Plan your trip to Paestum

Paestum useful information to help you plan your vacation

The Paestum rail station

How to get to Paestum, Italy, by train, car, or bus

Visitor information offices (Photo )

The tourism information office of Paestum


Taxis, walking, and other transportation options in Paestum


Enjoy free admission to various Paestum sights and monuments (along with skip-the-line privileges), plus discounts at other attractions

Transportation options to and within Italy (Photo icons courtesy of AIGA, illustration by Reid Bramblett)

Getting to Italy and getting around Italy: trains, planes, rental cars, low-cost airlines and long-distance coaches

Travel info (Photo by Bobafred)

Tourist information, guidebooks, maps, tips for niche groups (students, LGBT, seniors, disabled, etc.), and more in Italy

How to get by in any language

Keeping in touch while traveling—Cellphones and Skype, mail and roaming fees, and how to call to, from, and within Italy

Despite a recent slight uptick, you can see that Europe is actually safer, overall, now than it was when I lived there back in the 1980s and 90s

From emergency numbers and hospitals to pickpockets and general safety issues

Changing money

From credit cards, cash, and ATMS to VAT refunds, travelers checks, and customs limits in Italy

Transportation options to and within Italy

All those boring but necessary travel details: passports, entry visas, trip insurance, health insurance, customs regulations, and all the other super-fun pre-trip preparations

Not my gear, but pretty close to what I pack (save the helmet) (Photo by cmor15)

From travel speciality clothes and gear to bags and currency converters

Activities, walks, & excursions links