Matera in detail

Flights & getting there

Bus

The bus station is south of Piazza Matteotti, next to the subterranean train station.

Grassani For Potenza (€8, 1¾ hours, five daily).

Marino For Naples (€12, 4¾ hours, six daily).

Marozzi For Rome (€30, six to seven hours, five daily), Siena (€39, 8¼ hours, one daily), Florence (€43, 9½ hours, one daily) and Pisa (€48, 11¾ hours, one daily).

Pugliairbus For Bari airport (€6, 1¼ hours, five daily).

SITA For Taranto (from €8, 1¾ hours, three daily) and Metaponto (€5.80, one hour, up to five daily).

Train

Ferrovie Appulo-Lucane For Bari (€5, 1¾ hours).