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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. 560 / ...

$5 - $16

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 28 min

  1. 65.9 miles

$6

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Reg / ...

$8 - $19

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. 62.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. 62.2 miles

$15 - $22

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Salerno to Potenza 4 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Salerno to Potenza every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salerno to Potenza Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Salerno to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Bus from Salerno to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
italotreno.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Salerno to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Autolinee Liscio
Phone
0971 54673
Email
info@autolineeliscio.it
Website
autolineeliscio.it
Bus from Salerno - Pastena to Potenza - Via Torraca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
risorse.autolineeliscio.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Salerno to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Salerno to Potenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Tassisti Salernitani A R.L.
Phone
+39 089 712696
Marraffa Marco
Phone
+39 089 239494

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salerno and Potenza is 86 km. The road distance is 100 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salerno to Potenza is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Salerno to Potenza is to taxi which takes 1 h 8 min and costs 110€ - 140€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salerno and arriving at Potenza Centrale. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salerno and arriving at Potenza. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

The bus from Salerno to Potenza takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a day.