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Amerigo Vespucci Airport (Peretola) – Florence
Via del Termine, 11 50127 Firenze

It is situated about 20 km from Prato direction south-east.

Galileo Galilei Airport-Pisa
Piazza d’Ascanio, 1 56121 Pisa
It is situated about 60 km from Prato.


A1 motorway Calenzano-Sesto Fiorentino exit
motorway A11 junction Firenze Nord
A11 motorway Prato Est, Prato Ovest exit
SP 325 Prato-Bologna

A11 motorway Prato Ovest exit

Montalbano (Carmignano, Poggio a Caiano)
A11 motorway Prato Est, Prato Ovest exit
SP 66 Firenze-Pistoia

Val di Bisenzio (Vaiano, Vernio, Cantagallo)
A1 motorway Roncobilaccio exit, Barberino exit
(for Montepiano, Vernio)
A1 motorway Prato Ovest exit
(for Vaiano, Vernio, Cantagallo)
SP 325 Prato-Bologna

Information on the motorway traffic:
Road conditions tel. 840042121
(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Infoinviaggio by TIM 892525
(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Information in real time:
103.3Mhz (Isoradio ) e 102.5Mhz (RTL
Punto Blu - A11 Prato Est exit - Prato (Po) 800 269 269 (Mon. to Fri. 8 a.m. 7,30 p.m.; Sat. 8,30 a.m.12,30 p.m./1,30-5 p.m.; closed on Sun.)


Florence-Bologna Stazione Centrale (Central Station)
Florence-Viareggio Stazione Centrale. Stazione Borgonuovo and Stazione Porta al Serraglio (Central Station, Stazione Borgonuovo and Porta al Serraglio Station)
Passengers information 892021 (national number) every day, 24 hours a day



Prato and its province are served by 5 High Mobility lines: LAM BLU, LAM ARANCIONE, LAM ROSSA, LAM CELESTE and LAM VIOLA. They connect areas of great interest and run mainly on reserved lanes. They run every 7 minutes in town and every 30 minutes out of town.
Info: Cap Autolinee Stazione tel. 0574.608235,

Transportation Service Florence-Prato/Prato-Florence
the buses of the CAP Line run every 15 minutes (every 30 minutes in the summer) from Florence to Prato and viceversa.
Info: Cap Autolinee Stazione Prato Ph. 0574.608235 and Largo F.lli Alinari a Firenze Ph. 055.214637


Radio taxi Prato Ph. 0574.5656
Where to find a taxi in the town centre of Prato
Piazza Duomo, Piazza Stazione
Taxi Service Poggio a Caiano: Via Soffici Ph. 055.8778555


V.le Galilei (near Piazza Mercato Nuovo) and Via Berlinguer (near the Highway exit Prato Est) - Prato - Services: empty facilities for chemical WCs and water refil service. It is not allowed to stay overnight.

Via Bertini Loc. La Bertaccia Schignano (Vaiano) - Services: empty facilities for chemical WCs and water refil service. It is not allowed to stay overnight.


  • Via Berlinguer near Questura (Police Station)
    Prato Est motorway exit

  • Piazza Mercato Nuovo (not on Monday morning)

Only to get on and to get off the bus: Piazza Santa Maria delle Carceri

The parking for tourist buses is free, there is no check point.