Getting to Pisa

Pisa is located in Tuscany, in the center of italy. The traveler can easily get here by airplane, train, or road.


By air

The Galileo Galilei International Airport of Pisa has daily connections with Milan, Rome, London, Paris and many other Italian and European cities. Alitalia and many low-cost airlines have daily flights to and from Pisa Airport. More information in:

By train

Pisa’s Central Train Station is connected to major cities in Italy and Europe by way of the Florence, Turin-Genoa, and Rome routes. More information in:



By road

Pisa has highways connecting to Florence (A11, 86Km) and Genoa (A12, 158Km). 



The TeCIP Institute is located within the National Research Area (CNR) in Pisa (San Cataldo area), Italy.


The address is

TeCIP Istitute
Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Via G. Moruzzi, 1
Località San Cataldo - Area CNR
56124 Pisa, Italy
Phone: +39 050 88 2111.

Reach us by bus

The CNR is served by the line green of the High Mobility Lines (LAM Verde) of the urban transportation system (CPT). The nearest bus stop is "Volpi-CNR" and the timetable is available in the following web-site:

LAM Verde Map


Here is a list of recommended Hotels (the map shows the location) with the agreed rates (when available). As a general rule, newer (and somewhat better) hotels are farther from the city center (as usual, you trade vicinity to attractions/city life for more modern/fancier rooms).

All rates are in euros, S is a single room - DS is a double room for a single guest - D is a double room with 2 guests - T is a triple room - B means breakfast included - BN breakfast not included. Please note, all Hotels will charge an additional 2 euros per person/night for local taxes.

Abitalia Tower Plaza ***** - Via Caduti del Lavoro, 46 - +39 050 784 6444 -
Rates (B) DS 140.00 D 160.00, T 190.00

Hotel Galilei **** - Via Darsena, 1 - +39 050 507111 -

Hotel Verdi *** - Piazza della Repubblica, 5 - +39 050 598947 - 
Rates (B) S 50.00, DS 65.00, D 85.00, T 95.00 

Grand Hotel Duomo **** - Via Santa Maria 94 - +39 050 561894 -
Rates (B) S 105.00, DS 135.00, D 159.00, T 189.00

Hotel Repubblica Marinara **** - Via Carlo Matteucci, 81 - +39 050 387 0100 - 
Rates (B) DS 71.00, D 81.00 

AC Hotel Marriott **** - Via delle Torri, 20 - +39 050 575395 -

You can also get an excellent deal from one of the many Bed and Breakfast places in the city: you can may want to check availability and alternate rates on