How to reach Olive Tree Hill B&B in Zagarolo with car


Zagarolo is located just outside Rome (south-east area) at the bottom of Castelli Romani (the wine area of Rome) and is obviously rich in wineyards and Olive groves.

Easy to reach by car because near to the exit of 2 highways connecting different parts of the country and the “bretella” (sort of bypass that avoid to transit on the busy ring road of Rome).

Olive Tree Hill B&B aka “Colle degli Ulivi” is located 15 min. walking from the medioeval town and the train station. A free shuttle to/from the train station is available for our guests

As main South/East gateway of Rome, once you arrive at Olive Tree Hill B&B you will not need a car to visit Rome.

You can leave your car in our free parking area.

We will provide you a free shuttle to/from the local train station (just minutes walking).

This will make your life much easier and allow you to avoid traffic, stress, parking fees, etc.

Learn more about getting into Rome by train.


Getting to Us By Car: Driving Directions to Zagarolo

If traveling on the A1 from the North, to avoid the busy “GRA” (Rome ring road), follow the sign to “Rome Sud” (Rome south), exit to San Cesareo and follow the sign to Zagarolo.

If traveling on the A1 from the South, Rome or airports, exit to San Cesareo and follow the sign to Zagarolo.

If traveling on the A24 from east, exit to Tivoli and follow the sign to Zagarolo.

If you are driving using a GPS, input the following coordinates and not the address. This is a better way to reach us than putting the address into your GPS. Due to the introduction of new roads, some GPS get confused and could send you to the wrong spot. This solution should avoid a waste of your time.

Access to our property can be from two different dirt internal roads on Via Colle Palazzola.

If staying at the cottage reach number 36 locate on a dirt internal road starting between numbers 34 and 40

Latitude: N41.833702 (41°50’1.33″N) – Longitude: 12.827150 (12°49’37.744″E)

If staying at the rooms reach number 48 locate on a dirt internal road starting between numbers 44 and 56

Latitude: N 41.834 – Longitude: E 12.825

Free Parking: Leave Your Car Behind When Visiting Rome

Avoid the hassle of driving into the city by leaving your car behind at our free parking spaces, letting you visit Rome easily by train and avoid the stress of parking a car in Rome. Don’t worry about how to get around Rome without a carRome is a city where it is very easy to get around on foot or take the metro.


Getting to Olive Tree Hill B&B…

For more information about getting to Olive Tree Hill aka “Colle degli Ulivi” bed and breakfast outside Rome, read our pages about how to reach us by:

How to reach Olive Tree Hill B&B in Zagarolo by Cruise Ship

Getting to Us By Cruise Ship

When You Arrive By Cruise
If you are travelling by cruise ship, you will most likely be landing in Civitavecchia and your boat will moor, for security reasons, in a restricted area.

From there, depart free shuttle that will bering you in a no.restricted arrea where you can meet your friends, relatives, anybody else coming to pick you up or start your walking towards the train station.

Using a comfortable shuttle from Civitavecchia to Rome.

If you need a transfer to/from Civitavecchia we can pick you up, assist you and according to any of  your wishes below make your life much easier.
Apart the comfort, expecially considering the docking time, this solution will give you different interesting options:
– ask for a free of charge drop off in Rome after receiving a map and a detailed briefing (while enjoying your day in Rome, we will bring your luggages back home);
– ask quotation for an escorted tour at some of the marvellous surrounding;
– simply make yor life easier and enjoy a relaxing sightseeing.

Ask for a quotation at:

Travelling by train from Civitavecchia to Rome.

You can also reach Zagarolo by train. This solution will be much cheaper and not particularly difficoult, if travelling light.
The ride itself take about an hour+stand by time. Enemy, in this case, will be not distance (about 15 min. walking) or difficoults but luggages.

The ticket counter is at the train station. You can also buy your tickets at the bars and newspaper kiosks in or around the train station.

The best ticket to buy is the B.I.R.G.
It  will allow you to have unlimited access to regional trains, underground and buses in Rome, until midnight of validation day.
The same train ticket is valid to reach Zagarolo. Make sure you get a 3 zone BIRG ticket. It will cover all the zones you are passing through.
Don’t forget to write your name on the ticket and validate it in the machines in the train terminal at departure (no more validations are required).

Be aware that the train from Civitavecchia may arrive in Termini at a slightly detached section of train track (from 27 to 30).
From there you need about 10 min walking to reach the main tracks section.

Visit our webpages to find further information about: How to get around and Public transportation system, updated train timetable & connections between Rome and Zagarolo.

How to reach Olive Tree Hill B&B in Zagarolo by train


Travelling by train in Italy is quite easy, cheap and comfortable.

Being the main southern east gateway of Rome, Zagarolo is particularly well connected by train, buses, free and toll roads.

There are frequent trains traveling from Termini (Rome Central train station) to Zagarolo and in about 30 minutes you will be welcomed at Olive Tree Hill (aka “Il Colle degli Ulivi”).

Train tickets from Termini to Zagarolo are available at ticket office but will be much faster to use the automatic machines that you’ll find at the station.
Tickets needs to be validate at the machine located at the beginning of the track (this is a general rule for all tickets with no seat reservation).

Just outside Rome, Zagarolo is located on the route of trains with final destination to:

  • Cassino
  • Frosinone
  • Caserta
  • Colleferro

A few of the trains with on the above final destinations will not stop in Zagarolo (10%).
Please make sure Zagarolo is mentioned on the general digital departure display or at the small display you’ll find at the beginning of the track.
Below you’ll find a link to an updated train timetable. All trains mentioned there all stops in Zagarolo.
A free shuttle from the local train station is available for our guests.
Once you know the departure time from Termini, please call or text to let us know what train you are getting.
This will give us enough time to meet you at Zagarolo train station avoiding you to wait for us.

In case of text, please note,  we always answer or text back “OK” to let you know we got it. If you don’t receive any reply it means that for some reason we didn’t receive your message; in this case, please call.

Print or downloads our updated train timetable.

How to reach Olive Tree Hill B&B in Zagarolo from the airport


Wondering how to reach Olive Tree Hill – B&B just outside Rome, from the airport?  It’s easy!

In Rome there are two main airports:

Leonardo da Vinci (FCO) is the main airport.
Used for National/International/Intercontinental and Charter flights, is located in Fiumicino (40 km. from Rome city center and 55km. from our B&B)

G.P.Pastine (CIA) is the second largest airport.
Used to be a military airport, nowday mainly used by European low cost companies, is located in Ciampino (15km. from Rome city center and 30km. from our B&B).

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