How to reach the Congress venue

  • The international airport Amerigo Vespucci is situated on the north-west suburban area of Florence, just 4 km from the city centre. It is a 25 minutes ride by shuttle bus Volainbus operating between the airport and the central railway station.
  • Pisa‚Äôs Galilei Airport is about 80 km from Florence. It is linked to Florence by rail and road and is connected to the Tuscan capital by train (every hour) and Terravision bus (

Firenze SMN (Santa Maria Novella) is the city’s main railway station and it’s walking distance from the Congress Venue. Other important railway stations are Firenze Campo di Marte and Firenze Rifredi. Local trains connect these two stations with the central one; otherwise you can catch the ATAF bus to the city center.

If you arrive in Florence by car, pay particular attention to the notices marking the points of access to the Limited Traffic Zone (ZTL), to enter which requires previous authorization. Park you car and use public transportation to reach the chief parts of the city (

  • Park Fortezza Fiera (Fortezza da Basso, piazzale Caduti nei Lager);
  • Park¬†Stazione S.Maria Novella (Piazza della Stazione).