How to get to Montaione
In the heart of Tuscany, in the center of the triangle between Florence, Siena and Pisa, Montaione is easily reachable thanks to a wide network of roads, highways and railways and the proximity to the major airports in Tuscany.
There are several ways to get to Montaione, just choose the one that’s most convenient for you, depending on your starting point and the most congenial way.
Although the best way to reach Montaione is without a doubt by car, you can comfortably get on a train by going to the nearby station of Castelfiorentino (10 km) and continue by taxi or bus.
By plane, Montaione is easily reached by landing at the nearby airports of Florence and Pisa (about 50km away) and renting a car.
What is certain though is that, as long as Montaione is easy to reach, once you arrive, you will not want to go anymore!
Drive along the Hi-way A-1 and exit in “Firenze Scandicci”.
From the Hi-way A-12 exit in ‘Livorno’ and follow directions for the freeway Firenze-Pisa-Livorno (FI-PI-LI) going to Florence.
Take the Hi-way A-1 in Florence direction. and after 180 kilometres exit in ‘Val di Chiana’ and follow the signs for Siena taking the main road n. 326. Once arrived in Siena take the freeway ‘Auto Palio’ in Florence direction. Exit in ‘Poggibonsi’ and follow sign for San Gimignano (11 Km). Across the town of San Gimignano and go for Montaione (21 Km) passing through the village of ‘Il Castagno’. From here turn left at the first or second crossroads.
Florence Airport ‘Amerigo Vespucci’ – www.aeroporto.firenze.it – 9.00 am/5.00 pm (mon/fry) Phone: 055.30615 – It is 50 km far from Montaione.
From the airport take the Hi-way ‘Firenze-mare’ A-11 and after covered 4 Km turn right and go for the Hi-way A-1 Rome direction. Covered 8 Km exit in “Firenze-Scandicci” and take the freeway Firenze-Pisa-Livorno (FI-PI-LI).
– covered 13 Km exit in ‘Ginestra fiorentina’ and after 800 mts turn right in Via Virginio following directions for Montespertoli. Once in Montespertoli, across the town and go for Castelfiorentino. Once in Castelfiorentino go direction to Montaione (9 Km).
– covered 26 Km exit in ‘Empoli Centro’ and take the main road n. 429 in Castelfiorentino direction. After 11 Km you reach Castelfiorentino and from here follow sign to Montaione (9 Km).
Pisa Airport ‘Galileo Galilei’ – www.pisa-airport.com – every day from 8.00 to 22.00. Passengers service phone 050 849300 – It is 50 km far from Montaione.
– from Pisa Airport take directly the freeway Firenze-Pisa-Livorno (FI-PI-LI) in Florence direction, than exit in ‘Santa Croce sull’Arno’ and follow road signs for ‘Ponte a Egola’. From here crossing the villages of ‘La Serra’ and than ‘Corazzano’ reach Montaione.
– covered 40 Km exit in ‘Empoli Centro’ and take the main road n. 429 in Castelfiorentino direction. After 11 Km you reach Castelfiorentino and from here follow sign to Montaione (9 Km).