The Access Regulation (ZTL) of Lucca covers part of the historic center.
There is also an LEZ in place in Lucca.
Dates and details
During certain times no vehicles are allowed to enter the ZTL.
Electric vehicles can park in Lucca ZTL for free from 1. July 2017 - 31. May 2020. Plug-in-hybrids can get a permit to park for 50€/year.
Type of restriction
key: yellow area is the ZTL
Has signs similar to this, a banned vehicle sign with the requirements below:
Need to Register?
If you need to enter the ZTL in Lucca contact:
Foreign vehicles affected?
Hours of operation
There is currently no Italian national scheme, but regional as well as individual city schemes.
National exemptions for all ZTL:
Categories stated by law: public transport, vehicles for disabled people with a registered disabled persons badge.
Resident’s vehicles, private car park owners, public utilities, hotel guests, vehicles owned by shops or companies inside the ZTL, delivery goods, car sharing, home care, visiting doctors, night-time surveillance, artisans, funeral company, voluntary organizations.
We focus on our website on information for people from outside of town. There are also exemptions for local residents, businesses and other operators. Go to the website Accessibilita à centri storici for more detailed information, in Italian.
Tourists who have their hotel in the ZTL are advised to talk to the hotel about the ZTL, to avoid fines.
Special exemptions may be granted, if there is an important need to enter the ZTL when it is in operation. For example loading / unloading, couriers, commercial activities etc. Talk to the local police about it, contact details below.
Loading and unloading is allowed from Monday to Saturday from 06:30 - 10:45 and from 15:30 - 16:00.
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.
For further information about this scheme go to this useful website.
Via delle Città Gemelle, 162
55100 – S. Anna
Tel.: +39 0583 582859
Fax: +39 0583 419436
Lucca city website