Siena Train Station - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
Image taken outside Siena Railway Station in May 2010. This panorama shows the colourful fountains that lie between the station and the huge shopping centre through which people are compulsorily guided in order to catch buses from the station into Siena.
Siena Train Station - FURTHER INFORMATION
Siena Train Station - Siena visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Siena Train Station' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Tuscany.
Siena Railway Station lies outside the city walls of Siena on Piazza Carlo Rosselli, about 30 minutes walk (2km) from Siena Cathedral the historical center of Siena around Piazza del Campo. Trains from here serve stations between Siena and Florence, and Siena to Empoli in the north, or with Chiusi and Grosseto to the south.
Siena Station was built around 1935 and was not damaged much during WWII. In front of the station are the colourful fountains shown in this picture. The fastest way from Siena Station to Siena itself is to take one of the buses that leave from under the shopping center for Piazza del Sale.
Siena Cathedral (Duomo di Siena)
Piazza del Duomo,
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Bus 3, 8, 10, 17, 77 from Siena Station to Piazza del Sale. Only the 17 makes the trip from Piazza del Sale back to the station.
Walk: 2km (~30 minutes) from Piazza del Campo and Siena Cathedral.
Train: from Florence, Empoli, Chiusi and Grosseto.