Travel Information
Reaching Pisa by plane

Pisa has an international airport with daily flights to London, Paris, Bruxelles and other important European cities, as well as to Rome, Milan, and other Italian cities.
The timetable of incoming and outgoing flights together with a list of carriers is available at the Pisa International Airport website (Galileo Galilei Airport, PSA).

The airport is on the outskirts of the town, approximately 6 km from the Institute.
To reach the Institute, it is probably most convenient to take a taxi.
Otherwise, you have to take two different busses: bus LAM Rossa (L/R) (direction S. Iacopo) from the airport to the railway station and then bus LAM Verde (L/V) (direction Via di Pratale) getting off at the first stop in Via di Pratale.

By Bus:
The Compagnia Pisana Trasporti (CPT - yellow buses) connects Pisa Airport to the city centre.
The cost of a single ticket is EUR 1.10 ticket.
You can buy tickets within the airport, or from the Information Office in the arrivals hall or at the automatic ticket machine at the bus terminus.
The bus terminus is located just outside the Departures area.
Take LAM red line, direction TORRE SAN JACOPO and get off at STAZIONE (Pisa Centrale railway station).

By Train:
Pisa Airport "Galileo Galilei" has direct train services to Pisa Centrale railway station.
At the Airport, buy your railway ticket at the Information Office in the arrivals hall.
The railway terminal is located just outside the departures hall.
The cost of a single train ticket from Pisa Airport to Pisa Central Station is EUR 1.10 (Travel time - 5 minutes).




From Railway station to CNR

By Bus:
From Pisa Centrale railway station to CNR it is only 15 minutes by bus.
The cost of a single ticket is EUR 1.10.
You can buy tickets in the arrivals/departures hall.
The bus terminus is located just outside the railway station.
Take LAM Green Line direction PRATALE and get off at VIA VOLPI - CNR or at the next stop PRATALE Parcheggio (shown on map below).




Taxi

The average fare for a ride in the city of Pisa ranges from EUR 9.00 to EUR 12.00 (Plus 2,07 excess fare on Sundays).
The Taxi Stand is in front of the air terminal exit, arrivals side (Radio Taxi, tel. 050 541600).




Reaching Pisa by train

The railway station is located on the main line from Turin to Rome. There is also a very frequent train service to and from Florence. Ferrovie dello Stato provides a train schedule and booking service.

The railway station is approximately 5 km from the Institute. To reach the Institute you can take bus LAM Verde (L/V) (direction Via di Pratale) getting off at the first stop in Via Volpi, beside the CNR Area. Tickets are on sale outside the railway station. Taxi service is also available.




Reaching Pisa by car

Pisa is near the intersection of two highways: A12 north-south (Sestri Levante - Livorno) and A11 east-west (Pisa - Florence). Informations about italian highways can be found here

From motor way A12 (green signs) Exit Pisa centro, then follow the high way (blue signs) to Florence up to the Exit Pisa Nord Est and follow the road signs to the Area CNR, about 10 min. from the motor way exit. You can plan your route using Google maps. Parking is available.

Further information about Bus Lines can be found at the local bus company site (in Italian): http://www.cpt.pisa.it/

Bus Lines Map

Bus Lines Map

A More Detailed Bus Lines Map (Click to enlarge)
Bus Lines Map

Further information about Bus Lines can be found at the local bus company site (in Italian): http://www.cpt.pisa.it/

 
   

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  • Abstracts Submission:
    November 4, 2012 (*)
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    November 11, 2012 (*)
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    December 7, 2012
  • Final Version due:
    December 18, 2012
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    January 7, 2013
    15 January, 2013
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    January 23-25, 2013
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