TRAVEL INFO

TRAVEL INFO INFORMATION

  • BY PLANE

The Florence International Airport “Amerigo Vespucci” is located only 4 kilometres away from the city centre and the congress venue. It is connected to downtown by buses or taxes with a 15-20 min. trip. The Florence Airport provides direct flights to the main European cities.

From Florence’s Amerigo Vespucci Airport, take the “Vola in Bus” shuttle to the Santa Maria Novella train station. From the station, take one of the following ATAF buses: 36 (to Mulino Nuovo) or 37 (to Galluzzo/Tavarnuzze) and get off in Piazza della Calza. The Convitto della Calza faces the piazza at no. 6.

Florence airport – city centre 4 km
Flat taxi rate 20€

It is also possible to land at Pisa International Airport “Galileo Galilei”, connected in less than an hour to the Florence Central Railway Station by shuttle service and by train.

A brand new service connects Florence to the International Airport “Guglielmo Marconi” in Bologna in one hour and 20 min.

  • BY TRAIN

From Santa Maria Novella station take one of the following ATAF buses: 36 (to Mulino Nuovo) or 37 (to Galluzzo/Tavarnuzze) and get off in Piazza della Calza. The Convitto della Calza faces the piazza at no. 6.
  • BY CAR

From the A1 tollway, take the exit “Firenze Impruneta” and follow the signs for the “Centro” to Piazzale di Porta Romana. Pass through the ancient gate; the piazza you get to is Piazza della Calza. The Convitto della Calza is at no. 6.
  • USEFUL LINKS

Florence airport A. Vespucci
www.aeroporto.firenze.it

Train schedules
www.trenitalia.comwww.italotreno.it

Florence bus service
www.ataf.net