The Access Regulation (ZTL) of Firenze covers part of the historic center.

There is also an LEZ in place in Firenze.
The ZTL consists of five sectors: A, B, O, F and G.

Dates and details
During certain times no entry in certain parts of the city. See below 'hours of operation' and 'scheme boundary' for more information.

Vehicles affected
All vehicles.

Electric Vehicles
no information yet

Type of restriction
access regulation

Alternative transport
Florence public transport
Travel planner for Tuscany

Scheme Boundary

Florence map


red line: boundary ZTL

dark green areas: pedestian zones

orange area: sector A

yellow area: sector B

light green area: sector O

red area: sector F

blue area: sector G

ZTL DAY: Area A, B, O: Monday – Friday from 07:30 – 20:00 and Saturday from 07:30 - 16:00.

ZTL NIGHT from first Thursday in April to first Sunday in October summer: Area A, B and O Thursday and Friday from 20:00 - 03:00 and Saturday from 23:00 - 03:00 and Area F and G every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 23:00 – 03:00

Road Sign
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
road sign Italy road sign Italy

Need to Register?
For more information about permits go here.

Foreign vehicles affected?
Are enforced

Hours of operation
ZTL DAY: Area A, B, O: Monday – Friday from 07:30 – 20:00 and Saturday from 07:30 - 16:00

ZTL NIGHT summer: Area A, B, O, F, G: from first Thursday in April to first Sunday in October: every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 23:00 – 03:00


National Scheme
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.

There are various exemptions from the ZTL, but they all need a permit (means they are then registered in the white list) that has to be paid for!
- residents
- home care
- commercial garages
- car rental
- handicapped
- injured
- patients of hospital in ZTL
- moving
- taxi and hire service with driver

These vehicles can enter the white list for free:
- electric delivery vehicles
- ambulance, police, municipality, tow truck
- hotel guests
- vehicles going to public parking facilities
- people working in ZTL
- utility services

Loading and unloading is allowed with a proper permit at times that are stated on the different permits.
Electric vehicles for delivery can enter after they have registered on the 'white list' for free.

Local name for the scheme
Zona a Traffico Limitato (ZTL) or Limitazioni della circolazione, the general name for all access regulation schemes, also used for Low Emission Zones.

Further Information

For further information about this scheme go to this useful website.

Piazza della Libertà n. 12
Tel.: 055.40401
Fax 055.4040221
e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


City website
Florence city website

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