Travel info

All the participants will convene at the Perceptual Robotics Laboratory of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (PERCRO) on October 7, 2013 at 14:00.

PERCRO Lab address is:
via Luigi Alamanni 13, Lotto D/2B
56010 Ghezzano (Pisa)
Italy


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After the visit of the Lab, at 16:30, a bus will pick up all participants from PERCRO Lab and will reach the Workshop venue in Gargonza (Arezzo) at 18:45.

How to reach Pisa

By Air:
the airport is located by the coast, the airport is located by the coast, 1 kilometre from Pisa Centre and only 80 kilometres from Florence, and has direct access to highways, motorways and railways. There are frequent trains to the railway station of “Pisa Centrale” (a 5-minute journey). The quickest way to get PERCRO Lab from the airport is by Taxi.

By Train:
The railway station of “Pisa Centrale” is located at the very city centre of Pisa, and it is directly connected to Florence (2-3 trains per hour), Lucca, Viareggio, La Spezia, Genova, Turin and Rome. The quickest way to get PERCRO Lab from the railway station is by Taxi.

By Car:
You can get to Pisa by car mainly through two motorways: A12 (Genova-Livorno) and A11 (Firenze-Pisa); and the roads SS1 Aurelia (Rome-La Spezia) and SS67 Tosco-Romagnola. (Pisa-Firenze).

How to reach Gargonza

Consider that a bus service to Gargonza is arranged from PERCRO Lab on October 7, leaving at 16:30. Another bus will connect Gargonza to the Pisa Airport on October 12, leaving from Gargonza at 9:00.


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In case you would like to get to Gargonza by yourself, you can get there either by train or by car.

By Train:
You should reach the train station in Arezzo, and then take a taxi (the distance is about 30 Km). You can reach Arezzo with direct trains from Florence and from Rome. There are frequent trains between Pisa and Florence.

By Car (from www.gargonza.it):

Navigation Coordinates
Latitude, 43° 20′.72N
Longitude, 11° 40′ 15.91″E

From highway del Sole (A1)
Exit n. 27 Monte San Savino (11 km). Follow the road signs for Monte San Savino, and continue for Gargonza along the trunk road 73 (SS 73) towards Siena.

From Arezzo (28km)
Freeway towards Siena, exit on Monte San Savino. Continue towards Monte San Savino, and continue for Gargonza along the trunk road 73 (SS 73) towards Siena.

From Siena (35 km)
Highway towards Perugia, exit on Colonna del Grillo. Continue towards Palazzuolo/Monte San Savino (along the trunk road SS 73); after Palazzuolo, towards Monte San Savino turn left to Gargonza.

From Pisa (173 km)
Highway SGC Firenze-Pisa-Livorno towards Firenze. Take the exit onto highway A1 towards Rome. Take the exit Monte San Savino towards road SP 25, and continue to Gargonza along the trunk road SS73 towards Siena.