Getting around in Viareggio
In the center, quite concentrated, you can easily move on foot. To move in Viareggio and in the surrounding municipalities, buses are the best solution.
A good way to get around in Viareggio, in the city center and outskirts, is without a doubt the bike. In the city you will find several rental agencies. Among the many, we recommend Burlanolo, in Viale Capponi. Wide selection and honest prices. The bike is a really comfortable and eco-friendly solution to leave to discover Viareggio.
CTT, Compagnia Toscana Trasporti, manages the urban public service in Viareggio and Lucca and several extra-urban lines.
The urban service consists of 4 bus lines, ideal for moving around in Viareggio and in outlying areas. Here, below, the detail:
21 Bus: Santa Maria Goretti-FS Railway Station-City Center-Piazza d'Azeglio-Virgilio-Filzi
25 Bus: Tobino-Varignano-Piazza d'Azeglio-Railway Station-Maroncelli-Hospital
27 Bus: Brentino-Terminetto-Migliarina-Marco Polo-Piazza Mazzini-Piazza d'Azeglio
31 Bus: Torre del Lago-Lecci-Garibaldi-Piazza d'Azeglio-FS station.
The lines, generally, are in operation every day, from 06: 40 to 20: 10 on weekdays; on holidays, they only work the afternoon after the 14: 00.
An additional line (33, Cemeteries Services) is active only in the mornings, on holidays.
To use urban public transport, you must purchase the appropriate urban fare tickets from authorized retailers. In this way it will be possible to move to Viareggio with the 5 urban lines.
The ticket for one single stroke, costs 1.20 €, and allows you to make a trip on the buses, for a duration of 70 minutes from the first validation.
You can also buy it on board, at a cost, however, particularly high: well 2.50 €.
Il carnet from 10 travel, costs 11.00 €. You can make 10 journeys from a single run of 70 minutes. Recommended only for those who do not use the means occasionally.
Il Viareggio SMS ticket, allows you to make a journey on public transport, sending a simple SMS from your smartphone. It is available to customers for 4 purposes as the leading Italian telephone operators. Simply send an SMS with the word Viareggio to the 4850307, and the cost of the ticket will be deducted from the telephone credit.
The ticket is valid 90 'from the validation and costs 1.50 € per person.