Summer School on

Humanities for Life Sciences

Pistoia, Italy
10-13 June 2019

Summer School on

Humanities for Life Sciences

Pistoia, Italy • 10-13 June 2019


Polo Universitario Pistoia

The School will be held at the Polo Universitario di Pistoia (UNISER), Aula Marini.

Via Sandro Pertini, 358
51100 Pistoia, Italy

Polo Universitario Pistoia

Participants will be accommodated in the Hotel Milano (in single, double, triple or quadruple rooms, depending on the availability).

Viale Pacinotti, 10/12
51100 Pistoia, Italy

Hotel Milano offers ideal accommodation for an unforgettable stay in Pistoia. A city rich in important artistic and historic monuments, Pistoia is only a few kilometres from the most beautiful cities in Tuscany and is home to the most important plant nurseries in all of Italy.
Hotel Milano rooms have en-suite bathrooms, satellite TV, direct phone line, free WIFI, a fully stocked American bar. The hotel has a breakfast room, a conference room, and elevator service. In addition, the hotel has a private parking lot with closed circuit monitoring.
The hotel is centrally located, close to the A11 (Florence-Pisa) highway, and only 150 meters from the train station where connections run to and from Florence every half hour.

How to get there

Most of the information below was retrieved from Pistoia Turismo, that you can visit for additional information.

By air

Pistoia is near two international airports: Pisa and Florence. The two airports are served by trains, buses and taxis; you can reach the city of Pistoia in 40 min to 1 hour from Florence and Pisa.
International Airport "Amerigo Vespucci" in Florence.
International Airport "Galileo Galilei" in Pisa.

By train

Pistoia is reachable through Trenitalia network along the line Florence-Lucca-Viareggio. There are numerous trains and all stop at the station of Pistoia.
From Florence: station of S. Maria Novella (average journey time: 40 min).
From Pisa: Central Station and Pisa Airport Station (travel time: 50 min).
From Prato Central Station (travel time: 20 min).
From Viareggio: Central Station (travel time: 50 min).
Trenitalia call center: 892021 (from Italy) and +39 06 68475475 (from outside Italy).

By car

The Pistoia exit is located on the motorway A11 "Firenze-Mare". For those coming from Milan: motorway A1 direction Florence, exit at "Firenze Nord" take the motorway A11 "Firenze Mare" towards Pisa. For those coming from Rome: motorway A1 direction Florence and exit at "Firenze Nord" take the junction for the motorway A11 "Firenze Mare" towards Pisa. For those coming from Genova-Livorno A12 motorway, exit at Pisa Nord, take the A1 motorway towards Florence and then the A11 "Firenze Mare" towards Pisa.
Highway Traffic information society: 892525.

By bus

Pistoia and all localities in the province are accessible through convenient online services operated by the company Blubus.