Map and how to get there
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How to get there
Nearest travel links
|Ferry||Pescara 44 km|
|Train station||Fossacesia 10 km|
Activities near Atessa
|Sports||Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Waterpark, Fishing|
|Great for||Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, City breaks, Nightlife, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays|
How to get there
We can collect you
However you choose to get to Italy you can arrange with us to collect you from any airport, train station or ferry port. Please send us an email to let us know what you need, once at the house we are also happy to drive you through out your stay.
If you are booking an Activity Holiday, you need to book your flights to and from Pescara Airport. This is where your transfer to the accommodation will collect and drop you. Ryanair flights can cost as little as £30 return! Look to book your flights no later than five to six week prior to your holiday.
The nearest airport to the accommodation is Pescara, Abruzzo, which is approximately a 30 minute drive away. The following link will show you a list of airlines that fly to Pescara. www.Abruzzoairport.com
Rome , Bari and Ancona Airports
We are approximately 3 - 3.5 hours away from these alternative airports
If you are booking a self catering holiday, or wish to hire your own car if you are booking an activity holiday, the following rental companies are based at Pescara Airport. Car hire can be as little as £20 per day..
Pescara Airport - Car Hire - www.Abruzzoairport.com
Train, Coach and Bus services
Trains, check www.transitalia for timetables
The Italian train services is generally very good although slower than taking the car. Trains leave Rome Tiburtina coach station for Pescara Centrale train station every two hours. Trains from Pescara to Rome return at similar intervals. The total train time from Rome to Pescara can be as little as 3h55m. The cost of a one-way train ticket from Rome to Pescara is 11.70 EUR for standard class. You can get a 15% discount on train tickets from Rome if you book online at least seven days in advance.
You need to take a taxi (est. 10 EUR) or take the metro to get from the Rome airports to the Tiburtina coah station
Fossacesia is the nearest train station to the house (15 minutes drive). It takes 45 minutes from Pescara Central to Fossacesia and cost around 2 EUR. If you take the train we can arrange to collect you from the station.
Coach and Buses
There is a coach service called 'Difonzobus' which runs from Rome to Pescara. Ticket price: Single ticket 15e, tickets must be purchased at the box office located in the bus terminal or direct on the bus. If you book you seat 30 days in advance you pay only 5 euros. Departure: The bus stop is located outside the Tiburtina Station in Rome in the new bus terminal bus. Arrival: at Piazzale Vecchia Stazione (Vecchia Stazione Square) in Pescara. Busses leave Rome for Pescara every two hours, and can be as little as three hours.
Buses run every 15 minutes from 6am to 23.20 from Pescara airport to Pescara Train Central Station and cost around 1 EUR
Directions to the accommodation will be issued to you following your booking. Please look at the 'Home Page' page to see the map of the area. You may also be able to enter the geographical position of the house into your SatNav device: +42° 4' 27.58", +14° 25' 31.07"
These are not cheap and can cost between 2 to 4 EUR per Km, a Taxi from Pescara airport to the house can cost around 70 EUR. There is also a local Atessa taxi (just the one!) Telephone: (+39) 339 24 88 015, (+39) 0872 66 50 40.
PLEASE NOTE: We have a number of contacts in the local area, including the owners, who would be happy to drive you to places for 1 to 2 EUR per km.