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There are 5 ways to get from Vatican City to Volterra by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Roma S. Pietro to Cecina
  2. Take the bus from Cecina Stazione Fs to V.Garibaldi 26 Lato Bar

Cheapest

Bus via Siena

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Siena - p.zza Rosselli

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Siena

Drive

  1. Drive from Vatican City to Volterra

Fly, train, bus

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR)
  2. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to Pontedera-Casciana T
  3. Take the bus from Pontedera Corsia 4 to V.Garibaldi 26 Lato Bar

Vatican City to Volterra by train and bus

The journey time between Vatican City and Volterra is around 5h 29m and covers a distance of around 308 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 35m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 29m. Operated by Trenitalia and Consorzio Pisano Trasporti, the Vatican City to Volterra service departs from Roma S. Pietro and arrives in V.Garibaldi 26 Lato Bar. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 54m
Layover time:
1h 35m
Total time:
5h 29m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 29m
Journey distance:
308 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:32
Last service departs at:
10:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vatican City to Volterra train and bus schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Italy

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Italy.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Italy

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Italy from June 3.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Italy

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving Vatican. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in Vatican, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vatican

Last updated: September 22 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vatican City to Volterra is to bus which costs €20 - €28 and takes 6h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Vatican City to Volterra is to drive which costs €35 - €55 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vatican City to Volterra. However, there are services departing from Atrio dei Quattro Cancelli and arriving at Volterra via Rome Tiburtina Bus station, Siena-Via Tozzi and Colle Val D'Elsa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 49m.

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The distance between Vatican City and Volterra is 211 km. The road distance is 284.7 km.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Volterra without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 47m and costs €22 - €45.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Vatican City to Volterra, including transfers.

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Vatican City to Volterra bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Vatican City to Volterra bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Siena station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vatican City to Volterra is 285 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Vatican City to Volterra.

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Map of how to get from Vatican City to Volterra.
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  • Distance: 211.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 47m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Siena 5 times a day. Tickets cost €13 - €17 and the journey takes 2h 55m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €850
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma S. Pietro to Cecina
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €40
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€32 - €36
Train from Firenze Rifredi to Pontedera-Casciana T
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €9
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€8 - €9
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
Consorzio Pisano Trasporti
Phone
800 570530
Website
pisa.cttnord.it
Bus from Cecina Stazione Fs to V.Garibaldi 26 Lato Bar
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Consorzio Pisano Trasporti
2nd class
€4 - €6
Bus from Pontedera Corsia 4 to V.Garibaldi 26 Lato Bar
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Consorzio Pisano Trasporti
2nd class
€4 - €7
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Siena
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Alitalia offers flights from Rome Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 323+ hotels available in Volterra. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Vatican City to Rome Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs €7 - €9.

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