The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Bologna to Matera will cost around £ 99 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 88.
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7 h 44 m
7 h 49 m
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It's difficult to get from Bologna to Matera without changing at least once.
|Distance||375 miles (605 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 54 min|
|Average train ticket price||£83 (€94)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Frecciarossa or Italo|
Trains from Bologna to Matera cover the 375 miles (605 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 54 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Italo. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £73, but the average price of train tickets is £83. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Matera Centrale.
Travel to Matera from Bologna from £73 with Omio’s train partners Frecciarossa and Italo! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train carriage is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include toilets, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.
Italo has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Bologna and Matera:
When taking the train from Bologna to Matera, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. Your route can end in train stations such as Matera Centrale, Matera, Stazione Centrale Linee Urbane and Matera, Parco Dei Monaci.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Matera Centrale.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bologna Centrale, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city centre of Bologna. The most popular arrival train station in Matera, called Matera Centrale, is located around 0.2 miles (250 m) away from its city centre.
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