Weekend in Basilicata
6 good reasons to choose Guida Matera
How to reach Matera
The closest airport is Bari Palese, 60 km far away from Matera. There are planes landing here from the main Italian (Rome, Milan, Turin, Venice, Pisa, Bologna, Florence) and European towns. The main airline companies are: Alitalia, Ryanair, Easyjet, Air Berlin, Airone, British Airways, Germanwings, Lufthansa, Swissair, Volotea, Vueling, Wizz.
You can take a train to Matera from Bari. The company operating this route is Fal (Ferrovie Appulo Lucane).
Matera is well connected with all the main Italian towns. The companies operating these routes are Marino, Liscio, Marozzi, Fal, Petruzzi, Sita.
From Bari: if you are travelling A14 Adriatica, take the Bari Nord exit and follow the signals Altamura – Matera (SS96 – SS 99). Take the exit “Matera – via Nazionale” and follow the directions to the city centre..
From Napoli: if you are travelling the Salerno – Reggio Calabria, take the exit Sicignano and follow the directions to Potenza. Take the highway Basentana and exit in Ferrandina. Then follow the directions to Matera.
From Calabria: travel the SS 106 Jonica until Metaponto and take the SS 175 and then take the SS 7 Appia. Then, go straight until Matera.