Transportation tips for those who are visiting Tuscany without renting a car.
This one is for those who are planning a day trip to San Gimignano from Florence or from Siena.
It’s possible to visit San Gimignano in one day enjoying it and without rushing it up. You can go there early in the morning and coming back to Florence (or Siena) late in the afternoon.
Be advised that there is no train station in San Gimignano, so you’ll have do it by bus.
- From Florence, it’s around 1 and half hours ride. Look at the following timetable page http://www.sitabus.it/sita-toscana/Firenze-Siena07.pdf (look at the bottom of the page the Florence-S.Gimignano line)
- From Siena, it’s around 1 hour and 15 min. ride. Look at http://www.trainspa.it/EXTRAURBANO.htm (linea 130 A)