|How to reach Siena (from Florence)|
BY BUS FROM FLORENCE
When you arrive at the Florence airport you have to take the shuttle Volainbus that leaves in the street just at the exit of the airport (in front of the arrival lounge) More details at the ATAF website. Departures are every 30 minutes (e.g., 11:00, 11:30, 12:00, 12:30..) from 6:00 to 23:30. Tickets are available on board 4.50 euros. With the shuttle you have to arrive to the central railway station of Florence: Firenze S. Maria Novella. In front of this station there is the bus terminus of the SITA Company that links Florence and Siena. Such bus terminus is shared by two companies that jointly guarantee the service: TRAIN and SITA. There are frequent buses from morning to evening (every about 40 minutes). In order to select the best buses, please consider those with the label SIENA RAPIDA that takes maximum 1 hour and 30 minutes to reach Siena (please avoid the buses labeled as SIENA DIRETTA). For more details on bus schedule, please visit the TRAIN Web site. When you arrive in Siena you have to reach the last stop, that is the bus terminus in Piazza Gramsci (i.e., Gramsci square). Such stop is very close to the center (5 minutes walking to Il Campo square). Taxi details can be found on the Web or by phone, number +39 0577 4922.
BY CAR FROM FLORENCE
Rent a car at the Florence airport. From the Florence Airport you directly take highway A11 (direction to Pisa). In a short time you find the indication for highway A1 and the Siena indication. You leave A1 almost soon at Firenze Certosa. From here you take the highway that links Florence to Siena (1 hour travel at 90 km/h). When you arrive at Siena you can exit at Siena Nord or Siena Ovest. The trip totally lasts 1 hour and 30 minutes.
BY TRAIN FROM FLORENCE
Please note that the train is not the most efficient solution to reach Siena (even if possible from Florence). We do advice to use the bus which drives you directly to the center of the city and in less time.
|How to reach Siena (from Rome)|
BY BUS FROM ROME
Siena is also linked with Rome through the "SENA" bus line. These buses leave from the square in front of the Roma Tiburtina railway station in Rome. To reach Tiburtina from the station there is a train every 30 minutes from the airport, the ticket costs less than 6 euros. The trip to Siena from such station lasts about 3 hours and brings you directly to Siena's center, the ticket costs 20 euros.
BY TRAIN FROM ROME
Please note that the train is not the most efficient solution to reach Siena (even if possible from Rome). We do advice to use the bus which drives you directly to the center of the city and in less time.
|How to reach Siena (from Pisa)|
BY BUS FROM PISA
TRAIN S.p.a. connects Pisa Airport to Siena, daily. To/From the Airport, main bus stops on way are: Pisa Airport - Siena (P. Gramsci). You can buy tickets from the information office in the passenger terminal. Check TRAIN home page if there is a bus closed to your arrival time
BY TRAIN FROM PISA
Pisa Airport and Firenze SMN railway station are connected by six trains a day. The Pisa-Florence line also connects Pontedera and Empoli. You can change train in Empoli and then come to Siena.