Info- DIGEX meeting

24 February

09:00 to 17:00


Villa Schifanoia, European University Institute
Via Boccaccio 121, 50133, Firenze
Room: Sala Triaria

How to reach the venue

Accommodation tips:

Hotels close to Piazza di San Marco:

  • Hotel De La Pace, Via Alfonso la Marmora, 28, 50121 Florence
  • Hotel Cellai, Via Ventisette Aprile, 52/R, 50129 Florence
  • Hotel Guelfo Bianco, Via Camillo Cavour, 29, 50129 Florence

Shuttle buses schedule:


Hotel De La Pace (Via Alfonso la Marmora, 28, 50121 Firenze FI) – > Villa Schifanoia


Villa Schifanoia – >  Hotel De La Pace (downtown of Florence) – > Main Train Station – > Airport

General information on local transport

From the airport:

Florence airport is located 8 km from the city centre, approximately 30 minutes by taxi or tram (Line 2). Taxis can generally be found outside the arrival terminal.

Taxis:   +39 055 4390 / +39 055 4242

  • From Florence Airport  to downtown Florence 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 €)

Public Transportation to the European University Institute

From bus stop ‘Stazione Piazza Adua’ (at the central railway station, Santa Maria Novella), take bus no. 7 in the direction ‘Fiesole’ and get off at ‘San Domenico 1 – Università Europea’.  For bus routes and timetables consult this page.

Please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Elisabetta Spagnolli, RSCAS Conference Unit, may you have questions regarding the logistics:

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