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Question on Transportation

Altomonte, Italy
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Question on Transportation

I have a question.....we will be spending two days in Rome next month and then traveling to southern Italy, (Altomonte, Calabria). I am looking for the best way to get from Rome to Altomonte. I am looking at bus and train. I was told there is no train and only bus, but having a hard time on finding a schedule and pricing????

I went to the public transporation site and clicked on route planning but nothing would come up?

Any suggestions?

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Hi, by train your nearest train station to Altomonte is in Belvedere Marittimo. About 5h journey from Rome and you would have still 50 km of windy mountains roads to travel.

www.trenitalia.com/cms/v/index.jsp…

Every italian town is served by a bus but in the case of villages like Altomonte I'm guessing the frequency will be down to 2 runs a day.

Your best option is to fly Rome to Lamezia Terme with Alitalia/AirOne:

http://www.alitalia.com/

and then rent a car to get to Altomonte via motorway (1h 30mins):

www.sacal.it/index.php…

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