How to get from Bologna to Matera

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Travel Information to Matera from Bologna

distanceDistance375 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£35 - £95
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £35 • 8 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £63 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMarino Autolinee, Malta Air or Frecciarossa

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 375 miles between Bologna and Matera. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £35. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Marino Autolinee, Malta Air or Frecciarossa among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Bologna to Matera.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bologna to Matera

Travel to Matera easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Matera.

You can travel between Bologna and Matera 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bologna to Matera, which costs on average £35.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Matera:

A coach is generally £28 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £63 from Bologna to Matera.

A coach is about £60 less than a train, which costs on average £95 for this route.

The fastest way from Bologna to Matera is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options between Bologna and Matera can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Matera by coach can take on average 8 h 30 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 44 min   of travel time.

The distance between Bologna and Matera is around 375 miles.

The average frequency per day from Bologna to Matera is:

  • 3 coaches a day.
  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Matera from Bologna as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bologna to Matera:

  • Coaches from Bologna to Matera most often leave from Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and arrive in Matera, Via Nazionale (Stazione di Matera Villa Longo).
  • Trains mostly depart from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Matera Centrale.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bologna to Matera, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Marino Autolinee to go to Matera by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Marino Autolinee Bologna to Matera tickets on Omio for £35.
  • Travel with Malta Air to go to Matera by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Malta Air Bologna to Matera tickets on Omio for £63.
  • Travel with Frecciarossa to go to Matera by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Frecciarossa Bologna to Matera tickets on Omio for £95.

Yes, there are direct routes from Bologna to Matera with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Matera with Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar or Itabus with 2 direct coaches per day.
  • You can find direct flights per day to Matera with.
  • You can find direct trains per day to take to Matera with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Matera tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Bologna to Matera often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Bari, Naples or Rome. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bologna and Matera itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Matera and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip to Matera from Bologna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £35 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing £63 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £95 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bologna to Matera online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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