Accommodation and Travel

Accommodation

The conference presentators are accommodated in Hotel Ricassoli  on via Via delle Mantellate 2.

To Florence:

The closest airport is Florence Airport – Peretola. From there, the city centre (Santa Maria Novella train station) can be reached by bus.

Alternative option, which is often significantly cheaper is Pisa Airport – Galileo Galilei. From Pisa Airport, you can reach Florence city centre by bus or train. The bus takes about 50 min, and the train around an hour. There is a direct train connection from the Rome Airport to Florence.

You can consult the Italian train timetables and buy tickets here.

How to buy bus tickets in Florence

The price of a single bus ticket is €1,20.  You can also buy several tickets (for slightly reduced price) – Carta AGILE, at most Tabacchi (T) and some shops. Bus tickets are sold inside the S.M.N. train station.

As controls are frequent and very efficient, we encourage you to buy and validate the tickets.

From city centre to Villa Salviati

From San Marco bus stop there is a bus connection to Villa Salviati. Bus number 25 takes Via Bolognese. The stop for Villa Salviati is Il Cionfo 01. The closest stop to Hotel Ricassoli is Liberta’.