Bus, Metro, Tram and Train Services in Umbria

Information about the regional and city public transport system, including a list of rail stations and details on where to buy tickets...

The public bus service in the region of Umbria is served by long-distance Sulga buses and regional Spoletina, APM and ATC buses.

Tickets must be validated before the start of the journey, using the validation machines. These are found within the entrance area of all stations and at the rear of buses and trams. Ticket inspectors have the right to demand to see tickets and may fine travellers without a valid ticket.

Perugia Province

The main bus terminal in Perugia is at Piazza Partigiani, Perugia. This terminal services both regional and local buses. The regional network serves over 50 communities and provides connections to Gubbio, Lake Trasimene, Marsciano, Todi, Gualdo Tadino, Santa Maria degli Angeli, part of the Upper Tiber Valley and Orvieto. Timetables, ticket prices and ticket points can be found on the individual bus company websites.

  • For bus fare information: Click here (PDF in Italian)
  • For a list of ticket offices in the province, with contact information: Click here (in Italian)

Bus service to the Adriatic coast is also available from Perugia, in summers only (early July to early September). One line terminates at Senigallia while another line provides service to Rimini. Tickets must be purchased in advance and can be obtained at the Agenzia Umbria Mobilità at the Piazza Partigiani bus terminal.

APM buses

The Azienda Perugina della Mobilita (APM) provides daily urban bus services in the Perugia, Assisi, Citta di Castello, Gualdo Tadino, Gubbio, Todi and Umbertide. It also provides boat services on Lake Trasimeno.

  • APM Operational Offices
    At: Strada Santa Lucia, 4. 06125 Perugia (PG)
    Tel: 075 506 781
    Fax: 075 500 4530
  • APM - Perugia Main Bus Terminal
    At
    : Piazza Partigiani, Perugia (PG)
    Tel: 075 573 1707

Available APM ticketing options include:

  • Single tickets for 70 minutes of usage
  • 10-trip cards (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel)
  • Tourist card good for 24 hours of travel
  • Senior citizen card for travellers over 65-years of age (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel)
  • 10-trip cards for senior citizens (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel)
  • Monthly, tri-monthly and other long-term passes

Tickets and passes are also good for transport on the Mini Metro light rail and can be bought in Perugia at the APM Office at the train station in Piazza Vittorio Veneto, the APM Agency at Piazza Partigiani, newsstands and tobacco shops (tabacchi).

Spoletina buses

Spoletina is the biggest operator in south-eastern Umbria. Service is mainly to the smaller towns around Umbria, however the company does provide service to Rome.

  • Spoletina Operational Offices
    At: S.S Flamina. 06049 Spoleto (PG)
    Tel: 074 321 2201
    Fax: 074 347 807
    Bus Information Tel: 074 321 2209
    Bus information: e-mail
    Ticketing Tel: 074 3212208
    Ticketing: e-mail

Sulga provides bus service from Umbria to Rome (including Fiumicino airport), Milan, Naples, Cesena, Ravenna, Florence and Puglia.

  • Sulga
    At: Viale Giuseppe Mazza 10, 06125 Perugia (PG)
    Tel: 800 09961 / 075 500 9641
    Fax: 075 505 3733
    e-mail
Terni Province

The Azienda Trasporti Consorziali Terni (ATC) provides regional bus transport for Terni province.

Available ATC ticketing options include:

  • Single tickets for 70 minutes of usage
  • 10-trip cards (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel in Terni and Orvieto)
  • 10-trip cards (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel in Narni and Amelia)
  • Day cards good for 24 hours of travel in Terni and Orvieto
  • Day cards good for 24 hours of travel in Nami and Amelia
  • Senior citizen card for travellers over 65-years of age (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel)
  • 10-trip cards for senior citizens (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel)
  • Combination train and bus cards (each validation is good for 70 minutes of travel)
  • Monthly, tri-monthly and other long-term passes

Information on ticket prices, routes and timetables can be found on the ATC website.

Umbria Train Stations

There is more than 368 Km of railway line in Umbria, with lines running in a U-shape through the region. A complimentary line connects both arms of the U, running through the city of Perugia.

  • For details of train services, ticket offices and travel agents at Umbria train stations: Click here (in Italian)

Below are the contact details for the main stations in the region:

  • Assisi Centrostazioni
    At: Piazza Dante Alighieri, Assisi (PG)
  • Foligno Stazione
    At: Piazzale Unita D'italia 7, Foligno (PG)
  • Orvieto Stazione
    At: Piazza Matteotti 14, Orvieto (TR)
    Tel: 074 235 2316
  • Perugia Centrostazioni
    At: Piazza Vittoria Veneto 1, Perugia (PG)
    Tel: 075 500 6186
  • Spoleto Stazione
    At: Piazza Polvani 7, Spoleto (PG)
  • Terni Stazione Centralestazioni
    At: Piazza Alighieri Dante 1, Terni (TR)
    Tel: 074 442 4930

The regional train directorate can be contacted at the following address:

  • Umbria Territorial Directorate
    At
    : Piazza Vittorio Veneto, Stazione FS, 06124 Perugia (PG)
    Tel: 075 500 6186
    Fax: 075 500 6186
    e-mail
Mini Metro Light Rail

In 2008, a 3 Km-long light-rail system was inaugurated to take passengers from the valley floor at Pian Massiano to the centre of Perugia's old town (Pincetto). It has the capacity to carry 72,000 passengers per day and was built to relieve the pressure car traffic was placing on the city.

Stops are located at convenient locations around Perugia: Stazione Pincetto for the centre of town, Stazione Fontivegge for the central train station, Stazione Cortonese for the Questura and Stazione Pian di Massiano for the Saturday market and Football Stadium.

The mini metro is open Monday to Saturday 07:00–21:20 and Sunday and holidays 08:30–20:30.

Tickets and passes are also good for transport on APM buses and can be purchased in Perugia at the APM Office at the train station in Piazza Vittorio Veneto, the APM Agency at Piazza Partigiani, at machines in Mini Metro stations, newsstands and tobacco shops (tabaccaio). Tickets purchased at Mini Metro stations can be purchased with coins, bills or bank cards.

Mini Metro stations are marked with an "M".

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