCO)

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Night bus

  1. Take the night bus from Potenza to Rome Fiumicino Airport

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Train, train to Bari, fly

  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 Rome (FCO)

Train, train to Brindisi, fly

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Taranto
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Rome (FCO)

Train via Casoria

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Afragola
  2. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Potenza to Rome Tiburtina
  2. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Fiumicino Aeroporto

Bus via Potenza

  1. Take the bus from Potenza to Roma Tiburtina

Train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Roma Termini

Drive

  1. Drive from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO)

Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) by train

The train journey time between Potenza and Rome Airport (FCO) is around 4h 50m and covers a distance of around 415 km. This includes an average layover time of around 44 min. The fastest train normally takes 4h 50m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno and Leonardo Express, the Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) train service departs from Potenza Centrale and arrives in Fiumicino Aeroporto. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
4h 6m
Layover time:
44 min
Total time:
4h 50m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
4h 50m
Train distance:
415 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€38
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:17
Last train departs at:
07:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) train schedules

Potenza → Rome Airport (FCO)
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  • Face masks are mandatory
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  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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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 Rome Airport (FCO) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rome Airport (FCO) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rome Airport (FCO) 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: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) is to night bus which costs €21 - €25 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) is to drive which costs €45 - €75 and takes 3h 43m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Potenza and arriving at Rome Fiumicino Airport. This bus operates Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO). However, there are services departing from Potenza Centrale and arriving at Fiumicino Aeroporto via Napoli Afragola and Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 11m.

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It is 324 km from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO). It is approximately 380.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) without a car is to train via Casoria which takes 5h 11m and costs €30 - €130.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO), including transfers.

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Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Potenza station.

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Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Potenza Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) is to train via Casoria which takes 5h 11m and costs €30 - €130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €27 - €65 and takes 5h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO).
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  • Distance: 323.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 30m

What companies run services between Potenza, Italy and Rome Airport (FCO), Italy?

You can take a train from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) via Napoli Afragola and Roma Termini in around 5h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) via Rome Tiburtina in around 5h 41m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€4 - €85
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€8 - €140
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Rome
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €240
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Flights from Brindisi to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €290
Alba Star
Website
albastar.es
Flights from Brindisi to Rome via Trapani
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €150
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
€11 - €16
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €13
Train from Potenza Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Potenza Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€23 - €35
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
€15 - €60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€40 - €60
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €18
Base Standard
€28 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
Train from Potenza Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€16 - €22
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€40 - €60
Train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€13 - €18
Base Standard
€20 - €27
Base Premium
€23 - €35
Train from Potenza Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €90
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€28 - €40
Base Standard
€50 - €70
Base Premium
€60 - €90
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
€11 - €23
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €23
Train from Potenza Macchia Rom. to Foggia
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €18
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €18
Train from Potenza Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €21
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
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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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
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€29 - €40
Train from Napoli Afragola to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €23
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€8 - €12
Smart Low Cost
€8 - €12
Smart Flex
€17 - €23
Bus operators
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Potenza to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Schedules at
autolineeliscio.it
Prontobus
Phone
+39 329 8631455
Email
info@prontobusitalia.it
Website
prontobusitalia.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Fiumicino Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Schedules at
prontobusitalia.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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Rome Fiumicino Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Potenza to Rome Fiumicino Airport
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€21 - €25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Potenza to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Website
Marozzi VT

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome Fiumicino Airport station.

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Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO) is 381 km. It takes approximately 3h 43m to drive from Potenza to Rome Airport (FCO).

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Alitalia offers flights from Naples Airport to Rome Airport.

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