The Access Regulation (ZTL) of Firenze covers part of the historic center.

There is also an LEZ in place in Firenze.

Dates and details
During certain times no vehicles are allowed to enter the ZTL.

Vehicles affected
All vehicles.

Alternative transport
Florence public transport

Scheme Boundary
Florence map
key: red line is the boundary of the ZTL
ZTL diurna: A, B, O
ZTL notturna estiva: A, B, O, F, G, B
For an enlarged map go here.

Road Sign
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
road sign Italy road sign Italy

Need to Register?
For more information about permits go here.

Foreign vehicles affected?
Are enforced.

Hours of operation
Since 4 April 2015 the ZTL is in operation Monday to Friday from 07:30 - 20:00 and Saturday from 07:30 - 16:00.
From 2 April to the first Sunday of October the ZTL Notturna is active Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 23:00 - 03:00.


National Scheme
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.
However, there is a mobile phone app that can tell you when you are about to drive into a camera enforced ZTL.

National exemptions for all ZTL:
Categories stated by law: public transport, vehicles for disabled people with a registered disabled persons badge.

Specific exemptions:
Resident’s vehicles, private car park owners, public utilities, hotel guests, vehicles owned by shops or companies inside the ZTL, delivery goods, car sharing, home care, visiting doctors, night-time surveillance, artisans, funeral company, voluntary organizations.

Local exemptions:
We focus on our website on information for people from outside of town. There are also exemptions for local residents, businesses and other operators. Go to the website Accessibilita à centri storici for more detailed information, in Italian.

Tourists who have their hotel in the ZTL are advised to talk to the hotel about the ZTL, to avoid fines.

Special exemptions may be granted, if there is an important need to enter the ZTL when it is in operation. For example loading / unloading, couriers, commercial activities etc. Talk to the local police about it, contact details below.

Loading and unloading is allowed with a proper permit at times that are stated on the different permits.

Local name for the scheme
Zona a Traffico Limitato (ZTL) or Limitazioni della circolazione, the general name for all access regulation schemes, also used for LEZs.

Further Information
For further information about this scheme go to this useful website.

Piazza della Libertà n. 12
Tel.: 055.40401
Fax 055.4040221
e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Public transport
Travel planner for Tuscany

City website
Florence city website
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