ARRIVING BY PLANE
- International Airport “Amerigo Vespucci”, (code IATA FLR) is 4 km from the city centre and can be easily reached by taxi and Ataf/Sita shuttle service “Vola in bus” which connects the airport with the central railway station “Santa Maria Novella” in only 15/20 minutes.
Florence is well linked with the rest of the world through connections with Rome Fiumicino, Milan Malpensa and the main European capitals (Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Munich, Paris, Vienna). The main car rental services can be found at the airport.For further information: Airport of Florence – www.aeroportofirenze.it – tel. +39 055 30615
- Pisa International Airport (code IATA PSA) is 80 km from Florence city centre and is connected to the Tuscany capital by train (departure every hour) and Terravition gran turismo buses. For information on timetables and tickets visit the website www.terravision.eu Besides aircrafts on regular services there are also low-cost flights operating in Pisa airport.For further information: Pisa International Airport –www.pisa-airport.com -tel. +39 050 849300
- Following the improvement of the railway line “Freccia Rossa” which connects Florence and Bologna in only 35 minutes, Bologna Airport (code IATA BLQ) is today an easy stopover to reach Florence.
For further information: Bologna International Airport – www.bologna-airport.it – tel +39 051 6479615
ARRIVING BY TRAIN
Santa Maria Novella Central Station (one of the main railway junctions and interchange points of Florence public transport) is a two-minute walk from the main entrance of the da Basso Fortress, and the main reception of Firenze Fiera, placed at the ground floor of Palazzo degli Affari.
The other two railway stations of Florence (Rifredi and Campo di Marte) are 10 minutes from Santa Maria Novella Station and are well connected with local busses and scheduled busses.
ARRIVING BY CAR
Florence is connected with the main Italian cities through an efficient motorway network which leads to the city centre, where the fair district is located.
The da Basso Fortress is only 4 km from the A1 motorway (exit: Florence north or south).
Find parking places for cars and campers in the map below.
For further information: www.autostrade.it