27 October 2017
Teatro | Badia Fiesolana, European University Institute
Via dei Roccettini, 9 | 50014 San Domenico di Fiesole
Suggested Hotel Accommodation
Any hotel/pension/B&B located near the shuttle bus departure area (Santa Maria Novella train station) will be fine. Here are some suggested hotels close to the shuttle bus stop:
Area Piazza dell’Unità (Santa Maria Novella train station):
Shuttle buses schedule:
08:20 Piazza dell’Unità – Badia Fiesolana (Teatro)
16:45 Badia Fiesolana (Teatro) – Train station (Santa Maria Novella)
16:45 Badia Fiesolana (Teatro) – Airport
Important IT information:
- Bring your personal laptop or electronic device to access course platform (including power cables and plug adaptors)
- If using your company laptop: please check with your company IT department regarding firewall protections prior to your departure. EUI uses a Captive Portal authentication to access the EUI WiFi network
- EUI Green policy – No printing service is available for course materials
General information on local transport
From the airport:
Florence airport is located 8 km from the centre, approx. 30 minutes by taxi or bus. Taxis can normally be found outside the arrival terminal. The airport is also connected to the main railway station by a shuttle bus that leaves every 30 minutes (on the hour and half-hour) and takes 25 minutes. Tickets are available on board for € 6.00.
Taxis: +39 055 4390 / +39 055 4242
- From Florence Airport Peretola to downtown Firenze about 25/30 minutes (approx. 25-30 €)
- From Florence central railway station Santa Maria Novella to the European University Institute: about 20-30 minutes (approx. 30-35 €)
From the A1 Milano-Napoli (Autostrada del Sole), take the Firenze Sud exit and follow directions to the centre of town/Stadio. Follow Stadio then Fiesole. San Domenico is on the main road to Fiesole.
Bus to the European University Institute
From Piazza San Marco, take bus no. 7 in the direction ‘Fiesole’ and get off at ‘San Domenico 1 – Università Europea’. For bus routes and timetables consult: http://goo.gl/Ydj8K
On arrival you will be provided with temporary wi-fi access for the duration of the event. This will allow you to connect.