europe europe Rome is one of the most-visited tourist destination in Europe. Traffic in Rome is chaotic and stressful, parking capacity is limited. The historic centre is a ZTL-zone. For entering this zone you need to have a ZTL-pass and to pay for parking. Parking here is only possible on parking bays with blue lines.

ZTL (Zona Traffico Limitato) Rome

ïta A ZTL is set in Centro Storico of Rome and in Trastevere. Entering the zone is only authorized to local inhabitants with a permit or to individuals destined for a hotel in the restricted zone. Ask your hotel to assist with the registration of your license plate number. The ZTL is controlled by cameras. For more detailed information on ZTL timings click on ZTL ROME.

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On-street parking Rome

ZTL Zones
Operational hours
Charge and stay
Monday to Saturday
09:00 -23:00/03:00
€ 1,20/hour
(max. 2 hours)
Sunday/Public Holidays
Free parking


Outside the ZTL-zone paid parking is possible in the residential areas. Paid parking is set on Monday-Friday/Saturday from 08:00-23:00/03:00. Parking rate : € 1.00/hour. Tickets can be bought from p-machines on the street or at Tabacchi selling points. Tickets for more than a day are possible.


With your blue international parking disc you may park 3 hours for free in areas near hospitals and in residents area in the city on parking bays with white stripes.

Car parks Rome

Since street parking is very difficult, you can better use the car parks. The Centro Storica has just a few car parks. Most of the carparks are outside the ZTL-zone. Some hotels have their own parking facilities.
Parking rates : € 1.00-5.00/hour, € 12.00-40.00/day.

P+R Rome

Cheap parking is also possible on the parking lots/car parks near the several metro stations outside the central area of Rome. Parking rates : € 2.00 for 12 hours, or € 3.00 for a whole day.