TRAM IN FLORENCE Summer News 2018

Less than 5 minutes from the STATION, only 2 stops from the HISTORIC CENTRE

Opened in July 2018, the brand new TRAM is definitely the best and smartest way to get around in FLORENCE.

Hotel La Fortezza stands in a great location both to arrive without problems and to move comfortably in the city.

In fact it’s the only hotel near the centre of Florence, with a TRAM STOP at just a 90 METRES / 100 YARDS distance !

These are the great ADVANTAGES for YOUR HOLIDAY

When you arrive by TRAIN in Florence

Leave the STATION and take the new Leonardo T1 TRAM at the “VALFONDA / STAZIONE” stop (track 2 / direction OSPEDALE CAREGGI).

Get off at the second stop, called “STROZZI / FALLACI”.

In less than 5 MINUTES, you’ll be in front of the entrance of Hotel La Fortezza.

You got it right: ONLY 2 STOPS without much effort to carry your bags !

When you go to Florence HISTORIC CENTRE

Just outside Hotel La Fortezza, at just 90 meters / 100 yards from the entrance, you’ll find the “STROZZI / FALLACI” tram stop.

Take the TRAM (track 2 / direction “VILLA COSTANZA”) and in JUST 2 STOPS you’ll find yourself in front of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella.

In a heartbeat you’ll be ready to explore the HISTORIC CENTRE of Florence and its centuries of art history !

Hotel La Fortezza is definetly the BEST CHOICE for your holiday in Florence because the TRAM is:


When you arrive by train, you’ll be able to carry even the heaviest pieces of LUGGAGE without effort, avoiding to drag them along the cobbled streets of the city.


Thanks to priority lanes as well as priority at traffic lights, the Tram can avoid the chaotic Florentine traffic, where normally buses and taxis get stuck into, and take you to the Hotel La Fortezza in a flash.



The ticket costs only € 1.50 – much cheaper than a taxi ride!



The tram runs on electricity and does not pollute the environment.

About us


Principal sights

  • 0.8 Km Fortezza da Basso

    about 5 mins walking

  • 1.2 Km Galleria dell’Accademia

    about 11 mins walking

  • 1.7 Km Santa Maria del Fiore

    about 21 mins walking

  • 2.3 Km Uffizi Gallery

    about 28 mins walking

  • 2.3 Km Ponte Vecchio

    about 28 mins walking