By air:

Giovinazzo is just 12 km from Bari Palese airport. We can organise your airport transfer.

By car:

Bitonto exit from the A14 motorway. Approximately 6 km from the motorway exit. Follow the directions on the road signs.

By camper:

Giovinazzo is a popular camping destination, with many authorised camping areas that can also be used for the disposal of solid waste and waste-water.

Public transport:

Giovinazzo is served by a railway network that connects the main neighbouring towns such as Bari, Trani, Barletta, Molfetta. There is a direct line from Giovinazzo to the Valle d’Itria area and to the most famous coastlines of Bari such as Monopoli and Polignano.

By boat:

The port of Giovinazzo is equipped with all of the necessary facilities: Drinking water distribution point, electrical repairs, mechanical repairs, slipway. CONTACT
Local Maritime Office +39 0803942648

Car rental:

Cars and other vehicles can be rented from Bari Palese airport: during peak season it is advisable to book in advance. In addition to a valid driver’s licence (type B, or equivalent if you are not Italian), the driver may be required to provide a credit card. What’s more, with our help you will be able to plan transfers with highly professional drivers.



Waste and recycling

Waste recycling is practiced in Giovinazzo and waste is generally collected according to a set schedule.

Beach access

The cliffs in Giovinazzo are jagged. The beaches are accessed through natural inlets in the cliffs. We therefore suggest that you wear suitable shoes.

The climate in Puglia

Temperate Mediterranean climate all year round, with a lot of sun and not much rain. The best time of the year to visit is from May to November.


The local currency is the Euro. Credit and debit card payments are accepted in shops, hotels and restaurants


Healthcare in PUGLIA falls under the services provided by the National Health Service (Servizio Sanitario Nazionale – SSN) and is provided in public healthcare facilities and affiliated private facilities. If you are not an Italian citizen, please check if your country of origin has any healthcare conventions with Italy. The closest emergency room is in Molfetta, approximately 5 km from Giovinazzo

Useful numbers

Local Police Station
080 3942014
Via Cappuccini – 70054 Giovinazzo (BA)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 09h00 to 13h00
Tuesday and Thursday from 16h00 to 18h00

Carabinieri 112

Capitaneria 080 3942648

Guardia Medica 080 3947805