How to reach Siena
The nearest airports to Siena are Florence, Pisa and Rome Fiumicino.
FLORENCE Airport “Amerigo Vespucci” (68
From “Amerigo Vespucci” Airport connections to “Santa Maria Novella” (SMN) railway station :
- service TRAMVIA: Line T2 every day from 05:00 to 00:30, every 10 minutes;
- bus service Sita/Ataf Vola in bus: approx. 20 minutes;
- taxi: downtown Florence can be reached in approx. 15/20 minutes.
From the bus station, located just outside “Santa Maria Novella” railway station, to reach Siena the following connections are available::
- bus service Linea Rapida from h 07:00 until h 20:00 (approx. 1h 15minutes);
- bus services FlixBus, from Florence (Piazzale Montelungo) to Siena (Piazza Gramsci)
PISA Airport “Galileo Galilei” (150 km)
Direct connections from “Galileo Galilei” (PSA) Airport to Siena (Railway Station FS):
- bus service Itabus, from via Pietrasantina (approx. 2h 30 minutes);
- bus service FlixBus, from parking Pietrasantina (approx. 4h);
- train Trenitalia, (approx. 2h with 2 changes)
ROME FIUMICINO Airport
“Leonardo da VInci” (263 km)
Daily connections from Fiumicino Airport to Siena (and return):
- GT bus service Tiemme S.p.A.;
From the airport railway station, next to the arrival/departure areas, Rome stations are reachable with different connections collegamenti
From Rome, Siena can be reached by train Trenitalia or by bus: FlixBus and Itabus.
Direct trains to/from Florence and Empoli (a train every hour daily), to/from Grosseto (a train approx. every two hours) and Chiusi/Chianciano Terme. All timetables and connections are available at: www.trenitalia.com.
Arriving from the SOUTH (Naples / Rome / Orvieto):
it is advisable to change in Chiusi
Arriving from NORTH (Milan / Bologna / Venice / Turin):
it is advisable to change in Florence
Arriving from PISA:
Railway line Empoli-Pisa-Siena, change in Empoli (approx. 2h).
The railway station of Siena is located approximately 2 km from the city center (20 minutes walking distance or bus service by autobus n ° 3 – 8 – 10 – 17 – 77).
Siena is connected daily with many Italian cities, among which:
Bus Station, located outside “Santa Maria Novella” railway station:
- service “Linea Rapida” approx. 1h 15 minutes;
- service FlixBus, approx. 1h 10 minutes.
Bus Station Roma Tiburtina:
Central Siena Ticket Office: Piazza Gramsci – Subway “La Lizza” – Siena
Railway Station Ticket office: Piazzale Rosselli – Lobby FS Station – Siena
The long-distance bus terminals are located in the center of Siena at “La Lizza” and opposite the train station in Piazzale Rosselli.
Coming from the NORTH(Turin / Milan / Venice / Bologna / Florence / Florence Airport):
take the A1 motorway “Milan-Rome-Naples” towards Roma, take the exit “Firenze Impruneta” (formerly known as “Florence Certosa”); then take the motorway RA3 Florence-Siena (56 km).
Coming from SOUTH (Naples / Rome / Fiumicino Airport / Orvieto):
take the A1 motorway “Milan-Rome-Naples” towards Florence, exit at “Valdichiana”; then take the highroad Bettolle-Siena SS715 (59 km).
Coming from SOUTH (Grosseto / Maremma coast / Argentario):
along the highway Grosseto-Siena (SS223) take the Siena exit.
Coming from EAST (Perugia / Umbria):
along the highway Perugia-Bettolle towards Siena, near the exit A1 Valdichiana, continue on the highroad Bettolle-Siena SS715 (59 km).
Coming from Pisa / Pisa Airport (135 km):
along the motorway S.G.C. Livorno-Firenze towards Firenze, take exit Ginestra Fiorentina and head towards Cerbaia and San Casciano Val di Pesa, than take the highroad Firenze-Siena towards Siena.
WHERE TO PARK
Once you reach Siena take the highroad exit based on the car parking you have chosen. Please find below directions including the ancient city doors access to the city.
PARKING IL CAMPO – Via di Fontanella (4 floors and 577 parking spaces) Highroad Exit SIENA SUD/P.TA TUFI
Open 24 hours on 24. It is located at Porta Tufi, near Piazza del Campo, the Town Hall, the Tower of Mangia and the City Museum.
PARKING IL DUOMO – Via the New Asylum (5 floors and 233 parking spaces) Highroad Exit SIENA OVEST/P.TA S. MARCO
Open 24 hours on 24. It is located near Porta San Marco, near the Duomo, the museum complex of Santa Maria della Scala, the Church of San Sebastian and San Nicolo del Carmine.
PARKING SAN FRANCESCO – Via Baldassarre Peruzzi (2 floors and 277 parking spaces)
Open 24 hours on 24. It is near the Church of San Francesco, the headquarters of Banca Monte dei Paschi and the city center. Immediate connection with installation of escalators.
PARKING TRAIN STATION – Piazzale Fratelli Rosselli (2 floors and 502 parking spaces) Highroad Exit SIENA NORD
Open 24 hours on 24. Particularly suitable for those who must make use of rail services and a quick connection to the city center.
PARKING SANTA CATERINA – Via Outside of Frontebranda (3 floors and 501 parking spaces) Highroad Exit SIENA OVEST/P.TA S.MARCO
Open 24 hours on 24. It is near the Cathedral, the museum complex of Santa Maria della Scala, the Church of San Dominico, of Saint Catherine Sanctuary and the city center. Immediate connection with installation of escalators.
PARKING STADIO – FORTEZZA – (2 floors and 777 parking spaces) Highroad Exit SIENA OVEST/P.TA S.MARCO
Open 24 hours on 24. It is located in the Medici Fortress area, near the city center, the park of La Lizza and A. Franchi Stadium.
Escalators from Car Parking
RISALITA SAN FRANCESCO:
Open 24 hours on 24. Escalotor next to the parking San Francesco. It is located near the Church of San Francesco, the headquarters of the Bank of Monte dei Paschi and the city center.
Open 24 hours on 24. Escalotor next to the parking Santa Caterina. Direct connection to the Duomo, the museum complex of Santa Maria della Scala, the Basilica of San Domenico, the Saint Catherine Sanctuary and the city center.