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There are 3 ways to get from Vatican City to Janiculum by bus, car or foot

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Bus  •  6 min

  1. Take the bus from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii to P.le Garibaldi G. 115 / ...

1€ - 7€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 min

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Janiculum 2.2 km

1€

Walk  •  25 min

  1. Walk from Vatican City to Janiculum 2 km

Vatican City to Janiculum by buses

The bus journey time between Vatican City and Janiculum is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 1 km. The fastest bus normally takes 19 min. Operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità and Roma TPL, the Vatican City to Janiculum bus service departs from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii and arrives in P.le Garibaldi G.. Typically 339 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
19 min
Fastest bus time:
19 min
Buses per week:
339
Cheapest price:
2€
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:21
Last bus departs at:
23:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vatican City to Janiculum bus schedules

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Last updated: June 9 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Janiculum is to drive which costs 1€ and takes 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vatican City to Janiculum is to drive which costs 1€ and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii and arriving at P.le Garibaldi G.. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Vatican City and Janiculum is 1 km. The road distance is 2.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Janiculum without a car is to bus which takes 6 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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The bus from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii to P.le Garibaldi G. takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Vatican City to Janiculum bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii station.

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Vatican City to Janiculum bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at P.le Garibaldi G. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Janiculum is 2 km. It takes approximately 3 min to drive from Vatican City to Janiculum.

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There are 4524+ hotels available in Janiculum. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Vatican City to Janiculum.
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  • Distance: 1.5 km
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Vatican City, Vatican and Janiculum, Italy?

ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità operates a bus from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii to P.le Garibaldi G. every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 1€ - 7€ and the journey takes 6 min. Roma TPL also services this route every 30 minutes.

Bus operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Bus from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii to P.le Garibaldi G.
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 7€
Website
ATAC Roma
100-minute intergrated ticket
2€
24-hour ticket
7€
Roma TPL

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