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Travelling by bus and train – with your Florence City Pass

Bus in front of Florence Cathedral

The tram in Florence connects the outer districts with the city centre. The well-developed bus network will also take you to sights outside the city centre.

Many sights in Florence can be reached on foot – or by bus and train

Bus and train are included in your Florence City Pass


The T1-Leonardo line connects the municipality of Scandicci with the Santa Maria Novella railway station in Florence. It then continues to the north of the city to Careggi Hospital. The T2-Vespucci line connects the airport to the city. Both lines run approximately every 5 minutes.


The most practical means of transport in Florence are the regional ATAF buses. The bus network is extensive, so you can actually reach everything by bus. The C lines run through the historic city centre along the sights.



  • Public transportation in Florence is well organized and allows you to move to any side of the city and surrounding area.
  • The main tourist destinations, just outside the centre and in the immediate surroundings of Florence, are easily reachable by bus with the following bus lines:
    Fiesole: n.7
    Piazzale Michleangelo: n.12- n.13
    Certosa del Galluzzo: n.37
    Parco Mediceo of Pratolino (Villa Demidoff): n.25
    In Settignano: n.10


Opening hours and timetables

The public transport system in Florence runs from 06.00 am to 10.00pm.

The office of Slow Tour Tuscany in open daily from 8:30 am to 6.00pm. 


Reservation / Tickets

It is not necessary to book tickets. Simply bring your Florence City Pass to the pick-up counter and you will receive your bus and tram tickets.


Important information

  • The ticket must be stamped before boarding. 
  • The same tickets are valid on the tram as on the buses 
  • It is possible to take bicycles on the tram at certain times, but you must board at the back. Bicycle transport: Monday to Saturday between 5:00 am and 7:00 am, and between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm, but not during peak times. On Sunday you can take your bike all day. 
  • The ticket for the urban routes of Florence is valid for 90 minutes on both the bus and the tram. 
  • The tramways are wheelchair accessible 



How to get there

Please pick up your Ticket for the Tramvia at the Slow Tour Tuscany office



Pick up Point:

Lungarno Acciaiuoli 10,
50122 Florence.
Emergency number +39 331 2557223 

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