Practical information to reach Milano and the workshop venue
Milano is quite easily reached by plane, train and car
How to reach Milano
Milano is served by three international airports.
Linate is the Milano urban airport at less than 10km from the city center. Downtown can be quickly and easily reached by public transportation or taxi. Please consider that Linate will close for runway works from July 27th, 2019.
Malpensa is the Milano international hub at about 50km from the city center. Connections (about 1h) to the Centrale, Garibaldi and Cadorna train stations of Milano are provided by trains (Malpensa Express). Buses connects to Milano Central Station in about 1h (Malpensa Shuttle, Autostradale, Terravision).
Milano has several train stations. The main ones are
Stazione Garibaldi is the station closest to the conference venue.
Milano is placed in the middle of northern Italy at the crossing point of many important highways. This makes Milano easily accessible by car from France, Switzerland, Austria, Germany, Slovenia and southern Italy.
A4/E64 (west bound) connects to Torino, France, and Switzerland
A8/E62 connects to Switzerland
A4/E64 (east bound) connects to Venezia, Austria, Germany, and Slovenia
A1/E35 connects to southern Italy
A7/E25-E62 connects to Genova
Traveling to Italy might require a visa depending on your nationality. Processing of visa applications can consume a significant amount of time, so please apply for a visa well in advance. You can find information on visa regulations here. If you require a letter of invitation for your visa application, please contact us.
How to reach the workshop venue
The conference venue is located in
Auditorium Testori - Sede Regione Lombardia, Piazza Città di Lombardia, 1, 20124 Milano (map)
The venue can be reached by Metro (M2-Gioia, M3-Centrale, and M5-Isola) or by Bus (line 60, stop Gioia-Galvani, line 43, stop Gioia-Galvani, and line 81, stop Galvani-Copernico). All stops are less than 15 minutes walking distance from the venue.
At the venue there will not be any parking place reserved for the workshop attendees. Parking on the streets in the area is quite difficult and there is no toll-free parking area.