Bari is the second-largest city in southern Italy, situated on the shores of the Adriatic Sea. It is a historic but yet youthful city due to a large number of students that give Bari a more refreshing edge. Bari is, also, a busy port city with connections to Croatia, Albania and Greece.
The Basilica of San Nicola is one of the main attractions in Bari. It houses the relics of St. Nicholas. Bari Vecchia (the Old Town) will take you back in time as you stroll down the streets admiring the picturesque old houses and churches. Here you will also find the Castello, a Byzantine-Romanesque building, which serves today as a museum.
Public transportation options in Bari
The public bus service in Bari is the primary transportation mode used to reach different parts of the city. There are also intercity bus lines from Bari to Vieste, Taranto, Alberobello, etc. Bari Train Station is the main railway connection point in the south of Italy, and there are direct train lines to the major cities in the country.
Although public transport is excellent, for day trips to the surrounding area, the best option is to rent a car in Bari. It allows you to visit different locations at your own pace and not worry about catching a bus or train on time.
How to get to/from Bari Karol Wojtyla Airport
Bari Karol Wojtyla Airport serves the city of Bari and its surrounding area. It’s relatively close to the city centre, around 8 km, so it’s easily accessible by train, bus, airport taxi and private airport transfer.
The train line between Bari airport and Bari Train Station is relatively new and a fast way to reach the city centre in 15 minutes. The local bus route 16 is relatively cheap, but it takes more time to arrive in the city centre. Also, some shuttles offer direct lines to Bari, as well as, the main cities in Puglia region.
Bari airport taxi service is a convenient transportation mode to reach your destination. The taxis are outside the terminal at the dedicated taxi rank. The airport taxi service is available 24 hours a day.
Book a private transfer
The best way to organize your Bari airport transfer is by booking a private transfer in advance. We will arrange your transfer according to your preferences before your arrival. A professional driver will be waiting with a sign showing your name at the airport and take you directly to your destination in a private vehicle. Flight monitoring is included in the price, as well, and we will ensure the pickup time is adjusted if there are any flight delays.
The cost for the private airport taxi is fixed, and you can get an instant quote online before you make the reservation. Payment can be made online or in cash to the driver. As the price per vehicle, you can split the cost with your group. Often, booking a private airport transfer can be a more cost-effective option compared to other transportation modes, especially for larger groups.
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