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Ponte di Certosa B&B: How to get around

How to get to Ponte di Certosa b&b:

 
From the highway
 
 

From Santa Maria Novella Train Station
 
 

From Florence Airport “Amerigo Vespucci”
 
 

From Pisa Airport
 


 

How to get to Florence city center

 
By car
 
 

By bus
 
 

By Taxi
 
 




How to get to Ponte di Certosa b&b: From the highway

From Highway A1 take the exit Firenze Impruneta (ex-Firenze-Certosa.) At the roundabout, take the third exit and take via Senese (direction Florence.) Continue for about 1.5 kilometers. The Monastery of the Certosa di Firenze will appear on your left. Pass the monastery and continue on via Senese for 350 meters. Turn right and take Via del Ponte di Certosa. After 150 meters make a slight turn to the left, between two poles holding the sign “strada privata” (private street.) Continue on Via del Ponte di Certosa and keep left at the following fork. Follow the direction to “Casa il Pino” and “Casa La Torre.” Then continue on Via del Ponte di Certosa for 500 meters. Pass “Casa la Torre” and continue to the top of the slope. The gate to Ponte di Certosa b&b is the first to your left.

A1 Certosa
Svolta Via Ponte di Certosa
Mantenersi a sinistra su Via Ponte di Certosa a destra su via del Ponte di Certosa

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How to get to Ponte di Certosa b&b: From Santa Maria Novella Train Station

By taxi

the 10-minute ride from the Station costs between 10 and 15 euros, depending on the time of the day

Tel. 0554390
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By bus:

lines 36 and 37. Ponte di Certosa b&b is a 15-minute walk from the bus stop. The one-ride ticket costs 1.20 euros.

Bus 36

timetable after about 15 minutes get off at a stop called “Senese 20.” Turn right and take Via del Ponte di Certosa. Keep left at the first two forks. Continue to the very top of the street . The gate to Ponte di Certosa b&b is the first to your left.

Bus 37

timetable after about 15 minutes get off at a stop called “Ponte Bailey.” The stop is in front of the gate of the Monastery of the Certosa di Firenze. Turn left on Via Senese. After 350 meters, turn right on Via del Ponte di Certosa. Keep left on the first two forks. Continue to the very top of the street . The gate to Ponte di Certosa b&b is the first to your left.


To get to Florence city center by bus from Ponte di Certosa b&b, take bus 37 at the stop “Senese 20.” You will find the bus stop to your left, as you get to Via Senese from Via del Ponte di Certosa timetable

Where to buy bus tickets:
At newspaper stands and tobacconists’
On board of busses, but with an extra charge of 0.80 euros and often not available
You can text the message “ATAF” to number 4880105. After a few seconds you will receive a confirmation message. You must show it to the guard, in case you are checked.

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How to get to Ponte di Certosa b&b: From Florence Airport “Amerigo Vespucci”


Car rental:

Rental car group

Shuttle service:

You can buy your ticket (4.50 euros) at the airport Info: The shuttle service will drop you off at Santa Maria Novella Train Station (see directions in section “Santa Maria Novella Train Station”.)

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How to get to Ponte di Certosa b&b: From Pisa Airport

Bus:

Terravision bus service from and to Pisa Airport/ Santa Maria Novella Train station takes about an hour and 10 minutes. timetable (see directions in section “Santa Maria Novella Train Station”.)

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How to get to Florence city center: By car

There are many different way to get into Florence city center. A variety of underground parking lots run by Firenze Parcheggi allow you to park close to the departure point of your walk into Florence.

Underground Parking Oltrarno: 10 minutes away from the b&b

From here you can walk through one of the most authentic neighborhoods of Florence. In 10 minutes you can reach the Pitti Palace and Ponte Vecchio. By passing the bridge you will be in the heart of the touristic attractions of the city. You will find your walk through Oltrarno is extremely enjoyable. Experience its precincts, cozy streets, beautiful piazzas (especially Piazza Santo Spirito,) and renown art workshops and antique dealers’ studios.

Oltrarno's itineraries
For further information on this parking lot and its faresParking in oltrarno
Detailed route from Ponte di Certosa b&b to the Parking lotGoogle map itineraries




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Underground Parking Sant’Ambrogio: 15 minutes away from the b&b

Sant’Ambrogio is one of the most typical and lively neighborhoods of Florence city center. From there, you can reach Piazza Santa Croce in 5 minutes. Focused around the infamous basilica of Santa Croce, this piazza is one of the most beautiful in town. From there you can reach the Uffizi Gallery and the other famous touristic attractions. As an alternative, you can take a 10-minute walk to the Cathedral of Florence, through cozy streets featuring workshops and historic buildings.
Discover the historic district of Sant'Ambrogio
For further information on this parking lot and its fares Parking in Sant'Ambrogio




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PANORAMIC ROUTE!

Your drive to the Parking Sant’Ambrogio will take you through a prestigious area of Florence, featuring gently curving and green boulevards, leading to the celebrated Piazzale Michelangelo. From this urban terrace of Florence you can enjoy a breath taking panoramic view of the monuments of Florence and the surrounding hills. When in the piazzale, do not miss the Monastery of San Miniato al Monte, accessible through a monumental stairway. Enjoy the stunning panoramic view from there.
Detailed route from Ponte di Certosa b&b Google map itineraries




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SUPER PANORAMIC ROUTE!

We also suggest an alternative route, a little longer than the other. Driving along the smooth hills of Florence, this route will take you through Pian dei Giullari, Florence’s most elegant neighborhood, and will end up in Piazzale Michelangelo. From there, you can easily reach the Sant’Ambrogio Parking lot. Detailed route from Ponte di Certosa b&b Google map itineraries




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Underground Parking Stazione Santa Maria Novella: 15 minutes away from the b&b

The historic neighborhood of Santa Maria Novella, where Florence’s main train station is also located, is a perfect starting point for you walk to the city’s main monuments. It is also close to the Fortezza da Basso, masterpiece of military architecture of the Mannerism. In the present time, the building hosts important international fares and exhibitions. From Santa Maria Novella, you can easily reach the neighborhood of Ognissanti and the church to which it owes its name.
Per scoprire meglio il quartiere storico di Santa Maria Novella
For further information on this parking lot and its fares: Parking at Santa Maria Novella
Detailed route from Ponte di Certosa b&b to the Parking lot:Google map itineraries




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Underground Parking Fortezza da Basso/Fiera: 15 minutes away from the b&b

If you are in Florence for an event at the Fortezza da Basso, organized by Firenze Fiera , or for the antiques fare "Fortezza Antiquaria" (every third weekend of each month, Info_FortezzaAntiquaria,) you can take advantage of the underground parking lot Fortezza da Basso/Fiera.
For further information on this parking lot and its fares: Parking at Fortezza da Basso
Detailed route from Ponte di Certosa b&b to the Parking lot:Google map itineraries




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How to get to Florence city center: By bus

To get to Florence city center by bus from Ponte di Certosa b&b, take bus 37 at the stop "Senese 20." You will find the bus stop to your left, as you get to Via Senese from Via del Ponte di Certosa.

For information about where to purchase bus tickets, see section "Where to buy bus tickets"




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How to get to Florence city center: By in Taxi

Ponte di Certosa b&b can call a taxi for you. A 10-minute taxi ride costs between 10 and 15 euros, depending on the time of the day.

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