How to get to San Marino
Recommended routes, parking and cable car
Located in central Italy, 10 km from the Adriatic Sea as the crow flies, San Marino is easily accessible thanks to straightforward road connections with Italy.
Getting to San Marino by car
Via A14 motorway Bologna-Ancona - exit at Rimini Sud - Superhighway Rimini-San Marino SS72
Via A14 motorway Bologna-Ancona - exit at Rimini Nord - provincial road (SP) n° 258 called "Marecchiese"
Getting to San Marino by train
Get off the train at Rimini and go to San Marino by bus.
Trenitalia call centre: from Italy - tel. 892021
Trenitalia call centre: from abroad - tel. (+39) 06 68475475
Getting to San Marino by air
There are three airports close to the Republic of San Marino:
Rimini “Federico Fellini” Intl. Airport - San Marino at 27 km - www.riminiairport.com
Bologna “G. Marconi”airport at 132 km - www.bologna-airport.it
Once you have landed at the airport you can head to the “Shuttle Italy Airport” shuttle that goes from Bologna to Rimini.
In Autobus - Shuttle Bologna airport-Rimini
T 0541 600100
Ancona “delle Marche”airport at 115 km - www.aeroportomarche.it
Getting to San Marino by bus
A bus connects Rimini and San Marino every day including weekends and holidays. Tickets can be bought directly on the bus.
Information on parking in San Marino
Parking rates for cars
1 hour stay: € 1.50
2 hours stay: € 3.00
from 3 to 5 hours stay: € 4.50
whole day: € 8.00
Parking rates for buses
2 hours stay: € 10.00 (minimum rate)
3-5 hours stay: € 15.00
6-24 hours stay: € 25.00
Leave and pick up operations within 30 minutes: free of charge
Parking rate for visitors staying in San Marino hotels
Cars € 4.00 (24 hours)
To reach the historic centre from covered parking lot no. 9:
- Panoramic lifts;
- Via delle Scalette: a stairway of over 300 steps.
Shuttle Service P12-P2 Bus (active on days of particular crowding)
On days when it is expected that parking spaces at the top of Mount Titano will be full, you may have to park your car in the P.12 parking area. On these occasions a special bus service is provided especially to facilitate access to the historic centre of San Marino by connecting the parking lot 12 (Murata - Viale Campo dei Giudei) to parking lot 2/B (Piazzale della Stazione). The cost of the return bus ticket, including parking, is € 3,00 per person.
Tourism Board - Parking Sector
T +378 883808
Getting to the historic centre by cable car
There is a cable car departure every 15 minutes.
Days and times
January - February from 7.45 to 18.30
March from 7.45 to 19.00
April from 7.45 to 19.30
May - June from 7.45 to 20.00
1 July - 3 September from 7.45 to 1.00
4 - 30 September from 7.45 to 20.00
October from 7.45 to 19.00
November - December from 7.45 to 18.30
One-way: € 2.80
Round-trip: € 4.50
Round trip for groups (>25): € 4.00