There are 5 ways to get from Sorrento to Matera by subway, bus, train or car

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Subway, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the bus from Napoli to Matera Marinobus / ...

$22 - $39

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Subway, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi Tr3
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Ferrandina-Scalo Matera Fr / ...

$41 - $59

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi
  2. Take the bus from Naples to Candela
  3. Take the bus from Candela to Matera

$30 - $38

Bus, line 5120 bus, Italobus Connections  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Sorrento to Amalfi
  2. Take the line 5120 bus from Amalfi to Salerno
  3. Take the Italobus Connections from Salerno to Matera

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Matera 155.1 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Sorrento to Matera is to subway and bus which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sorrento to Matera is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sorrento to Matera. However, there are services departing from Sorrento and arriving at Matera via Naples and Candela. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Sorrento and Matera is 188 km. The road distance is 248.1 km.

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The best way to get from Sorrento to Matera without a car is to subway and bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs 19€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Sorrento to Matera, including transfers.

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Sorrento to Matera bus services, operated by EAV, depart from Sorrento station.

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Sorrento to Matera bus services, operated by Marozzi VT, arrive at Matera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sorrento to Matera is 248 km. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from Sorrento to Matera.

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There are 926+ hotels available in Matera. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 117.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Sorrento, Italy and Matera, Italy?

You can take a bus from Sorrento to Matera via Napoli Piazza Garibaldi, Naples, and Candela in around 7 h 5 min.

Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Sorrento to Napoli Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
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
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Napoli to Matera
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
marinobus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Naples, Naples to Matera
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
CLP Bus
Phone
081-5311707
Email
info@clpbusit
Website
clpbus.it
Bus from Naples to Candela
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
clpbus.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Candela to Matera
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Bus from Sorrento to Amalfi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Sorrento to Amalfi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Amalfi to Salerno
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Bus from Salerno to Matera
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
italotreno.it

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