Travel Information

By plane

Brindisi airport is the nearest airport to Lecce (35 Km).
Daily flights connect Brindisi to the international airports of

Rome (by Alitalia- and logo alitalia
Milan (by Alitalia-,

Low cost company EasyJet- logo easyjet

Brindisi is also connected to the international airports of London Stansted, Brussels and other important city (by Ryanair, low cost company), logo ryanair

logo airberlinColonia, Monaco, Stoccarda (by,

Ginevra (by Easy Jet,
Zurigo (by Helvetic– helvetic

Brindisi is also connected to many other International locations as Brussels, Vienna, Zurich, Norimberga by other flight companies.

For a complete list of locations please visit the airport web site: (click on the link ‘Brindisi’ and then on ‘Departure’)

The airport closest to the conference venue is Brindisi Casale, at 30 minutes driving distance from Lecce; taxis and shuttles are available just outside the airport.

- Taxi service from airport costs € 50-60.

- Air Shuttle: a direct transportation service (by  an 8 seats vehicle) from Brindisi airport to Lecce (and vice versa). A one way ticket costs € 20. You can book in advance calling "Crusi Viaggi" (Tel: +39 0832/305522) or through the on-line booking service:

The Air Shuttle bring you directly to the hotel or to the workshop venue. 

- SITA Airport shuttle-bus  services connect the airport of Brindisi to Lecce, at the cost of  € 7.

Timetable available at:

SITA Airport shuttle-bus arrives at ex Foro Boario, piazza Carmelo Bene, Lecce. From here to your hotel you can take the public bus or taxi:

Public bus NFB line (timetable)

Taxi rides within Lecce cost € 10. For booking cabs, call: Salento Radio taxi (0039) 0832/2240

Alternatively, you may land in Bari Palese airport, take metro,  taxi (fixed price € 20 from Bari airport to Bari city center) or shuttle to Bari central station and reach Lecce by train in approximately 2 hours.

Check shuttles timetable

Trains timetable

It is also possible to take Pugliairbus shuttles to Brindisi airport, from where buses to Lecce are available, see timetable

By train

Train trip options from any Italian city to Lecce central station are available at:

From the station to the conference venue

The course venue is about 10 minutes by public bus 27.

By car

To reach Lecce by car from Rome is necessary to follow A1 highway, direction Naples, and then follow A16 or A14, direction Bari. Meanwhile, to reach Lecce by car from Milano is necessary to follow A14 highway, direction Bari. Then to reach Lecce from Bari, for both routes, is necessary to follow main road 379, direction Lecce. 


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