There is an access regulation scheme in Rome called tour bus system.
Dates and details
The minimum Euro standard for tourist busses is Euro 2 with particulate filter, Euro 3 with particulate filter and Euro 4 or later.
From January 2019 the minimum standard for tourist busses is Euro 3 with particulate filter and Euro 4 or later.
From January 2021 the minimum Euro standard is Euro 4 with particulate filter.
If a coach (tourist bus) wants to enter Rome, a daily pass has to be bought. The coach pass system for Rome is very complex and the price depends on
Tourist busses (coaches)
Options to travel into the city without a car:
ATAC Azienda per la mobilità
key: green area is ZTL 2 and white area inside is ZTL 1
You can find all parking places listed on the larger map, click here.
Need to Register?
There is a discount for daily passes bought online here.
Here you find a Manual to the Virtual Counter.
There is a 50% discount for electric vehicles or with motor powered by LPG or natural gas, 10% discount for Euro 5 and 20% for Euro 6.
For more information how to enter the vatican by tourist bus see here.
Foreign vehicles affected?
Yes, are affected.
Camera enforced and 'Roma Servizi per la Mobilità' is carrying out random checks on the tour busses coming to Rome.
Remember that for a counterfeit permit, in addition to a fine, they shall provide simultaneous notification to the Legal Authorities. All the information about sanctions and enforcement activities.
The fine for entering without valid permit is 500€. Further suspensions are possible.
Local name for the scheme
Pullman turistici, tour bus system
For further information contact:
Front office (for season tickets)
Piazzale degli Archivi, 40 Tel.: 0039 06 57003
fax: 0039 06 46957716