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Attendees can select from a wide array of B&B offerings in and around Matera ( B&B List ).

Suggested Accommodation

For the following accommodations you can keep in touch directly and use “Summer school informatica” label to get a discount.

Hostelling International Matera - Le Monacelle -
22 Euro for a bed in a dormitory. Breakfast included! [high recommended]

Albergo Italia - 
Locanda San Martino -
L'albero di Eliana -
Ai Foggiali Casa vacanze -
Sassolino -
Casa stella -

Travel Information

The easiest way to reach Matera is to fly to Bari Airport, around 70 km away. Bari Airport (also called Bari Palese) is served by budget Ryanair, Easyjet, Gemarwings, etc (see the flights map ).

Bari Airport to Matera
  1. Taxi (80-100EURO each way, 1h15min), keep in touch with other course participants to share.
  2. Bus service Pugliairbus, from Bari Airport to Matera, running two times a day - book online in advance.
  3. City-Bus public transport AMTAB BUS 16 , connecting the Airport with the Bari Centrale railway station.
  4. Railway line Ferrotramviaria S.p.A connecting Bari Aeroport to Bari Centrale Station.
  5. Railway line, Ferrovie Appule Lucane connecting Bari central station to Matera.

Plan a 3 hours trip from Bari Aeroporto to Matera, especially if you do the bus+train option. Plane in advance your journey and consider that on Sunday some public transportation lines do not operate.

Alternative Routs to Matera

You can fly to Rome, Naples and connect to Matera:

  1. There is a bus service Marozzi which connect Main Italian Cities to Matera.
  2. SITA operates bus services from Matera to Taranto and Metaponto and to other local towns and villages.
  3. Use this browser engine to check for potential bus routes.

If you want visit the surrounding of Matera and the nearby Puglia region, public transport is a feasible option. However, for exploring at your leisure, and seeing more of the remote Basilicata region, a hire car (at Bari Airport) will be extremely useful.
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