The hostel is 900m from Firenze SMN station!
As you arrive at Santa Maria Novella turn left and make sure you take the exit next to the pharmacy and change bureau near platform 16. Cross at the traffic lights and turn right. Walk towards the McDonald’s, turn left at that street with Mcdonalds on the corner (Largo Fratelli Alinari). This street becomes Via Nazionale so continue up there and stay on this street. You'll walk passed Piazza Indipendenza on the lefthand side at which point the street changes (again) to Via di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, we are numbers 13-17 on the left hand side.
Exit the bus station onto the main road that passes in front of the train station, into Piazza della Stazione. Walk up towards the McDonalds, , cross the two sets of traffic lights towards the McDonald's, take the first street on your left, Largo Fratelli Alinari, continue up Via Nazionale, straight on up Piazza Inpdipendenza onto Via di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, we are numbers 13-17 on the left hand side.
-from Firenze Airport (Peretola)
Take the shuttle bus from the airport to the Santa Maria Novella train station - a ticket costs € 6 and can be bought from the driver. Then, follow the instructions as above!
-from Pisa Airport (Galileo Gallilei)
A bigger domestic and international airport located on the coast, takes all the European budget airlines. City connections are by train (approx 1hr to Florence), taxi, public bus or Terravison bus. The main bus terminal is in Piazza della Stazione next to the train station.