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Hotel Collodi is located in the heart of Florence but still easy to reach by walking from the main train station S.M.N and by car following the indications to the Central Market square (about 50 meters from our hotel).

The hotel is ideally placed close to the elegant and distinguished streets in the old center, a few steps away from the famous shops like Gucci, Ferragamo, and Luis Vuitton and next to the monuments and traditional piazzas of the town.


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By Train/Air

Here are the walking directions on how to reach us from the main train station Santa Maria Novella (SMN), where also the public shuttle buses from the airports stop.

Leaving the station you must go to the exit where the pharmacy is located - go forward and cross the street at the traffic lights, turn right towards the Mc Donald's and continue walking. You will reach the Piazza dell’Unità Italiana and here you turn immediately to your left side (the first one) into the street Via Sant’Antonino and continue straight ahead and pass the Mercato Centrale building; Continue straight ahead in the same direction entering Via Rosina, turn to the right and the hotel is located on Via Taddea.

» How to reach us by feet from Train Station

PLEASE NOTE: from the station to the hotel it's just a 7-8 minute walk (about 600-700 meters).
The Hotel is located in the historical city centre about 4 km from the Amerigo Vespucci Florence Airport and about 65 km from the Galileo Galilei Pisa Airport.


Train companies operating: TrenItalia & ItaloTreno


By Car

From Viale Spartaco Lavagnini (Fortezza da Basso) enter Via Santa Caterina d'Alessandria going towards the S.M. Novella train station. The street becomes Via Nazionale once you pass the Piazza Indipendenza. Take the first left Via Guelfa, and then follow the street signs to the Central Market Square (Piazza del Mercato Centrale). Turn right at the first street (Via Panicale) and immediately after turn left at the first street (Via Taddea). Go 30 metres and our hotel is on the left.

GPS: It is recommended to insert “Via Rosina 8”.
Guests can park their car in fixed price garage with valet service.


By Plane

Terminal main train station Santa Maria Novella (800 meters from Hotel Collodi).

From Firenze (AMERIGO VESPUCCI airport, Peretola, 8km)

- shuttle bus "Ferrovie dello Stato/Sita/Ataf", cost 6.00 Euro, duration 25 minutes
- taxi cost about 20.00 Euro, duration 20 minutes

From Pisa (GALILEO GALILEI airport, 85km)

- local train, cost 7.80 Euro, duration 75 minutes
- "Terravision" shuttle bus, cost 6.00 Euro, duration 60 minutes
- "Autostradale" shuttle bus, cost 7.50 Euro, duration 70 minutes
- taxi, cost about 150.00 Euro, duration70 minutes


From Bologna (GUGLIELMO MARCONI airport, 110km)

- fast train  from main train station in Bologna, cost 24.00 Euro, duration 37 minutes
- "Appennino Shuttle" bus, cost 19.00 Euro, duration 90 minutes
- taxi, cost about 200.00 Euro, duration 90 minutes.

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