Local transport

FS Busitalia Veneto

Busitalia Veneto S.p.A. is the company operating in Veneto that provides urban transport services in the city of Padova, but also suburban ones in the rest of the province.

For information over the phone please contact the Call Center +39 049 20111 (service operating from Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Closed on Sundays and during major holidays).

For timetables, fares and line maps go to the website

Busitalia offices open to the public (urban and suburban transport):

  • coach and bus station (open on weekdays from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Piazza dei Signori (weekdays from 7:15 am to 1:15 pm)
  • Via Rismondo, 28 (weekdays from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm)

*from 18 May, due to the Covid-19 health emergency, the offices at the coach and bus station (from 7:00 am to 1:20 pm) and those in Via Rismondo, 28 (from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm) will be open. The office in Piazza dei Signori is temporarily closed.

The central ticket office located in Viale della Pace (suburban transport) in Padova is open from Monday to Saturday from 5.40 am to 8.25 pm, on public holidays from 6.20 am to 8.00 pm. * from 18 May, due to the Covid-19 health emergency, the ticket office is open from 7:00 am 7:00 pm.

Tickets can also be purchased from the automatic ticket vending machines located along the north-south tramway and at authorized points.

With the new Busitalia Veneto Travel Planner, by entering the departure and arrival address, the day and time chosen, you can obtain all the necessary information for the journey, with various solutions: routes, timetables, stops, connections, travel times, and a detailed description of the route on the map. The travel planner is available on the website via computer, and by downloading the Busitalia Veneto App on your smartphone.

All information is available at www.fsbusitaliaveneto.it


The Busitalia offices offer the services listed below:

  •  Information on Busitalia urban and suburban service
  • Information and promotional material, timetables and rates applied
  • Suggestions and complaints on services managed by Busitalia.
  • Purchasing of Busitalia tickets (tickets and season tickets)

Other services (reimbursement of tickets/change issued by automatic ticket machines, issue of identification cards valid for passes, issue of duplicate annual passes, collection of fines, issue of invoices and discounted annual passes) are only provided in certain locations. For more information, please go to www.fsbusitaliaveneto.it or call the Call Center 049.20111.

Payment can be made by cash, Bancomat/Debit card or Credit Card.

General information on timetables, routes, tickets and passes: 049.20111 – www.fsbusitaliaveneto.it

Lost and found: +39 049.8241111

For complaints and reports: online form at www.fsbusitaliaveneto.it

Claims department, accident report: +39 049.8455851, +39 049.8241199


Night Bus

Night Bus is the new DRT night bus service, promoted by the Municipality of Padova and the University of Padova. Easy, convenient and safe: it picks you up and takes you wherever you want, to any Busitalia Veneto stop in the Municipality of Padova (except for tram stops).
The service is active every day in the municipal territory at the following time: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 9 pm to midnight; Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 9 pm to 3 am.
To use this service, simply book your trip through the Night Bus app, indicating the departure and destination stop, the desired departure or arrival time, and the number of passengers.
The cost is € 1.50 per person per ride. You can pay in cash on board or by credit card directly on the App.
Information and conditions of use available at the website.

City Sightseeing Padua

A red double-decker, London-style tourist bus to discover Padova from above from March to October: the City Sightseeing Bus, now even more advantageous for PadovaCard holders.

At each stop you can hop off, visit the places your are interested in, then hop on and continue the tour.
Tickets for the City Sightseeing Bus can be purchased at the IAT Tourist Information and Reception Offices. Prices start from 7.00 euros.

If you are a PadovaCard holder, you can buy the ticket at a discounted rate directly on board. In addition, the City Sightseeing Bus ticket will be valid for 48 hours instead of 24.


City Sightseeing Padova City Sightseeing Padova includes a tour of the city within the city walls with 11 stops: Basilica del Santo, Piazza delle Erbe, Piazza dei Signori, Piazza Garibaldi, Piazzetta Nievo, Piazza Eremitani, the railway station, Piazza Petrarca, Riviera Paleocapa, Piazzale s. Croce, Prato della Valle.
During the summer City Sightseeing Padova also offers the possibility of going on a boat tour, reminiscent of an ancient Venetian “peota”, along the canals of this fascinating city.
There is also a City Sightseeing Padova-Terme Euganee connection to Abano Terme and Montegrotto Terme (service by reservation only).

For more information click here.

Last update : 28/07/2020

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