TRAVEL INFO: how to reach Florence
Florence is very conveniently located in Central Italy.
It is served by its own international airport, only 4 km from the city center. Participants coming from overseas may land in Rome or Milan and then easily reach Florence either by plane or by train. Pisa and Bologna airports host several low cost companies flying from European destinations.
FLORENCE Amerigo Vespucci International Airport
Official website www.aeroporto.firenze.it/en
European flights – Iata Code FLR
The airport is connected to major European cities and is located only 4 kilometers away from the city center.
Shuttle buses to/from Florence (ab. 20 minutes).
ROME Fiumicino International Airport
Official website www.adr.it/web/aeroporti-di-roma-en-/pax-fco-fiumicino
Long haul and European flights – Iata Code FCO
High speed trains connect Fiumicino Airport with Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station (in front of the Congress center) daily, in ab. 2 hours.
MILAN Area International Airports
Milan Malpensa airport
Long haul and European flights – Iata Code MXP
Milan Linate airport
European flights – Iata Code LIN
High speed trains connect Milan with Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station (in front of the Congress center) daily, ab. 2,5 hours.
PISA Galileo Galilei International Airport
Official website www.pisa-airport.com/en/
European flights/low cost companies – Iata Code PSA
The airport in Pisa is located about 80 kilometers from Florence.
Connections by train or shuttle bus in ab. 1 hour.
BOLOGNA Marconi Airport
Official website www.bologna-airport.it/en
European flights/low cost companies – Iata code BLQ
The airport is located in Bologna, about 110 kilometers from Florence
Connections by train in ab. 1 hour.