From Santa Maria Novella train station, exit to the left, cross the street and continue towards the right. Largo Alinari is the first street to the left. Hotel Berna is about 2 minutes away on foot.
From Florence’s Amerigo Vespucci Airport, take a taxi or use the Volainbus shuttle bus, which will take you directly to the SITA bus terminal at Santa Maria Novella train station. You can buy a ticket on the bus without paying a surcharge.
From the tollway, coming from the north, exit at “Firenze Nord” and follow the signs for “Firenze Centro-Stazione Santa Maria Novella”. Hotel Berna is at the end of Via Nazionale where, just before you come to the square before the station, the street widens and is called Largo Alinari. The hotel is at number 11, at the corner with Via Fiume.
Coming from the south, exit at “Firenze Sud,” follow the avenues passing Piazza Beccaria, Piazza Donatello and Piazza Libertà, continuing on Via Lorenzo il Magnifico, and, before the stoplight, turn left and cross Viale Spartaco Lavagnini; keep to the right and continue on Via Santa Caterina d’Alessandria, which becomes Via Nazionale at Piazza Indipendenza, which will be on your right; finally, continue straight in Largo Alinari to the intersection with Via Fiume, adjacent to the station.
Note: Hotel Berna is located in the Limited Traffic Area (ZTL). You can leave your car in sanctioned parking spots with car delivery and pick-up service from the hotel (valet service). For information on ZTL and parking, please contact the staff at the time of booking.