May 30, 2015 to June 2, 2015
Europe/Rome timezone

Travel Information

Meeting transportation

You can reach the MEG2015 Collaboration Meeting venue in the following ways:
  • By plane to Roma Leonardo da Vinci airport (FCO), and then using the shuttle bus provided;
  • By plane to Pisa Galileo Galilei airport (PSA) and then by train to Piombino Marittima;
  • By train to Piombino Marittima (about 1h30' from Pisa and 3h30' from Roma Termini), ferry-boat to Portoferraio (about 1h). A  shuttle will be available upon request to connect participants from the Portoferraio harbour to Hotel Hermitage.
  • By car to Piombino, ferry-boat to Portoferraio, a short drive to La Biodola (10km).  
A free shuttle bus has been arranged that will connect the Conference site from/to Roma Leonardo da Vinci Airport (FCO).
Below you find the schedule:

Saturday, May 30th: destination Hotel Hermitage

  • from Roma FCO airport "Leonardo da Vinci" at 14:00
    The meeting point for participants is in the
    Terminal 1 at Delice Maison Backery & Coffee.
There will be somebody of the Organizing Committee waiting for you at the meeting point about one hour before the meeting bus departure.

Tuesday, June 2nd: origin Hotel Hermitage
  • to Roma FCO airport "Leonardo da Vinci" at 6:30 (expected arrival at 12:30)

General Travel Information

For general information on Isola d'Elba, you can consult Elbalink. A map is also available (click 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 harbor so you can easily transfer to the ferry-boat.



Companies operating from Piombino to Portoferraio:


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