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Traveling information:

Villa Finaly is located in Via Bolognese, 134 R, Firenze.

Public transportation in Florence

Ticket costs: 90 min ticket: 1.50€, on board: 2.50€, carnet 10 x 90 min ticket: 14€ (, it is possible to buy bus tickets in newsstands and other small shops.

Train transportation in Italy 

It is possible to buy train tickets using the website or at the train station

How to reach Florence from airports:

From Florence airport: 

by bus 20 min, 6-10 € with the possibility to buy on board (

by taxi (Approximately 20 €)

From Pisa airport:

1. by Bus Autostradale (1h 10 min, 14-24 €) (timetable) (for buying the ticket)

2. by Bus Caronnatour(1h 10 min, 14-24 €)

3. by train (1h 20 min, 11.30 €) Pisa Airport is about 1 km from

Pisa Centrale railway station, from which you can reach Florence train station.

At less than 40 meters from the Passenger Terminal at the Pisa Airport, you can find the new, high-speed, fully automatic People Mover service for direct connections between the Pisa Centrale railway station and the airport. The service is available every day from 6:00 AM to midnight at 5/8 minute intervals.

From Milano-Malpensa airport:

take a train ( from the airport to Milano Centrale and then a train to Firenze (book the train ticket in advance for a better price)

How to reach Villa Finaly:

By bus: the bus line 25/25A brings you directly there in 10/15 min (stop VILLA FINALY). You can take it from the city center (stop LA PIRA or VENEZIA). From the stop VILLA FINALY, you have to go back for about 150m, paying attention to the road, to face the entrance of the villa. Ring at reception.
For more connections to these stops check the ataf website

By taxi: approximately 25 euros from the airport and 15/20 euros from the station.

No problem parking inside the villa if someone arrives by car.

For those wishing to reach Villa Finaly on foot, from the town center it takes about 50 minutes walking quickly. From Piazza della libertà, which is 4 km away it takes about 35/40 minutes as the road is all uphill.
However, there is a portion of the road a little dangerous at the end of the way, near the New York University, because the sidewalk is small and the traffic is quite intensive.