CTM (070 209 12 10) buses have routes across the city and surrounding area. They are handy for the Calamosca and Poetto beaches. A single ticket costs €1, while a biglietto giornaliero (day ticket) costs €2.30.
Parking in blue zones costs €0.60 for the first hour and €1.10 for each hour thereafter. Buy special tickets to leave on the dashboard of your car from newspaper stands or a parking attendant.
International car-rental agencies are represented at the airport and at the ferry port. Local company CIA (070 65 65 03; www.ciarent.it; Via S Agostino 13) charges €205 a week for a Ford Fiesta.
There are taxi ranks at Piazza Matteotti, Piazza della Repubblica and on Largo Carlo Felice. You can call for a taxi on 070 40 01 01.