May 6 – 11, 2018
La Biodola, Isola d'Elba
Europe/Rome timezone

Travel Information

Meeting transportation

You can reach the BEAUTY2018 Conference venue in the following ways:
  • By plane to Pisa or Roma airports, and then using the meeting buses provided.
  • By train to Piombino Marittima, ferry-boat to Portoferraio. A  shuttle bus will be available upon request to connect the workshop site and Portoferraio harbour.
  • By car to Piombino, ferry-boat to Portoferraio, a short drive to La Biodola (10km). Since parking is limited at the Hotel Hermitage, we encourage participants to use the meeting buses as much as possible. 
BEAUTY2018 Conference shuttle buses will connect the conference venue to Roma Airport - "Leonardo da Vinci" (FCO) - and to Pisa Airport "Galileo Galilei" (PSA) on the dates of start and end of the meeting. Below you find a the final schedule:

Sunday, May 6th: destination Hotel Hermitage
  • from Roma airport "L. Da Vinci" at 14:00
    The meeting point for participants is at the Information Point of Terminal 3;
  • from Pisa airport "G. Galilei" at 15:30
    The meeting point for participants is at the Arrival in the main hall of the airport (map).
There will be somebody of the Local Organizing Committee waiting for you at the meeting points about one hour before the shuttle bus departure.

Saturday, May 12th: origin Hotel Hermitage
  • to Roma airport "L. Da Vinci" at 6:30 (expected arrival at 12:30)
  • to Pisa airport "G. Galilei" at 6:30 (expected arrival at 10:30)
For further information and special arrangements, please contact the BEAUTY2018 Organizing Committee.

General Travel Information

For general information on Isola d'Elba, you can consult Elbalink. A map is also available (click here for the Google Maps version and here for a zoom).

Useful links to the relevant airports to reach Isola d'Elba:
Roma "Leonardo da Vinci" (Fiumicino)
Pisa "Galileo Galilei"

Italian Railways
Piombino Marittima station is located just across the road from the harbour so you can easily transfer to the ferry-boat.

Companies operating from Piombino to Portoferraio:
Blu Navy

You can determine the best route to reach la Biodola from any location using ViaMichelin.