Polo Piagge - Pisa, Via Giacomo Matteotti 3
How to Reach Polo Piagge:
How to get there by plane
The nearest airport is Pisa International Airport "Galileo Galilei" (www.pisa-airport.com), which is located around 10 Km from Polo Piagge. Another option is the Florence International Airport "Amerigo Vespucci" (www.aeroporto.firenze.it).
From Pisa Airport to Polo Piagge
The easiest way to get to Polo Piagge is to take a taxi just outside the airport for a cost of approximately €12. As an alternative, immediately next to the airport you will notice a little train station: every twenty minutes a train leaves in order to connect Pisa Airport to Pisa Central Station (Pisa Centrale) (five-minute trip), where you will find the LAM Bus to "Cisanello Ospedale", the bus stop is "Matteotti" (the trip from Pisa Central Station to Matteotti is again a five-minute trip). For more information on train schedules and fares, please visit the website www.ferroviedellostato.it. Another option is to take a taxi from Pisa Central Station to Polo Piagge, for a fare of about €7.
From Florence Airport to Polo Piagge
The easiest way to get to the Polo Piagge is again to take a taxi outside the airport, but for a cost of no less than €80. The cheapest alternative is to go to the Main Railway Station (Firenze Santa Maria Novella, S.M.N.), in order to take a train coincidence to Pisa. The recommended way is to take a taxi to the station. You can also use city buses: there is a bus leaving every 30 minutes from the airport to Firenze S.M.N. and you can get more information at www.ataf.net. At Firenze S.M.N. Station, there are trains to Pisa every half an hour (see www.ferroviedellostato.it). The whole journey (bus+train) will take approximately two hours (for a cost of about €9).
How to get there by train
All trains stop at Pisa Central Station (Pisa Centrale). For more information, visit www.ferroviedellostato.it. You can either take a taxi to Polo Piagge (approximate fare of €7).
How to get there by car
From Northern Italy: Highway A12 (Genova-Rosignano), exit at Pisa Nord
From Southern Italy: Highway A12 (Genova-Rosignano), exit at Pisa Centro
From Eastern Italy: Highway A11 (Firenze-Mare), exit at Pisa Nord
For more information: www.autostrade.it
From the highway exit follow the signs to the city center and to Palazzo dei Congressi, which is very close to Polo Piagge.
Useful web sites
Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione: http://dip.iet.unipi.it
Pisa International Airport Galileo Galilei: www.pisa-airport.com
Florence International Airport Amerigo Vespucci: www.aeroporto.firenze.it
Railway in Italy (Ferrovie dello Stato): www.ferroviedellostato.it
Taxi in Pisa: http://www.comune.pisa.it/turismo/servizi/taxi.htm
Tourism in Pisa: http://www.turismo.pisa.it/en/
University of Pisa: http://www.unipi.it/