HOW TO REACH CORTONA
Distances from main airports to Cortona by road:
Perugia: 60 kilometers
Firenze: 130 kilometers
Roma : 228 kilometers
Pisa: 217 kilometers
Bologna: 215 kilometers
Venice: 370 kilometers
Whether coming north from Rome or south from Florence, you take the A1 autostrada and exit at USCITA VALDICHIANA, which is also the main exit for Perugia. On leaving the tollbooth turn right. After 500 yards bear right at the sign for Perugia and you will be fed onto the Siena-Perugia freeway, heading east. After 2 miles (3 kilometers) take the exit for Cortona and follow this road until you reach the village of Camucia, at the foot of the Cortona hillside. You have reached your destination!
BY RAIL: mainline to and from : Florence, Milan, Rome and Naples
CAMUCIA-CORTONA STATION (5 kilometers from Cortona centre)
TERONTOLA STATION (10 kms from Cortona centre)
For train timetables and to book a train ticket on-line please visit: http://www.trenitalia.com
Camucia and Terontola railway stations are connected by hourly buses to the centre of Cortona (the bus terminal is in Piazza Garibaldi). Bus tickets can be bought at all tobacconists, newspaper stalls, and most coffee bars, but not on the buses themselves. A Taxi driver can be hired from the railway stations of Terontola and Camucia.