Residenza D'Aragona is located in the perfect spot: central, peaceful and close to public transportation (the bus stop is 30 meters away in Via Roma) and near the maritime station. In just a few minutes' walk, you can reach the Teatro Politeama and the Teatro Massimo, true icons of the economic and cultural splendor of late nineteenth century Palermo. In less than 15 minutes on foot and 5 minutes by bus, you find yourself in the heart of the ancient city.
From Palermo "Falcone and Borsellino" Airport (35 km)
The shuttle bus stops just beside the Prada shop in Piazza Ruggero Settimo, also called Piazza Politeama, named after the theatre. Cross the square going towards Via Emerico Amari on the right side of the theatre.where you will find the local bus stop. If you have a heavy bag, you would be best advised to take the bus number 101, 102 or 107 going towards the sea and get off in Via Roma, at the stop right after Via Mariano Stabile. Cross the street and you'll find Via Ottavio D'Aragona on the corner where there is the coffee shop "Guajana". The Residence is only 30 metres away from the bus stop.
If you prefer to walk ,from Via Emerico Amari turn right to Via Roma at the first traffic lights. Keep walking on the left side pavement and turn left to the fifth street which is Via Ottavio D'Aragona. It will take you about 10 minutes from the shuttle bus terminal to Residenza D'Aragona. (Two of the five streets before Via Ottavio D'Aragona are pedestrian streets).
Take the A29 freeway towards Palermo (35 km) until you reach the Via Leonardo da Vinci - Via Notarbartolo exit, going in the direction of the sea. Follow the signs: Porto - Stadio della Favorita - Itinerari Monumentali. Go all the way down Via Notarbartolo until Via Libertà, turn right into Via Libertà. Drive all way down Via Libertà and continue on Via Ruggero Settimo until the traffic lights in Via Cavour. Turn left on Via Cavour and then turn left again into Via Roma. The third street on the right is Via Ottavio D'Aragona.
Exit the A19 freeway at Via Oreto junction, follow Via Oreto and the signs leading towards Stazione Centrale in Giulio Cesare Square. As soon as you reach the station, turn into Via Roma and drive on for about 1 km until the intersection with Via Cavour. Drive on and turn right on the third street which is Via Ottavio D'Aragona. After 30 meters you'll find Residenza D'Aragona on your left.
Get off the Agrigento - Palermo freeway at the Villabate junction. Follow the A19 Palermo sign and exit at Via Oreto junction. From there, follow the same signs as above.
From Trapani Airport
There is only one way to leave the airport. Follow it for about 14 km, then you will come to the A 29/ A 90 freeway leading to Palermo. Turn right and follow the "Palermo" sign. After about a one-hour drive you will reach Palermo's ring road. Look for the signs, "Via Notarbartolo" and "Port - Stadio della Favorita- Itinerari Monumentali", and head towards the sea. After about 2 km turn into Via Libertà; drive past four traffic lights until you reach Massimo Theatre Square. Turn left into Via Cavour. At the first traffic lights, turn left into Via Roma. The third street on your right is Via Ottavio D'Aragona. After 30 meters you'll find Residenza D'Aragona on your left.
If you arrive by ship with your car, turn left at the traffic lights just outside the port and keep going. We advise you to drive very slowly so that you don't miss your destination because Residenza D'Aragona is very near. Just before the flyover turn right into Via Cavour. At the first traffic lights turn right into Via Roma and again take the third turning into Via Ottavio D'Aragona. You'll find Residenza D'Aragona on your left, 30 meters from Via Roma.
From the main station in Piazza Giulio Cesare
Take the 101, 102 or 107 bus and get off at the first stop after the intersection with Via Cavour. The bus will drop you just at the corner of Via Ottavio D'Aragona.