Getting There -- Piazza Armerina can be reached by SAIS bus (tel. 800-211020; www.saisautolinee.it): Five buses a day (3 at weekends) from Palermo take 2 hours and cost 12€; four buses a day make the 40-minute journey from Enna and cost 5.20€. If you're driving from Enna, it will take about an hour. Drive south along the S561, which then merges with the S117-bis.
Visitor Information -- The tourist office, at Via S. Rosalia 5 (tel. 0935-683049), is open Monday to Friday 8am to 2pm, and on Wednesday 3 to 6:30pm.
Getting Around -- If you've arrived in Piazza Armerina by bus, you can take yet another bus to reach the Roman villa at Casale. The Piccola Società Cooperative (tel. 0935-85605) runs buses (no. B) to the site daily from 9 to noon and 3 to 6pm (trip time: 15 min.), costing 1€ one way.