There are 6 ways to get from Rome to Policoro by bus, train, night 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

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Policoro

$40

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rome to Caserta Milan > Bologna > Roma > Caserta > Napoli
  2. Take the bus from Caserta to Policoro

$35 - $53

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Metaponto Ic / ...

$54 - $83

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Policoro 301.8 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Bari, bus  •  6 h 29 min

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

$88 - $165

Fly to Brindisi, train, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Brindisi (BDS) FCO - BDS
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Taranto
  3. Take the bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Policoro

$46 - $169

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Policoro, Italy?

Saj operates a bus from Rome to Policoro 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Policoro via Napoli Centrale and Metaponto in around 7 h 10 min.

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
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Metaponto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brindisi to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Bus operators
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Rome to Policoro
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
saj.it
Bus from Taranto via Porto Mercantile to Policoro
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
saj.it
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Rome to Caserta
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Caserta to Policoro
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Simet SPA
Phone
+39.0983.520315
Email
simetspa@simetspa.it
Website
simetspa.it
Bus from Bari to Policoro
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
simetspa.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rome and Policoro is 397 km. The road distance is 483 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Policoro is to bus which costs 33€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Rome to Policoro is to drive which takes 5 h 4 min and costs 55€ - 90€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome and arriving at Policoro. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

The bus from Rome to Policoro takes 5 h 45 min including transfers and departs three times a day.