Venue & Travel

The workshop is going to take place at:

Center for Scientific Culture “Alessandro Volta”
Villa del Grumello
Via per Cernobbio 11
22100 Como, Italy

How to reach the Center

By plane

  • from Milano Linate airport (LIN): you can reach Milano Centrale railway station by bus (STARFly stops at the station, while local transportation lines 73/X73 stop at Milano Duomo and the Metro line then goes to the station), then from the railway station take a train to Como San Giovanni (timetables); from there take a taxi or ASF bus line n. 11 (from city center) to reach the Villa. You can also take a taxi directly from the airport, approx. cost 100 €, 90 minutes trip.
  • from Milano Malpensa airport (MXP): take the Malpensa Express bus to Milano Centrale railway station, then take a train to Como San Giovanni (timetables); you can also take a Malpensa Express to Milano Cadorna railway station, then take a train to Como Lago (timetables); either way, when you arrive, take a taxi or ASF bus line n. 11 (from city center) to reach the Villa. You can also take a taxi directly from the airport, approx. cost 100 €, 60 minutes trip.
  • from Orio al Serio airport (BGY): you can take the ATB bus to Bergamo railway station, then take a train to Como San Giovanni (timetables); from there take a taxi or ASF bus line n. 11 (from city center) to reach the Villa. You can also take a taxi directly from the airport, approx. 90 minutes trip.
  • from Lugano airport (LUG): take the bus to Lugano railway station (timetables), then take a train to Como San Giovanni (timetables); from there take a taxi or ASF bus line n. 11 (from city center) to reach the Villa.

By train

Como is served by the following international railways:

  • Northern Europe – Basilea – Chiasso – Como San Giovanni
  • Northern Europe – Zurigo – Chiasso – Como San Giovanni

From the station, take a taxi or ASF bus line n. 11 (from city center) to reach the Villa.

By car

  • from Milan: motorway A9, exit Como Monte Olimpino or Como Nord
  • from Switzerland: motorway A9, exit Como Nord

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