How to reach us


Piazzale Vittorio Gui, 1

By train
Santa Maria Novella is Florence’s main train station. You can reach the Theatre from the station by foot (approximately 10-15 minutes), by tram (one stop) or by taxi.

By car
The Opera di Firenze is located just outside the restricted traffic zone.
It is possible to park in the Parco delle Cascine area, or in either the Porta al Prato car park in Via Elio Gabbuggiani 7 or the Piazza Vittorio Veneto car park.
By bus
Lines C1, C2 and D (Leopolda stop);
Lines 17 and 23A-B (Via della Carra stop);
Lines 17B-C, 22, 23N, 23 and 57 (Pierluigi da Palestrina stop);
Lines 29, 29B, 29BA, 29BC, 29D, 30A, 30B,
30AC, 35 and 35A (Leopolda – Porta al Prato stop; End of the line).

By tram
Line T1 (Porta al Prato – Parco della musica stop).


Via Santa Maria, 15

By car
It is possible to park on the roads surrounding Porta Romana, in Piazza Tasso, in Viale dei Colli, in Viale del Poggio Imperiale or in the Oltrarno car park (Piazza della Calza, 1). The Theatre can be reached by foot in 3-5 minutes.

By bus
Lines D and C3 (Santo Spirito stop);
Line 11 (Campuccio or Via Romana stops);
Lines 6A-B (Pescaia di S. Rosa or S. Frediano stops).


Corso Antonio Gramsci, 127
By bus

For Idomeneo in Pistoia, a shuttle service will be available, for the return journey from Piazzale Vittorio Gui to the Teatro Manzoni in Pistoia.


Piazzale Vittorio Gui, 1 50144 Firenze Details and map

Service entrance

Via del Fosso Macinante, 13 50144 Firenze