• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 7 ways to get from Roma Termini to Matera by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train via Napoli Centrale  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station Mi-Na / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Ferrandina-Scalo Matera Fr / ...

$46 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Anagnina to Matera 562

$27 - $47

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Matera Centrale

$61 - $86

Bus Autolinee Liscio  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Matera

$32 - $57

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Roma Termini to Matera 284.3 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Bari, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bari (BRI) FCO - BRI
  2. Take the bus from Bari to Matera

$34 - $109

Fly to Brindisi, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Brindisi (BDS) FCO - BDS
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
  3. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Matera Centrale

$46 - $174

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Roma Termini to Matera is to bus which costs 27€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 23 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Roma Termini to Matera is to drive which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Roma Termini to Matera. However, there are services departing from Turati/Fanti and arriving at Matera via Rome Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Roma Termini to Matera. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Matera Centrale via Bari Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 33 min.

More details

The distance between Roma Termini and Matera is 369 km. The road distance is 454.9 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Roma Termini to Matera without a car is to train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Roma Termini to Matera, including transfers.

More details

Roma Termini to Matera bus services, operated by Autolinee Liscio, depart from Rome Tiburtina station.

More details

Roma Termini to Matera train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

More details

The best way to get from Roma Termini to Matera is to train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 23 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Roma Termini to Matera.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 230.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Roma Termini, Italy and Matera, Italy?

You can take a train from Roma Termini to Matera via Napoli Centrale Station, Napoli Centrale, Ferrandina-Scalo Matera, and Ferrandina Scalo in around 6 h 30 min. Alternatively, Autolinee Liscio operates a bus from Roma Termini to Matera once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Flights from Rome to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
Train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Napoli Centrale to Ferrandina-Scalo Matera
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Ferrovie Appulo Lucane
Phone
800 050 500
Email
relazioniesterne@ferrovieappulolucane.com
Website
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Train from Bari Centrale to Matera Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ferrovieappulolucane.it
Bus operators
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Matera
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
autolineeliscio.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Anagnina to Matera
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Pugliairbus
Phone
+39 080 5790211
Email
info@cotrap.it
Website
aeroportidipuglia.it
Bus from Bari to Matera
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
aeroportidipuglia.it

Want to know more about travelling around Italy

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Bari Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

Search flights

Roma Termini to Matera bus services, operated by Autolinee Liscio, arrive at Matera station.

More details

Roma Termini to Matera train services, operated by Ferrovie Appulo Lucane, arrive at Matera Centrale station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Roma Termini to Matera is 455 km. It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to drive from Roma Termini to Matera.

Get driving directions

Alitalia and Ryanair offer flights from Rome Airport to Bari Airport.

Search flights

There are 937+ hotels available in Matera. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Roma Termini to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

More details