Traffic-free Sunday in Rome on 13 January

Traffic restrictions on Sunday 13 January to battle air pollution in Rome.

Rome has banned motorists from driving within the fascia verde (green belt) on Sunday 13 January from 07.30 to 12.30, and from 16.30 until 20.30.

Designed to curb air pollution, the traffic restrictions will be repeated on 10 February and 24 March.

There are a number of exemptions to the ban including electric cars and vehicles with special permits for disabled drivers.

For full details see city website.