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All You Need To Know About Villa d'Este's Location, Route & More

Where is Villa d'Este Located?

Address: Piazza Trento, 5 - 00019 Tivoli - RM
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Villa d'Este, situated in Tivoli, approximately 30 kilometers East of Rome, is a UNESCO World Heritage site renowned for its stunning Italian Renaissance architecture and gardens.
Closest Landmark: Villa Adriana (6.7 KM away)

Getting to Villa d'Este by public transportation

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By Train

Best For: Economic Travel
Travel Time: 1 hour ( From Roma Tiburtina)
Nearest Stop: Tivoli Train Station

  • Board the FR2 Regional Rail-line at Roma Tiburtina.
  • Get off at Tivoli Train Station
  • Villa d'Este is a kilometer away from the station, you can either take a cab or if comfortable, walk to the Villa.

By Bus

Best for: Budget travel
Travel time: Approximately 45 minutes (from Rome Tiburtina Bus Terminal)
Closest Stop : Tivoli Bus Terminal or Piazza Garibaldi
Buses operate regularly throughout the day, offering multiple services to Tivoli.

  • To reach Tivoli, you can take COTRAL Linea 4 or other COTRAL buses. The central bus stop in Tivoli is typically located at the Tivoli Bus Terminal or Piazza Garibaldi, which is a central hub for buses arriving from Rome.
  • From this central point, you can easily explore Tivoli and its various attractions, including Villa d'Este as it is a short drive away.

Getting to Villa d'Este by Car


Driving Route

Best for: Convenience
Travel time: Approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour (from Rome city center)
Distance: Approximately 30 kilometers (18.6 miles)

One of the most straightforward routes to Villa d'Este in Tivoli from Rome city center is as follows:

  1. From Rome city center, head northeast on A24 (Autostrada dei Parchi) for approximately 20 kilometers (12.4 miles).
  2. Take the "Tivoli" exit, clearly marked, which leads you into the town of Tivoli.
  3. Follow the signs for "Villa d'Este" once in Tivoli, and you'll find the entrance on your right after about 1 kilometer (0.6 miles) on Via Tiburtina.
limited on-site parking

Parking Facilities:

If you plan to drive to Villa d'Este, please note that there is limited on-site parking available. However, you can find convenient parking options in close proximity to Villa d'Este:

  • Piazzale Matteotti: There is a parking area at Piazzale Matteotti, which is a short walk from Villa d'Este. This is a recommended parking option for visitors.
  • Parcheggio Lungo Aniene: Another parking option is the Parcheggio Lungo Aniene parking facility located near Ponte della Pace, close to Villa d'Este.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Villa d'Este's Location

Where is Villa d'Este located?

Villa d'Este is located in Piazza Trento, 5 - 00019 Tivoli - RM

What city is Villa d'Este located in?

Villa d'Este is located in Tivoli, 30 kilometers away from Rome.

What are the diffferent ways to reach Villa d'Este ?

You can use a variety of ways to reach the villa depending on convenience. Villa d'Este can be reached by train, bus and car as well.

Which is the closest stop to Villa d'Este ?

The closest bus and train stop to the Villa is Tivoli Station.

Which bus line do I take to reach Villa 'd Este from Rome?

The CONTRAL 4 bus lines among other bus lines departing from Rome Tiburtina connect Tivoli to Rome. From their, you can take a CAT bus to reach Villa'd Este

Is Tivoli Station within walking distance to the villa?

The Villa is about a kilometer away from Tivoli Station. While it is possible to walk towards the Villa, it is perhaps a better option to book a cab to save energy.

Which train line do I take to reach Villa d'Este?

Visitors can board the FR2 Regional Rail-line at Roma Tiburtina to Tivoli Station to reach Villa d'Este