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from Naples to Matera

You can get from Naples to Matera by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Naples to Matera on 17 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:40Naples4h35 20:15Matera, Via Don Luigi Sturzo
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£121One-way
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14:00Napoli, Napoli Centrale4h50 18:50Matera, Via Don Luigi Sturzo
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£111One-way
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17:00Naples4h10 21:10Matera
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£211One-way
06:15Naples4h05 10:20Matera
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£251One-way
14:45Naples4h25 19:10Matera
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£251One-way

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Mon
17 Jan
£11Marino Autolinee
Tue
18 Jan
£9Itabus
Wed
19 Jan
£7Itabus
Thu
20 Jan
£7Itabus
Fri
21 Jan
£9Itabus
Sat
22 Jan
£5Itabus
Sun
23 Jan
£7Itabus
Mon
24 Jan
£7Itabus
Tue
25 Jan
£7Itabus
Wed
26 Jan
£7Itabus
Thu
27 Jan
£7Itabus
Fri
28 Jan
£7Itabus
Sat
29 Jan
£5Itabus
Sun
30 Jan
£7Itabus
Mon
31 Jan
£5Itabus
Tue
1 Feb
£7Itabus
Wed
2 Feb
£7Itabus
Thu
3 Feb
£5Itabus
Fri
4 Feb
£7Itabus
Sat
5 Feb
£6Itabus

Travel Information between Naples and Matera

distanceDistance123 miles (198 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach
fastestFastest modeCoach • £5 • 3 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus

Take a coach to travel 123 miles (198 km) to Matera from Naples. Itabus is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct from Naples to Matera.

How to Travel from Naples to Matera?

It's a breeze to opt for regular public transport bus links from the romantic city of Naples to historic Matera, the 2019 European Capital of Culture. Shortest journey times are just over three hours, making this an easy trip from Italy's southwest coast towards this jewel in the east. A variety of bus operators ensure affordable trips to Matera are available every day of the week.

What is the Cheapest Way To Get from Naples to Matera?

There are three to four coach operators and Omio affiliates running routes from Naples to Matera, making it an easy matter to source affordable tickets at various times of the day. The early morning FlixBus coach from Naples Centrale is currently the cheapest weekday and weekend service and offers direct journey times of around four hours and 25 minutes. The FlixBus services arrive into Matera Via Don Luigi Sturzo, which is an easy walk away from the Piazza Firenze in the centre of town. 

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from Naples to Matera?

The fastest bus from Naples to the historic city of Matera is operated by FlixBus. The journey distance is just over 150 miles, and the most direct route is via the A16/E842. This speedy FlixBus service leaves Naples Centrale bus station in the very early hours (so you'd better set an alarm!) and the journey takes three hours and 25 minutes. The bus arrives into Via Don Luigi Sturzo. Alternative bus services have journey times ranging from just under four hours to four hours and 45 minutes. 

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It's as easy to find and book the most affordable bus tickets from Naples to Matera using the Omio website or app.

Travel from Naples to Matera by Bus

Bus services from Naples operate to Matera every day of the week. The three main coach operators on this route are Miccolis, Marino Autolinee, and Frecciarossa, while affiliates such as FlixBus and BlaBla Car ensure passengers achieve the best prices at all times of day! There are two daily Frecciarossa TrentoLine train and coach services from Naples to Matera. Passengers need to make one change for both services, and journey times are around four hours. The first leg of the journey is via train to Salerno, with a journey time of 41 minutes. Passengers then switch to FrecciaLink bus LK015 for the remainder of the journey to Matera Centrale, which is the main rail and bus station. It will take you about ten minutes to walk from Matera Centrale to the middle of town, and you just need to walk straight down Via Don Minzoni which is right outside the station. Three regular, daily Miccolis services operate to Matera, with departures timed from early morning until late afternoon. Autolinee Miccolis operates coaches throughout southern Italy, and this is a non-stop route. Miccolis buses arrive into Stazione Fal Matera Villa Longo, so you'll need to grab a local bus for the seven-minute trip into the centre of town. MarinoBus operates most of the buses going to Matera, and they arrive at Matera Via Don Luigi Sturzo bus station. This station is about one mile from the centre of town, and you can take a local bus or hop on a train at Ferrovia Apulo Lucane station, which is about one minute away on foot.

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FAQs

How do you get from Naples to Matera?

Getting from Naples to Matera includes taking a coach.

What is the fastest way to get to Matera from Naples?

A coach is the fastest way to get from Naples to Matera with an average travel time for this route around 3 h 4 min.

How many miles from Naples to Matera would I travel?

The distance between Naples and Matera is around 123 miles (198 km).

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Naples to Matera?

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

  • Coaches from Naples to Matera most often leave from Napoli, Napoli Centrale and arrive in Matera, Via Nazionale staz. FAL Villa Longo.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Naples to Matera?

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

  • Travel with Itabus for coaches to Matera. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Itabus Naples to Matera tickets on Omio for £5.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Naples to Matera?

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

How early should I purchase Naples to Matera tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £5 one way.

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