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

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Recommended option

Line 490 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 490 bus from Ottaviano to Victor Hugo/Museo Bilotti 490 / ...

€1 - €7

2 alternative options

Drive  •  7 min

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Villa Borghese 4.5 km

€1

Walk  •  43 min

  1. Walk from Vatican City to Villa Borghese 3.6 km

Vatican City to Villa Borghese by bus and walk

The journey time between Vatican City and Villa Borghese is around 12 min and covers a distance of around 6 km. The fastest journey normally takes 7 min. Operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, the Vatican City to Villa Borghese service departs from Ottaviano and arrives in Villa Borghese. Typically 1125 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12 min
Fastest journey time:
7 min
Journey distance:
6 km
Services per week:
1125
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:05
Last service departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vatican City to Villa Borghese bus and walk schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Thursday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vatican

Last updated: July 27 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Villa Borghese is to drive which costs €1 and takes 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vatican City to Villa Borghese is to drive which costs €1 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ottaviano and arriving at Victor Hugo/Museo Bilotti. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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It is 3 km from Vatican City to Villa Borghese. It is approximately 4.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Villa Borghese without a car is to line 490 bus which takes 17 min and costs €1 - €7.

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The line 490 bus from Ottaviano to Victor Hugo/Museo Bilotti takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Vatican City to Villa Borghese bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, depart from Ottaviano station.

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Vatican City to Villa Borghese bus services, operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, arrive at Victor Hugo/Museo Bilotti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Villa Borghese is 5 km. It takes approximately 7 min to drive from Vatican City to Villa Borghese.

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There are 4439+ hotels available in Villa Borghese. Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 2.9 km
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Vatican City, Vatican and Villa Borghese, Lazio, Italy?

ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità operates a bus from Ottaviano to Victor Hugo/Museo Bilotti every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €7 and the journey takes 15 min.

Bus operators
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Bus from Ottaviano to Victor Hugo/Museo Bilotti
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €7
Website
ATAC Roma
100-minute intergrated ticket
€2
24-hour ticket
€7

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