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There are 10 ways to get from Potenza to Trento by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Salerno
  2. Take the train from Salerno to Trento

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Train to Naples, fly to Verona, train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Verona (VRN)
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Trento

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Bus via Verona

  1. Take the bus from Potenza Centrale to Verona
  2. Take the bus from Verona to Trento

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Potenza Viale del Basento to Eboli Terminal Bus
  2. Take the bus from Eboli to Trento

Drive

  1. Drive from Potenza to Trento

Train to Naples, fly to Milan Bergamo, shuttle

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Bergamo (BGY)
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Trento

Train, train to Bari, fly to Verona

  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 Verona (VRN)
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Trento

Train to Naples, fly to Venice, train

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Venice (VCE)
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Trento

Train, train to Bari, fly to Milan Bergamo, shuttle

  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 Milan Bergamo (BGY)
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Trento

Train, train to Bari, fly to Venice

  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 Venice (VCE)
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Trento

Potenza to Trento by train

The train journey time between Potenza and Trento is around 7h 58m and covers a distance of around 928 km. This includes an average layover time of around 29 min. The fastest train normally takes 7h 58m. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Intercity and Trenitalia Frecce, the Potenza to Trento train service departs from Potenza Centrale and arrives in Trento. 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:
7h 29m
Layover time:
29 min
Total time:
7h 58m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
7h 58m
Train distance:
928 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€67
Carbon emissions:
48 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 Trento train schedules

Potenza → Trento
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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 Trento is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Trento is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 27 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Trento is to bus which costs €58 - €61 and takes 15h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Potenza to Trento is to train and fly which costs €35 - €250 and takes 7h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Potenza to Trento. However, there are services departing from Potenza Centrale and arriving at Trento via Verona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Potenza to Trento. However, there are services departing from Potenza Centrale and arriving at Trento via Salerno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 55m.

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The distance between Potenza and Trento is 712 km. The road distance is 878.6 km.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Trento without a car is to train which takes 8h 55m and costs €60 - €210.

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It takes approximately 8h 55m to get from Potenza to Trento, including transfers.

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Potenza to Trento bus services, operated by Autolinee Ventre, depart from Potenza Centrale station.

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Potenza to Trento train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Potenza Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Trento is to train which takes 8h 55m and costs €60 - €210. Alternatively, you can bus via Verona, which costs €60 - €64 and takes 13h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Trento.
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  • Distance: 712.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 55m

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

You can take a train from Potenza to Trento via Salerno in around 8h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Potenza to Trento via Verona in around 13h 25m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€12 - €170
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€15 - €270
Flights from Bari to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€14 - €160
Flights from Naples to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €220
Flights from Bari to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€10 - €140
Flights from Bari to Milan Bergamo via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€10 - €140
Flights from Bari to Milan Bergamo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€10 - €140
Flights from Bari to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €320
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Bari to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €170
Flights from Naples to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €220
Flights from Bari to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€19 - €180
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Naples to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€8 - €75
Flights from Bari to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€10 - €170
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €260
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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Trento
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
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 Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
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
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 Salerno
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Train from Salerno to Trento
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €160
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€55 - €80
Base Standard
€95 - €130
Base Premium
€110 - €160
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Trento
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€10 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
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 Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Trento
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Verona to Trento
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €20
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
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 Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €18
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Trenitalia EuroCity

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 Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €80
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€30 - €45
1st Class
€55 - €80
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Verona to Trento
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Potenza to Eboli
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €9
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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Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Potenza Viale del Basento to Eboli Terminal Bus
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Itabus
Curcio Viaggi
Phone
+39 0975 391321
Email
polla@curcioviaggi.it
Website
autolineecurcio.it
Bus from Eboli to Trento
Ave. Duration
13h 37m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€52
Schedules at
autolineecurcio.it
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Orio al Serio Airport to Trento
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€35 - €260
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€35 - €38
Private
€140 - €260

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Verona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Potenza to Trento bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Trento station.

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Potenza to Trento train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Trento station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Trento is 879 km. It takes approximately 8h 23m to drive from Potenza to Trento.

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