VENUE OF THE SCHOOL
 
Photo of Siena Siena is a very beautiful, small town, located in the region Tuscany at about 70 kms from Florence.

Detailed information on art, culture, events, exhibitions in Siena and its region, can be found in the official websites of the city tourism agency and of the Tuscany tourism agency.
 

The school is hosted by

Centro per lo Studio dei Sistemi Complessi (CSC)
University of Siena
via Tommaso Pendola, 37
53100 Siena, Italy

tel (++39) 0577 233547
fax (++39) 0577 233548


 

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-Firenze - Firenze-Siena
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 SCHOOL
 

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).