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Journey Information

Rome to Bari bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€13.10
Shortest Duration5h 0m
Trips per day6
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Rome to Bari right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Rome to Bari?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €37.88 was the low point for bus fares from Rome to Bari. Buses from Bari to Rome are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €37.88 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save €6.56 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 34 minutes to cover the 233 miles (375 kilometers) from Rome, RM to Bari, BA. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Because many passengers travel from Rome to Bari at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Rome?

The first bus leaves at 04:00 and the last bus leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all buses from Rome to Bari, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Rome to Bari 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.

What bus companies travel from Rome to Bari?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Rome, Province of Rome to Bari, Bari. Of these two services, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 6 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus65h 35m€38.86
Marino27h 1m€48.74

Where does the bus leave from in Rome?

Rome, Province of Rome has two bus stations with service to Bari, Bari:

  • Largo Guido Mazzoni

Where does the bus arrive in Bari?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Bari, Bari:

  • Via Giuseppe Capruzzi 178
  • Bari Train Station (Via Capruzzi 224)

Price trends for buses from Rome to Bari

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