Get the most out of your stay in Padova by learning about the best methods of transportation before your trip.
You can get bus tickets at Tobacchi shops or in front of the train station. You can purchase single, double, or monthly tickets. You can also get a bus map, called a cartina or mappa. You can also ride the tram with the bus tickets. Be sure and check the back of your ticket, because they are two sided and you may have another ride on the back.
Hop On and Off Again Bus
You can purchase a ticket on the Hop On Again and Off Again Bus as well. It goes through all of the main tourist attractions in town. You pay for the day and you can get on and off wherever you like. However, it only picks you up every sixty minutes. You may get a better value using the regular bus or tram system, but if you like the ease of seeing all the main attractions on one route, it’s a good deal.
You’ll find tram tickets being sold in a booth near the station. You can purchase tickets in lots up to ten, or you can buy a day pass. The tram goes through all the major tourist sites, and you’ll find one running every eight minutes. The tram is a favorite with locals and tourists alike.
Padova is a beautiful city, and most of the attractions are close enough to put them within walking distance. If you enjoy walking, it is certainly a convenient mode of transportation in Padova.
Editor’s Note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about transportation in Padova.