Maps & Directions

Relais Villa Olmo is 20 kilometers from the FLR-Florence Airport (commonly referred to as Amerigo Vespucci or Peretola).  The Florence Airport address is Via del Termine, 11, 50127 Firenze, Italy. The address of Relais Villa Olmo is Per Tavarnuzze, 50023 Impruneta, Italy. Driving directions from the airport to Tavarnuzze are as follows:
  • Via A1/E35 (this route has tolls)
  • Get on SGC Firenze - Pisa - Livorno from Viadotto del Ponte all'Indiano - 5 min (4.3 km)
  • Take A1/E35 to Via Cassia/Via Senese/SR2 in Impruneta.
  • Take the Via Cassia exit from A1/E35 - 9 min (11.5 km)
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Via Cassia/Via Senese/SR2
To reach the FLR-Florence Airport from Relais Villa L'Olmo, driving directions are as follows:
  • Out of the property left, proceed downhill until you reach the village Tavarnuzze.
  • Enter the main road Via Cassia following the signs to Autostrada - A1 (Motorway)
  • Enter A1 in direction of Bologna.
  • Take the exit Firenze Scandicci (toll payment) and follow signs to Strada Grande Comunicazione Firenze-Pisa-Livorno in direction of FIRENZE.
  • Enter Viadotto Ponte all'Indiano until the end of the bridge
  • Take Viale Luigi Gori and take Viale degli Astronauti.
  • Continue along Viale Guidoni and turn left into Viale XI Agosto
  • Continue along Vial Giovanni Luder
  • Turn right into Via del Termine
  • The Florence Airport is on your right
Rental Car Agencies
Avis, Budget, Hertz and most major car rental agencies are available at the Florence Airport.
Public Transportation
Taxis are a convenient way to get to the hotel from the airport for a one way cost of approximately 40 Euros. When taking a taxi to the hotel, it is best to get a verbal agreement on the cost before setting foot in the cab.  So.Co.Ta. is a 24-hour established taxi service.  Contact them at +39 055 4242.  A word about tipping: In Italy, tipping is not expected. A Euro or two is considered generous if the service merits it.
Limo / Private Airport Transfer
For the ultimate service, a private airport transfer can be booked online before arriving in Florence.  The approximate one way cost is 85 Euros. For details, visit the Florence Airport’s home page at
Airport Shuttle Bus
A special Vola in Bus airport shuttle leaves the Florence Airport every half hour from 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (and every hour until 11:30 p.m.) and goes to the central train station, Santa Maria Novella in Florence.  Look for the Vola in Bus outside the airport next to the taxi stand.
Public Bus
Public transportation service is available from downtown Florence to the Relais and the Relais to downtown Florence approximately every 30 minutes.       
Relais Villa L'Olmo offers complimentary parking for its guests.