HOW TO GET THERE

You can get to the Gran Sasso d’Italia by plane, train or boat, by bus, campervan, car or motorbike, even by bicycle or on foot!

You choose and organize your trip the way that suits  you best… and we will give you the information you need, waiting for you to arrive!

By Car or Motorbike

Bringing your own car or motorbike allows you the freedom to go as you please around the many beautiful places of our area. These are the motorways (autostrada) leading to the Gran Sasso d’Italia:

 

– Autostrada A14 Adriatica: (from Ascoli Piceno)
Exit San Benedetto del Tronto, follow the S.S. Salaria.

– Autostrada A14 Adriatica: (from Teramo)
Exit Giulianova/Teramo, follow S.S. 80.

– Autostrada A14 Adriatica: (from L’Aquila)
Exit Pescara Nord, follow Gran Sasso / Penne / Farindola.

– Autostrada A24 Roma-L’Aquila: (from L’Aquila)
Exit Assergi.
– Autostrada A24 Roma-L’Aquila: (from Teramo)
Exit Colledara/San Gabriele.

– Autostrada A25 Roma-Pescara: (from Pescara)Exit Castiglione a Casauria.

By Train

If you choose to come by train, you will need to continue your journey by bus or rental car, once you have arrived at the train station.
The two nearest train stations are:

 

– L’Aquila Train Station: Piazzale della Stazione / Tel. 0862.419290

– Teramo Train Station: Viale Crispi

Please check all connections on the website of Trenitalia.

Rent a Car

You can rent a car at:

– Pescara Airport: Europcar, Locauto, Hertz, Avis Autonoleggio, AmicoBlu, Sicily by Car, Autonoleggio Winrent, Leasys Mobility Store, Car Rental Pickup.
– L’Aquila Train Station: Leasys Mobility Store, Europcar.
– Teramo Train Station: Omnia Prima Noleggi, Noleggio auto Maggiore.
– The Port of Pescara: Execuitve NCC.

By Plane

Abruzzo has its own airport: Abruzzo International Airport in Pescara, with connections to other Italian airports and some European.
From other airports ou can also fly to Rome, which is only about 1,5 hour-drive from L’Aquila. At the airports you will find car rental companies as well as direct long-distance coach services.

The two international airports of the city of Rome are:
– Fiumicino – Leonardo Da Vinci International Airport, and
– Ciampino – International Airport “G.B. Pastine”.

By Bus

Local buses will take you to certain places, but it takes some planning to get to the more remote areas!
Below you will find a list of local bus operators:

 

– AMA (Azienda per la Mobilità Aquilana)
Località Campo di Pile 1, L’Aquila / Tel. 0862.319857 / info@amalaquila.it / www.ama.laquila.it
– Baltour
C.da Piano Delfico, Teramo / Tel. 0861.1991900 / info@baltour.it / www.baltour.it
– T.U.A. (Società Unica Abruzzese di Trasporto)
Piazzale Stazione, Area Metropolitana Chieti-Pescara / Tel. 800762622 (on weekdays from 8.00 to 20.00) / info@tuabruzzo.it / www.tuabruzzo.it

By Boat

There are different ferry operators connecting Croatia with the city of Pescara. If you have your own boat, you can reach Abruzzo by sea and moor your boat at one of the ports below:

 

– The port of Marina Del Sole at Fossacesia
– The port of Ortona at Ortona
– The port of Vasto at Punta Penna, Vasto
– The port of Portorose at Roseto degli Abruzzi
– The marina of Pescara at Pescara
– The port of Giulianova at Giulianova
– The port of Le Marinelle at San Salvo

TYRE SPECIALISTS

– AUTOFFICINA FIORE
S.S. 491 Località Ornano Grande – 64042 Colledara (TE)
GPS 42.53346 – 13.65303
tel. 0861698120

– BENITO PALLOTTA OFFICINA
Località Bivio Colledonico – 64049 Tossicia (TE)
GPS 42.56220 – 13.63979
tel. 0861698474

– AUTOFFICINA CIDO PARK SRL TERAMO
Località Colle Creatara – 64042 Colledara (TE)
GPS 42.52721 – 13.65113
tel. 3349626220

– MAVONE GOMME DI PIERO
Località Trignano, 84 – 64045 Isola del Gran Sasso d’Italia (TE)
GPS 42.53609 – 13.69136
tel. 3333127006

– SFRATTONI GOMME DI SFRATTONI JONNY
Contrada Pacciano – 64045 Isola del Gran Sasso d’Italia (TE)
GPS 42.51080 – 13.66132
tel. 0861976449

– PUNTO GOMME SERVICE DI RICCI LORENZO
Contrada Fornace Martelli – 64042 Colledara (TE)
GPS 42.52916 – 13.65631
tel. 3351286920

GARAGES

– AUTOFFICINA FIORE
S.S. 491 Località Ornano Grande – 64042 Colledara (TE)
GPS 42.53346 – 13.65303
tel. 0861698120

– BENITO PALLOTTA OFFICINA
Località Bivio Colledonico – 64049 Tossicia (TE)
GPS 42.56220 – 13.63979
tel. 0861698474

– AUTOFFICINA CIDO PARK SRL TERAMO
Località Colle Creatara – 64042 Colledara (TE)
GPS 42.52721 – 13.65113
tel. 3349626220

Benito Pallotta Officina Meccanica

Località Bivio Colledonico – 64049 Tossicia (TE)

 

Roadside assistance 24/24

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Garage with replacement car service
Tyres
Electric cars
Car wash
Car servicing (M.O.T.)
Car sale and rental
Car registration assistance
Storage of repossessed motor vehicles

 

Open: 8.30-12.30 | 14.30-18.30 (Sunday closed)
All credit cards accepted
fiatpallottabenito@virgilio.it

 

Right on the road between the municipalities of Montorio al Vomano and Tossicia you will find the widely known garage of Pallotta Benito, a reference point in the car and motorcycle sector for the whole valley.
Its wide range of services include: car and tyre repairs, a section dedicated to electrical cars, 24-hour roadside assistance, car rental, car sales, and a car registration assistance service. A complete service package to satisfy every customer’s need.

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