As from 7th April 2004, a limited traffic zone for busses (Z.T.L. BUS) has been established in the town of Florence and Galluzzo, in effect 24hours a day. Transit of buses within this zone is only allowed after payment of a fee and subsequent emission of a pass which must be displayed on the bus in a clearly visible and legible position always.
Buses must use the designated access routes as indicated below to reach the checkpoints where they can obtain permits:
|Access from North||Access from South|
The movement and the staging of the bus tour in the town of Florence is subject to a specific regulation, identified from the urban plan of the traffic and governed by Buspass system. Buspass Tourist Ecoprogram proposes better compatibility between the tourist frequentation of the city and the urban quality people and tourists collection. Buspass identifies a system of rules and facilities that organizes and rationalizes the movement ahd the staging of this specific means of transport used by an important part of visitors of the town, in respect of a defined envirolmental capacity costantly checked in advance that "in real time". Tourist Ecoprogram and Buspass are important parts of the transport of a city like Florence, heritage of humanity and city open urban plan. Programmes that meet the requirement to protect the city, its environment, its unparalleled set of cultural, and then its quality for citizens and tourist from every part of the world coming to visit it.
* SAS North Point (Check Point also in the North of road signs)
* SAS South Point (Check Point also signs of viability in the South) .
*** ATTENTION: during the UCI World Cycling Championships the Check Point South/Punto SAS Sud, Via Emilio Visconti Venosta, will be closed from Friday 20th to Monday 30th September 2013 as explained in "provvedimento dirigenziale 2013/M/05942".The Check Point North/Punto SAS Nord, viale XI Agosto 7, will be available for release of bus permits.