Directions to Youth Hostel Firenze 2000
Map & Directions
From the Train Station ' Santa Maria Novella '
By Bus (best choice ever):
Being inside the train station and having the trains behind your shoulder, choose the exit at your left, pass over the little gates (do not cross any street) and turn immediately right. walk along the footstep till the taxi lane and cross it: the bus stop (bus n. 12) is on the following footstep. The bus takes approximately 10-15 minutes and the bus stop you have to get off at is called Sanzio 1. As soon as you get off the bus here we are few meters after, at number 16!
On Foot: (but we suggest you to catch the bus! It's much easier to catch a bus rather than walking if you have a lot of luggage!)
Being inside the train station and having the trains behind your shoulder, choose the exit at your right, down the stairs and cross the street. Turn left and go ahead up to you enter in Via S.ta Caterina da Siena. As soon as you arrive at the traffic light turn right in Via della Scala, and immediately at left entering Via dell'Albero. Go straight in Via M Finiguerra, Via Melegnano and cross the bridge Vespucci. Keep going straigth in Via Sant'Onofrio, then turn right in Borgo San Frediano. Pass under the very big and ancient door and go ahead along Via Pisana up to you enter Piazza Pier Vettori. Here turn left and you'll find Via R. Sanzio. We are on the opposite side of the street. You'll see our white sign at number 16. It seems to be hard but you need approximately 20 minutes
Note: Bus tickets ( 1.20 euros) are available in bars and newsagents which show the A.T.A.F sign.
From Campo di Marte railway station: bus number 12. Get off at Sanzio 1 (first bus stop in Viale Sanzio). It will take 35 minuts.
Every spot of the historical center of Florence is within reach (on foot) or, for the laziest ones, by bus! At 200 meters from Youth Hostel Firenze 2000 you can find bus number 6, that takes you to the Cathedral and to San Marco in few minutes. Bus numbers 6 and 13 are very close too and all them take you to the railway station of Santa Maria Novella. Last but not least, bus number 12 takes you to Piazzale Michelangelo.
From the motorway A1/Del Sole
FIRENZE SCANDICCI - EXIT
Follow the road markings for “Firenze”, then all straight ahead. Once in town follow signs “Siena”. In Piazza Pier Vettori, turn right in Viale Raffaello Sanzio: we are on the right.
FIRENZE IMPRUNETA - EXIT
Follow the road markings for Centro and Porta Romana. Once you are in Porta Romana follow the directions for Viale Petrarca and Viale R.Sanzio. Youth Firenze 2000 is on the left.
From the Airport A. Vespucci
In order to arrive at Youth Hostel Firenze 2000 from the Airport get the shuttle to the Station of Santa Maria Novella (Volainbus). It costs something like 6,00 euro one way. Then follow the indications From the Train Station.