Hello Margaret and thanks for your question. Do you need assistance finding transport to the station? Or are your lodgings within walking distance so you simply need someone to transport the bags and you'll walk? I think with a bit... (More)
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Hello Gabby and welcome to our community. Italy is no longer requiring any Covid testing to travel throughout the country. Enjoy your holiday!
Hi Melanie and welcome to our community! We offer car rentals at our website ItaliaDrive12. Will you be bringing your car seat along with you, or do you need the car rental company to provide one for you?
Hi Christine and welcome to our community! Train schedules are generally released no more than three to four months prior to travel. We post notifications when new timetables are released at our Train Timetables page11. If you go to... (More)
Hi Jimmy and thanks for your question. If you go to our Train Timetables page45 and click the blue "follow" button in the upper-right corner, you'll receive a notification every time a new train timetable is released. When the schedule... (More)
Hi Yvonne and welcome to our community! With that many people and luggage, a taxi from Termini station is your best option for transport. There is a taxi stand at the station at the exit onto Piazza dei Cinquecento and... (More)
Hello Margaret and welcome to our community! If you let me know the exact location of the racing venue I can help you look up some transportation options.
Ciao Gaetano. I called Liberty Lines and they explained to me that the last day for this route is September 30. The operator said Liberty Lines is the only company that offers the hydrofoil between Messina and Lipari, so at... (More)
Ciao Gaetano and thanks for your question. Fiumicino Airport is fairly straightforward to navigate, and signage is generally well-posted and helpful.
Most international flights arrive at Terminal 3. Here is a map of Terminal 3 Arrivals5 that shows the way... (More)
Hi Clair and thanks for your question! Train strikes, while planned in advance, are often unpredictable because on the day of the strike your train may still run as planned even if it's during the projected hours of the strike.... (More)
Ciao Jonel and welcome to our community! Your first trip to Italy - how exciting!
The schedules are usually released in summer through December and then in fall for the winter. But I'm going to tag our @Traveler Experience Team... (More)8
Hi Gary and thanks for your question! We post announcements about strikes on our Italy Travel Updates page23, so if you go to that page and click "Follow," (blue button in the upper-right corner) you'll receive notifications should any... (More)
Hi Cortlyn and welcome to our community! It's so exciting that you're planning your first trip to Italy. I also came solo to Rome the first time I visited Italy. Even though it's a hectic city, I found it so... (More)
Hi Valerie. The closest cruise port to Florence is in Livorno. If you want to travel to Venice from Livorno, you can take a train. You'd need to get a local bus or taxi from the cruise port to the... (More)
Hi Valerie and welcome to our community. The closest cruise port to Florence is in Livorno. To get to Florence takes about 90 minutes by car or train.
The Livorno port is about 10 minutes car or bus ride to... (More)
Hi Kristin and thanks for your question. You can purchase tickets for the SIT shuttle from Fiumicino to Rome directly at the airport after you arrive, or even on board the bus. You can also buy online in advance. This... (More)
Hi Lucy and thanks for your question! Italy no longer requires a green pass for access to activities in the country. Currently the only Covid-related restriction still in place is the mask mandate (FFP2/N95 mask) on all forms of public... (More)
Hi Alan and thanks for your question. Yes, you can bring your own food on the train and remove your mask to eat it.
I hope you have a wonderful time in Italy! We're happy to have you here in... (More)
Ciao Isabelle and thanks for your question! I'm going to tag @Elizabeth Heath6, who is the executive editor of Italy Magazine, because perhaps she or her team has some suggestions based on the magazine's archives, or maybe this could... (More)
Hi Julie and welcome to our community! There is still a mandate in place to wear an FFP2 mask on all forms of public transport, including trains and ferries (with the exception of airplanes), until September 30, 2022. The FFP2... (More)