There are 3 ways to get from Vatican City to Scala Sancta by subway, car or foot
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Vatican City to Scala Sancta by subway and walk
The journey time between Vatican City and Scala Sancta is around 12 min and covers a distance of around 6 km. The fastest journey normally takes 12 min. Operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, the Vatican City to Scala Sancta service departs from Ottaviano and arrives in Scala Sancta. Typically 2187 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
First and last service
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Vatican City to Scala Sancta subway and walk schedules
Departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Scala Sancta is to drive which costs €1 - €2 and takes 9 min.
The fastest way to get from Vatican City to Scala Sancta is to drive. Taking this option will cost €1 - €2 and takes 9 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ottaviano and arriving at S. Giovanni. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.
The distance between Vatican City and Scala Sancta is 5 km. The road distance is 6.2 km.
The best way to get from Vatican City to Scala Sancta without a car is to subway which takes 16 min and costs €2.
The subway from Ottaviano to S. Giovanni takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.
Vatican City to Scala Sancta train services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Ottaviano station.
Vatican City to Scala Sancta train services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at S. Giovanni station.
Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Scala Sancta is 6 km. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Vatican City to Scala Sancta.
There are 4432+ hotels available in Scala Sancta. Prices start at €75 per night.
What companies run services between Vatican City, Vatican and Scala Sancta, Lazio, Italy?
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità operates a vehicle from Ottaviano to S. Giovanni every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 12 min.
Subway from Ottaviano to S. Giovanni
- Ave. Duration
- 12 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- ATAC Roma
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