Ercolano to Altamura trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Italy by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed Trains leave from Portici-Ercolano, Caserta and arrive at Altamura, Bari Centrale every about 1 hour on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Ercolano to Altamura train schedule: the first train leaves at 07:35, while the last ride is at 19:14. A Ercolano to Altamura train cost about 12.90 €. But how long is the train ride from Ercolano to Altamura? Your journey takes about 6 hours on average. Trenitalia offers 4 direct trains between these two cities. If you need to travel this week, prices start from 33.00€. When booking your train ticket a few weeks in advance though, you can find low cost trains from Ercolano to Altamura with fares starting from 12.90€, saving up to 60%.