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Tourist Buses

The tourist buses with destination Lucca, are required to pay an entry ticket at the Check-points prepared as per the provisions of the Resolution GC n. 51 dell'1 marzo 2016 available on the website of the Municipality of Lucca.

The reception point of the buses, where cash can be paid, is located:

high season - from 1st April to 31st October from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Check Point Metro - Viale Carlo del Prete
tel. (+39) 0583 583150 (+39) 0583 582389 -

low season (April - 31 October / 9:30 - 18:30 November 1 - March 31 / 9:30 - 16:30)
Tourist Information Office of Lucca, Vecchia Porta San Donato, Piazzale Verdi
tel. (+39) 0583 583150 - (+39) 0583 582389 -
Payment can always be paid in advance online on the Metro company website



The areas authorized for temporary parking to allow the descent of passengers from the bus are:

Piazzale Boccherini
Porta San Pietro
Porta Elisa
Porta Santa Maria
The bus can then stop, waiting for the end of the visit, to the Parking Palatucci, in Viale Carlo del Prete


high season: april 1 to october 31
  full rate discounted rate (DGC 200/2012)
online payment € 100,00 € 80,00
cash paymnet € 130,00 € 105,00
off season: november 1 to march 31
  full rate discounted rate (DGC 200/2012)
online payment € 80,00 € 64,00
cash payment € 105,00 € 84

NB! during the days of the Lucca Comics and Games (Bridge of the Dead) and Easter festivals, the high season rate applies.


It's entitled to the discounted rate, provided that the request is made at least three days before arrival and is accompanied by a voucher for confirmation of the exercise or museum, and by the tourist guide license or self-certification of the same:

  •     school groups, with a declaration by the Scholastic Institute;
  •     groups with admission voucher to city museums;
  •     groups that stay in hotels in the Municipality with a copy of the booking confirmation;
  •     groups with confirmation voucher for tourist guide service in the province of Lucca;
  •     groups that consume lunch and / or dinner, in a "Administration exercise with preparation" located in the City of Lucca, without distinction of area, as regulated by point 3 of Annex B to "Municipal Regulations on Administration to the public of food and beverages "approved by CC resolution n. 13 of 25/03/2014, with a copy of a booking voucher confirmed by the exercise of administration.,
  •     groups participating in political parties, trade unions, sporting, religious, military events (events recognized by the Municipal Authority);
  •     Guides enabled guides enabled in the province of Lucca as per Municipal Deliberation n. 283 of 09/12/2014 and,
  •     For the purchase of vouchers after the 3rd consecutive day of stay (from the 4th day onwards) you are entitled to the discounted rate.

In case of purchases of multiple vouchers in a single solution, only online, the following procedures are provided

buy 50 pay 47

high season: april 1 to october 31
  full rate discounted rate (DGC 200/2012)
   € 4.700,00 (instead € 5.000,00) € 3.760,00 (instead € 4.000,00)
season off: november 1 to march 31
  full rate discounted rate (DGC 200/2012)
  € 3.760 (instead € 4.000,00) € 3.008,00 (instead € 3.200,00)

buy 100 pay 52

high season: april 1 to october 31
  full rate discounted rate (DGC 200/2012)
  € 9.200,00 (instead € 100.000,00) € 7.360,00 (instead € 8.000,00)
season off: november 1 to march 31
  full rate discounted rate (DGC 200/2012)
  € 7.360,00 (instead € 8.000,00) € 5.888,00 (instead € 6.400,00)


Each single voucher will be valid exclusively for the entire reference period; it can not be used for periods other than the reference period; the tickets are made out to the applicant Company / Company and must be validated by affixing the date and the vehicle number plate.

- The ticket must be displayed, for the entire period of stay on the territory of the City of Lucca, on the front of the vehicle and in a clearly visible and controllable from the outside, the receipt of payment of the daily rate of access to the City.
- The lack of exposure or partial concealment of the receipt involves the application of the sanctions provided for by the highway code related to the failure to display the permit.
- Transgressors will also be subject to administrative penalties provided for pursuant to Legislative Decree no. n. 285/1992 "Nuovo Codice della Strada"; the Municipal Police Command will transmit the documents to the Municipality for the forced recovery of the fare evaded according to the maximum applicable tariff.
- The first day is from the bus arrival time until 10 am the following day.
- For arrivals in Lucca outside check-in hours, it is mandatory to check in online.