Line A to Ottaviano-San Pietro Station. When you exit the station head south down via Ottaviano towards Piazza Risorgimento. Keep heading straight along via di Porta Angelica, cross St Peter's Square and exit the colonnade on the other side. You will see the Sant'Uffizio Gate, one of the entrances to Vatican City, in front of you.
32-81-590-982-23-492-990 to Piazza Risorgimento
2-19 tram to Piazza Risorgimento
62 to via della Conciliazione
40 to Piazza Pia
34-46-64-98-190-571-881-982-916 to via di Porta Cavalleggeri
To Rome’s San Pietro Station and then on foot
To Rome’s Termini Station and then follow subway/underground directions, line A
To Rome’s Tiburtina Station and then by subway/underground, line B and change to line A at Termini Station.
From Leonardo da Vinci Airport (Fiumicino FCO)
Leonardo Express train to Termini Station and then follow the subway/underground directions.
From Ciampino Airport (CIA)
Terravision coach to Termini Station and then follow the subway/underground directions.
The taxi ride from both airports takes around 40 minutes.
Taxi Stations closest to the Academy
Piazza del Risorgimento or Piazza Pio XII (both outside the Vatican City walls).
Please let us know if you are coming by car and we will leave an entrance permit for you at Sant'Uffizio or Perugino Gates.