Congress venue

 

The conference will take place in the Congress Center Federico II of the University of Naples “Federico II”. This congress center is located in Via Partenope, 36 Naples, in front of Castel dell’Ovo, near the seaside.

 

How to get there:

 

Arrival by plane

Naples has an International Airport called Capodichino. It is located at a 7 km from the city centre. For information about Naples Airport and flights, please visit the web site: www.aeroportodinapoli.it
The airport is connected to the city centre by Alibus or by taxi

Alibus (www.sitabus.it/alibus)
You can buy tickets on board or also at the Sun Store shop at Naples International Airport.
Ticket “Unico Alibus” allows only one journey on the shuttle Alibus, on the route Naples International Airport / Central Train Station / Port or viceversa. Tickets cost €5,00 at authorized retailers and on board.

Taxi
Taxi lane is located in front of arrivals. Flat rates are in use for predetermined urban and suburban routes. The predetermined rates include any extra charge (to/from airport, night ride, holiday, luggage, animals). For predetermined fares there is no need to use the taximeter. The fixed rate is for the total number of passengers on board the taxi. The predetermined rates is around euro 25,00 from the airport to the Congress Center “Federico II” (District: Lungomare) and euro 15,00 from the station.

Alternatively, the other close International Airport is Rome Fiumicino. From this Airport participants will need to take a train called Leonardo Express leaving from a railways station located at the airport each 30 minutes (tickets cost euro 14,00). Leonardo Express takes about 35 minutes to reach the Railways Station of Rome Termini (http://orarileonardoexpress.com)

From Rome Termini fast trains (Trenitalia or Italo) leave about every hour to Napoli, taking about 1 hour and 15 minutes. For timetable of trains connecting Rome to Naples and back please visit the web sites: www.trenitalia.com or www.italotreno.it
A taxi service is available at the airport in Rome but the distance between Rome and Naples is about 200 km, so the taxi will be really very expensive.

Arrival by train

The main railway station of Napoli is called Napoli Centrale – Piazza Garibaldi. Napoli has good train connections through Fast Trains (Trenitalia, Italo) with all main Italian cities. For further information and schedules visit the website: www.trenitalia.com or www.italotreno.it

The station is connected to the city centre by Metro, buses or taxi.

Taxi

Taxi lane is located outsite the Central Station. Flat rates are in use for predetermined urban and suburban routes. For more information about taxi visit City of Naples website

Metro

Download the underground and railways map

The nearest metro station to the Congress Center “Federico II” is “Piazza Amedeo Station” on Metro-Line 2. The congress venue is 1.5 km far from Piazza Amedeo metro station (around 25 minutes walking).

Organizing committee kindly suggests to choose an hotel on the seaside zone in order to be close to the Conference Center and to get there by walking.