|Siena is a very beautiful, small town,
located in the region Tuscany at about 70 kms from Florence.
The school is hosted by
per lo Studio dei Sistemi Complessi (CSC)
tel (++39) 0577 233547
HOW TO REACH SIENA
Reaching Italy by plane
The closest international airports are those of Florence (60 kms from Siena), Pisa (160 kms) and Rome (240 kms), which are connected by daily flights to all main European cities. For information, please consult the following links:
Aereoporto Amerigo Vespucci, Florence, information (++39) 055 373498
Aereoporto Galileo Galilei, Pisa, information (++39) 050 500707
Aereoporto Leonardo Da Vinci, Fiumicino, Rome, information (++39) 06 65951
From the airport, go to the main city railway station (Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Pisa Centrale, or Roma Termini) by city bus or taxi, and continue to Siena by train.
Alternatively, from Florence and Rome you can reach
Siena by coach bus.
Reaching Siena by train
Search for your connection in the official timetable
of Italian railways.
Reaching Siena by coach bus
From Florence, Rome and Milan: search for your connection in the timetables below:
Siena-Roma - Roma-Siena
Siena-Milano - Milano-Siena
Reaching Siena by car
From Florence: through the highway Siena-Firenze,
reachable from the A1 (Autostrada del Sole) highway, junction Firenze Certosa.
From Rome: through the A1 (Autostrada del Sole) highway, direction Florence, exit at the junction Valdichiana. Take the Siena-Bettolle highway to Siena.
HOW TO REACH THE VENUE OF THE
Arriving by train
From Siena railway station (Piazza Carlo Rosselli), you can reach CSC (Via Tommaso Pendola 37) on foot (2.3 kms) following the instructions in the Maporama page.
Alternatively, take bus n. 9 or 10. Get off at Via Tozzi or Piazza Gramsci, and go on foot through Piazza Matteotti (Piazza della Posta) - Via Banchi di Sopra - Via di Citta' - Via S. Pietro - Via T. Pendola.
Arriving by coach bus
Most lines terminate at Piazza San Domenico. From there, you can reach CSC (Via Tommaso Pendola 37) on foot (less than 1 km) following the instructions in the Maporama page.
Arriving by car
If you arrive from the south: follow the
signs in direction Porta Tufi. Park at Via Tufi (Parking "Il Campo", rate
is 1.00 Euro/hr). Go on foot through Piazza S. Agostino - Via S. Pietro
- Via T. Pendola.
If arriving from the Siena-Grosseto highway: get off the highway at the "Siena Sud" exit and follow the signs directing you to Porta Tufi (following Via Massetana-Romana). Proceed as above described.
If arriving from the Siena-Bettolle highway: follow directions to Florence and get off the highway at the "Siena Sud" exit. Proceed as above described.
If arriving from the north (in particular from the Siena-Florence highway): get off the highway at the "Siena Sud" exit. Proceed as above described.
The CSC location is highlighted by a blue arrow on the following map of Siena (click on the map to enlarge it).