The Access Regulation (ZTL) of Orvieto covers part of the historic center.
The ZTL is divided in five sectors.
Dates and details
During certain times no vehicles are allowed to enter the ZTL.
key: green and yellow shaded area is the ZTL
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
Foreign vehicles affected?
Hours of operation
The ZTL is in operation:
in sector 1 (C.so Cavour / P.zza Cahen) daily from 10:30 - 14:00 and 16:30 - 06:00.
In sector 2 (C.so Cavour / Teatro Mancinelli) and 3 (C.so Cavour / P.zza della Repubblica) daily from 00:00 - 24:00.
In sector 4 (via Maitani / P.zza Febei) Saturday, Sundays and public holidays during the winter period (from 16/09 to 14/06) from 10:00 - 18:00.
And during the summer period (from 15/06 al 15/09) from 10:00 - 19:00 and 21:00 - 01:00.
In sector 5 (P.zza del Popolo / Via di Piazza del Popolo / Via Vitozzi) daily from 00:00 - 24:00.
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.
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.
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 proper permit
in sector 1 from 06:00 - 10:30 and 14:00 - 16:30
in sector 3 from 06:00 - 11:00, 14:00 - 17:00
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.
For further information about this scheme go to this useful website.
Polizia municipale di Orvieto
8, Via Garibaldi
05018 Orvieto (TR)
Tel.: 0763 3061, 0763 341242
Orvieto city website