There are 3 ways to get from Vatican City to Janiculum by bus, car or foot
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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.
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Vatican City to Janiculum bus schedules
Buses departing Saturday, June 12, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Janiculum is to drive which costs 1€ and takes 3 min.
The quickest way to get from Vatican City to Janiculum is to drive which costs 1€ and takes 3 min.
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.
The distance between Vatican City and Janiculum is 1 km. The road distance is 2.2 km.
The best way to get from Vatican City to Janiculum without a car is to bus which takes 6 min and costs 1€ - 7€.
The bus from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii to P.le Garibaldi G. takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Vatican City to Janiculum bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Gianicolo/Urbano Viii station.
Vatican City to Janiculum bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at P.le Garibaldi G. station.
Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Janiculum is 2 km. It takes approximately 3 min to drive from Vatican City to Janiculum.
There are 4524+ hotels available in Janiculum. Prices start at 75€ per night.
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.
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