The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Bari to Taranto is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 buses that leave Bari for Taranto every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||48 miles (78 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$8 (€7)|
|Bus frequency||7 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 7 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Aeroporti, Infobus, Marino Autolinee, Intersaj, Trenitalia, Ferrovie del Sud Est, Itabus, Regionale, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Bari to Taranto cover the 48 miles (78 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Aeroporti, Infobus, Marino Autolinee, Intersaj, Trenitalia, Ferrovie del Sud Est, Itabus, Regionale, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 7 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $8 (€7), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Bari, Terminal Partenze Aeroporto Bari and arrive in Taranto, Porto Mercantile.
Marino Autolinee, Trenitalia and FlixBus buses will get you from Bari to Taranto from $8 (€7). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
Trenitalia is the national railway of Italy, providing a comprehensive network of trains across the country including trains from Bari to Taranto. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, and Frecciabianca, as well as regional and intercity services. Frecciarossa trains are the fastest, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, while Frecciargento and Frecciabianca offer a more leisurely journey. Passengers can choose from a range of ticket types, including Economy, Standard, and Business Class. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and a range of food and beverage options. Popular routes include Milan to Rome, Venice to Florence, and Naples to Bari.
The buses to Taranto, with destination Piazza della Libertà or Porto Mercantile, depart from several bus stations in Bari: Airport, Policlino and Via Capruzzi. The daily services available are about 8, with a first departure around 06:20 in the morning and the last evening trip scheduled by Marozzi around 22:10. But those who decide to travel on Saturdays have at least ten options.
The bus lines that cover the route from Bari to Taranto are Intersaj, Marozzi and Cotrap. The last one guarantees the connection between the Bari airport Karol Wojtyla and Piazza della Libertà in Taranto; the other two make departures from the stations of via Capruzzi and Policlinico with arrivals also at the bus station of Porto Mercantile.
The duration of the bus journey Bari Taranto goes from the 53 minutes taken by Intersaj to reach Taranto starting from the Policlinico stop, to about 1 hour and 20 minutes needed in Marozzi to get from Via Capruzzi to Porto Mercantile. None of the companies makes intermediate stops. Those who opt for an economic solution proposed by Cotrap Autolinee, must bill a trip of about 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Each week there are almost 60 buses that leave the Bari bus stations to Taranto. Usually there are at least 4 departures in the morning, 3 mid-day trips, 2 buses in the late afternoon and one last evening trip. Intersaj is the most active company on the route with about 6 daily trips.
Bari Bus Station: the buses leaving Bari depart mostly from the airport and via Capruzzi, connected by bus lines 12 and 16. Even the airport can be reached from the central station on board the bus line N. 16, otherwise you can get there by train or shuttle bus.
Taranto bus station: upon arrival at the bus station of Taranto Porto Mercantile you move by bus, lines 16, 20, 25 and 28. Those who get off at Piazza della Libertà can also take lines 8, 21 and 27. Near the bus terminal there is a B & B for those who want to stay for the night.
When departing from Bari, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Bari, Terminal Partenze Aeroporto Bari, Bari, Aeroporto di Bari-Karol Wojtyła and Bari, Via Giuseppe Capruzzi (Stazione Centrale). When arriving in Taranto, you can end your trip in bus stations like Taranto, Porto Mercantile, Taranto, Via Mascherpa and Taranto, Piazza della Libertà.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bari, Terminal Partenze Aeroporto Bari, which is located around 6.4 miles (10.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Taranto, Porto Mercantile, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.
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