Florence is well-connected with the rest of Italy and with Europe, and is easy to get to by air or land.
The main Tuscany airports are in Pisa and Florence, both of which have regular national and international flight connections.
Florence International Airport "Amerigo Vespucci" (connected to the main European cities) IATA CODE: FLR
It is located 8 km (5 miles) from the city centerand it can be reached by taxi (20 minutes) or by the shuttle bus Vola in bus, a special connection service from/to the Vespucci Airport and Santa Maria Novella train station, jointly run by ATAF and SITA.
Pisa International Airport "Galileo Galilei" (connected to the main European cities) IATA CODE: PSA
It is located in Pisa, 60 km (38 miles) from Florence and it can be reached in 1 hour by train from Santa Maria Novella train station, in Florence: three trains every hour for Pisa Central Station and Pisa Airport from 06.00 a.m. to 22.00 p.m.
An efficient highway network connects Florence to the rest of Italy and Europe.
Coming from A1: follow directions to Florence (A11), direction Firenze NORD
Coming from A11: follow the highway, direction Firenze
Important: the Symposium venue is located in a limited traffic area. Please pay attention to the telematic gateways.
It is advisable to park at Santa Maria Novella Parking (€ 3,00 /hour).
Santa Maria Novella Central Station is about 15 minutes away from the Symposium venue, walking distance.