How to arrive


Florence is well connected with the main Italian cities, thanks to the Italian motorway network, thus making it easier to get to the city centre, where the fair & congress center is located.


Click here to get to the Palazzo dei Congressi


The main railway station of Santa Maria Novella is located two minutes away on foot from the entrance of the Fair & Congress Center, and from the central reception of Firenze Fiera, on the ground floor of Palazzo degli Affari. The other two railway stations (Rifredi and Campo di Marte) are at a ten-minute distance from the central railway Station of Santa Maria Novella, or connected to it through local trains and city buses.



The International Florence Airport “Amerigo Vespucci” (IATA code – FLR) is only 4 km away from the Florence city centre and can be easily reached by taxi or with the Ataf/Sita ‘Vola in Bus’ shuttle service, connecting the airport to the main railway station of Santa Maria Novella in just 15-20 minutes. Thanks to the connections with Rome Fiumicino Airport, Milan Malpensa and the main European capitals, Florence is easily connected to the rest of the world. The main car rental companies are to be found inside the airport

Info: Società Aeroporto di Firenze: (tel.+39 055 30615 –


The International Airport of Pisa “Galileo Galilei” (IATA code- PSA) is located 80 km from the city centre of Florence and is connected to the Tuscan capital by train (every hour) and by Terravision bus (full flight coverage with 18 return journeys).

In addition to scheduled flights, the Pisa Airport also hosts many low-cost companies

Info: Aeroporto Internazionale di Pisa: (Tel.+39 055 849300 –



The Società Toscana Aeroporti S.p.A (the Tuscan Airport Company) – one of the most important airport systems in Italy – was born on 1st June 2015 as the product of a merger between the Florence and Pisa airports.

Following the upgrading of the railway connections with Bologna – which can now be reached in just 35 minutes -the Guglielmo Marconi Airport in Bologna (IATA code – BLQ) can also be easily reached from the city of Florence.

Info: Aeroporto Internazionale di Bologna (Tel. +39 051 6479615



Info: Shuttle Bus from Airport to Santa Maria Novella train station: info here