How to reach the Community of living Ethics after your arrival in Italy
By Train (+ taxi for the final part)
The community is most easily reached via train, with the final part of the journey made by taxi. We recommend if possible to download the Trenitalia App as this gives all the train numbers and their times for Italy. Outlined below is the fastest and most simple route.
Getting to the Community from Roma Fiumicino airport:
- Roma Fiumicino airport to Roma Termini Train Station
The journey takes roughly 32 minutes
Take the Leonardo Express to Termini railway station. The Fiumicino Airport railway station is signposted and just across the road from the arrivals hall. The journey takes roughly 32 minutes and leaves the airport every half-hour, or every 15 minutes during peak hours. It’s non-stop service from the airport to Termini. Tickets cost €14 each way and can be bought directly from a booth at the station. Tickets can also be bought from the machines at this station. Make sure to get your ticket validated by stamping it using one of the small machines located next to the platform before boarding the train.
- Roma Termini Train Station to Chiusi Chianciano Terme
The average time for this journey is 1hr 46 mins.
From Termini railway station you are able to catch a train to the closest station to the Community, CHIUSI – CHIANCIANO TERME. The correct train to catch is most commonly signed to Firenze (Regional train) but can also be signed to Muenchen or Trieste (Intercity train). To speed up your journey we advise to ask at the information desk which is the next train that stops at CHIUSI – CHIANCIANO TERME. Tickets can be bought at the station or purchased at a cheaper rate if booked in advance online through this website https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
- Chiusi Chianciano Terme to the Community
The average time for this journey 20 minutes
When arriving at Chiusi you will need to take a taxi to the community. You can choose to travel directly to your assigned accommmodation or to the Hall of Culture for registration (depending on your arrival date and time). The journey from Chiusi – Chianciano Terme station to the Hall of Culture is about 20 minutes by car. There is a taxi rank outside the station with cars available throughout the day and into the night. The cost of this journey is usually around €25/€28.
Generally it is best to allocate around 2.5 hours to get from Roma Fiumicino to Chiusi-Chianciano Terme.
If you wish to reach the community directly ,without the use of trains there is a possibility to rent a private car/minibus with a driver from Rome Fiumicino airport or from the Firenze airport.
The company we recommend for this is ‘Giorgi Service’, you can find their contact details below:
This service must be booked in advance of your arrival in Italy to ensure availability. It includes the return transport for 1 to 7 people and the cost is:
- €250 from Florence airport to the Community of Living Ethics or any community’s farmhouse where you will be staying
- €280 from Rome Fiumicino Airport to the Community of Living Ethics or any of the community’s farmhouses
If you book this service you are kindly invited to communicate Giorgi Service that you will be attending The Planet Within gathering.
However you decide to reach us we hope you enjoy the beautiful views Umbria has to offer on your way here, safe travels!