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Potenza - Rome Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 10 intercity buses per day from Potenza to Rome. Traveling by bus from Potenza to Rome usually takes around 5 hours and 35 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance193 mi (310 km)
Shortest duration4h 10m
Cheapest price$5.35
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceMarino
Bus lines4

How much is a bus ticket from Potenza to Rome?

$28.40 is the average price of a bus ticket from Potenza to Rome. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in June. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just C$35 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Potenza to Rome in January, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to C$47 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

What bus companies travel from Potenza to Rome?

There are 4 bus lines from Potenza to Rome available for you to search and book on Wanderu. With 5 daily trips, Marino usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus35h 5m$33.52
Itabus15h 41m$23.76
Liscio34h 13m$41.56
Marino56h 44m$47.27
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 3 trips from Potenza to Rome, and usually makes the trip in about 5 hours and 5 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Itabus

    Itabus

    Book Itabus from Potenza to Rome from $5. There are 1 Itabus schedules from Potenza to Rome and you can expect on average to pay for a Itabus ticket to Rome. In Potenza, Itabus departs to Rome from Viale del Basento 11 and no other station. In Rome, Itabus arrives at Largo Mazzoni Guido 3 and no other station.

    An average trip on Itabus from Potenza to Rome takes 5 hours and 41 minutes , while the fastest available Itabus trip will get you to Rome in 4 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, Itabus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rome.

  • Liscio

    Liscio

    Book Liscio from Potenza to Rome from $40. There are 3 Liscio schedules from Potenza to Rome and you can expect on average to pay for a Liscio ticket to Rome. In Potenza, Liscio departs to Rome from Viale del Basento 11 and no other station. In Rome, Liscio arrives at Largo Guido Mazzoni and no other station.

    An average trip on Liscio from Potenza to Rome takes 4 hours and 13 minutes , while the fastest available Liscio trip will get you to Rome in 4 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, Liscio offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rome.

  • Marino

    Marino

    Book Marino from Potenza to Rome from $32. There are 5 Marino schedules from Potenza to Rome and you can expect on average to pay for a Marino ticket to Rome. In Potenza, Marino departs to Rome from Viale del Basento 11 and 1 other station. In Rome, Marino arrives at Largo Guido Mazzoni and no other station.

    An average trip on Marino from Potenza to Rome takes 6 hours and 44 minutes , while the fastest available Marino trip will get you to Rome in 4 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, Marino offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rome.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Potenza to Rome during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 310 kilometers from Potenza to Rome. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 10 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Rome. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Potenza?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Potenza to Rome, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Potenza to Rome every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 5 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Rome

Rome is a city rich in cultural heritage, as well as one of the most romantic destinations in Europe. To fully understand the city’s extraordinary history, visitors should take the time to visit the Capitoline Museums, where the collections include hundreds of sculptures as well as the Capitoline Wolf, the symbol of Rome itself. The famous Trevi’s Fountain is also on the must-see list of many travelers. Boasting an amazing baroque design with mythological motifs, the fountain is one of the most photogenic spots in the city, and it is located near the principal shopping area. If you wish to check out some of the city’s most iconic structures, head over to the Sistine Chapel, which houses the famous fresco by Michelangelo.

Rome is every foodie’s heaven. As you explore the city’s food scene, don’t hesitate to take the chance to try out a local specialty, artichokes. The best place to try these out is at Nonna Betta. For those who want to try the famous Roma coffee, Caffe Sant'Eustachio might be the right spot.

The principal train station in Rome is the Termini station. The main bus station is Roma Tiburtina. The city’s air services are fulfilled by three airports: Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, Rome Ciampino Airport, and Roma-Urbe, of which the Leonardo da Vinci International Airport is the largest.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Potenza?

Departure stations

Potenza has two bus stations with service to Rome.

All bus stations in Potenza:

  • Viale del Basento 11

  • SS658

Where does the bus arrive in Rome?

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Arrival stations

Rome's main long-distance bus station, known as Autostazione Tiburtina, is located on Largo Guido Mazzoni in the northeast of the city. The modern, state-of-the-art facility has several small food outlets, restrooms, and left luggage facilities. Bus companies like FlixBus and RegioJet operate routes from Tiburtina to destinations including Venice and Prague. It can be accessed via the city's metro line B and is just a short walk to Roma Tiburtina railway station. Several hotels, bars, and restaurants line the nearby Via Tiburtina for the perfect welcome to the Eternal City.

Bus stations in Rome:

  • Largo Guido Mazzoni

  • Largo Mazzoni Guido 3

  • Via Vincenzo Giudice

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