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There are 4 ways to get from Tropea to Matera by train, bus, night bus or car

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, bus via Sibari  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tropea to Lamezia Terme Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Paola Reg / ...
  3. Take the train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari Reg
  4. Take the train from Sibari to Metaponto Ic
  5. Take the bus from Metaponto - Scalo to Matera 354

$36 - $68

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tropea to Lamezia Terme Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale Station to Cosenza Autostazione 8
  3. Take the bus from Cosenza to Scanzano Jonico
  4. Take the bus from Scanzano Jonico to Matera 354

$30 - $38

2 alternative options

Train, night bus, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Tropea to Lamezia Terme Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Metaponto Bus
  3. Take the bus from Metaponto - Scalo to Matera 354

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Tropea to Matera 194.2 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tropea to Matera is to train and bus which costs 26€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tropea to Matera is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Tropea and Matera is 230 km. The road distance is 310.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tropea to Matera without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 23 min and costs 30€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Tropea to Matera, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tropea to Matera is 311 km. It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to drive from Tropea to Matera.

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There are 926+ hotels available in Matera. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tropea to Matera.
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  • Distance: 143.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 23 min

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

There is no direct connection from Tropea to Matera. However, you can take the train to Lamezia Terme Centrale, take the train to Paola, take the train to Castiglione Cosentino, take the train to Sibari, take the train to Metaponto, take the walk to Metaponto - Scalo, then take the bus to Matera. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tropea to Matera via Lamezia Terme Centrale, Lamezia Terme Centrale Station, Cosenza Autostazione, Cosenza, and Scanzano Jonico in around 9 h 23 min.

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 Tropea to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Paola
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $11
Train from Castiglione Cosentino to Sibari
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Sibari to Metaponto
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Sita Sud
Phone
+39 080 579 0211
Email
info@sitasudtrasporti.it
Website
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Metaponto - Scalo to Matera
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Bus from Scanzano Jonico to Matera
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
sitasudtrasporti.it
Preite Cosenza
Phone
0984-413001
Email
info@autoservizipreite.it
Website
autoservizipreite.it
Bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale Station to Cosenza Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
autoservizipreite.it
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Cosenza to Scanzano Jonico
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
saj.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
Night bus from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Metaponto
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com

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