The conference will be held at the
Chiostro of S. Abbondio Cathedral
one of the locations of University of Insubria
WARNING: University of Insubria Faculty of Law.
How to reach Como
Como can be easily reached by plane, being close to both the Milan Airports of Malpensa and Linate. It is also very well connected by trains to all of the major European Cities. Frequent and fast train service connects Como to Milan or to Switzerland daily. Driving to Como is also very easy and pleasant, either by fast highways or by scenic mountain roads.
From Milano-Malpensa Airport (http://www.sea-aeroportimilano.it/eng/)
A) 1. Malpensa EXPRESS from Milano-Malpensa airport to Saronno station and change for Como FNM Station (Como Borghi stop, 1 hour approx). You can find further information at the web pages http://www.malpensaexpress.it/ and http://www.trenord.it/.
2. S. Abbondio can be reached on foot (10 minutes walking) from Como Borghi
B) Taxi from Milano-Malpensa airport to Como (approx. 40/60 min.; please ask the fare to the taxi-driver before leaving!)
From Milano-Linate Airport (http://www.sea-aeroportimilano.it/eng/)
A) 1. Bus STAM from Milano-Linate airport to Central Railway Station (first 06:05 last 23:35 – frequency : every 30 minutes; price one way Euro 2,00 available on bus) or Taxi from Milano-Linate airport to Central Railway Station (30 min. approx.);
2. Trains from Milano Central Station to Como San Giovanni Station. You can find further information at the web page http://www.trenitalia.com/.
3. Buses from Como S. Giovanni Station to S. Abbondio n° 4, directed to Cimitero monumentale, (price Euro 1,30; tickets are not available on buses). As an alternative S. Abbondio can be easily reached on foot (10 minutes walking).
B) Taxi from Milano-Linate airport to Como (approx. 1.30 h.; please ask the fare to the taxi-driver before leaving!).
From Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport (http://www.sacbo.it/)
A) You can reach Bergamo railway station or Milano Railway station by bus (see http://www.sacbo.it for details)
From the Bergamo (or Milano) railway station, catch a train to Como (check the http://www.trenitalia.com/ website)
B) Taxi from Bergamo-Orio al Serio airport to Como (approx. 1.30 h.; please ask the fare to the taxi-driver before leaving!).
From Lugano Agno Airport (http://www.lugano-airport.ch/)
A) Shuttle bus from Lugano Airport to Lugano Railway station, (10-15 minutes approx). You can find further information (notes and fares) at the web page http:/www.shuttle-bus.com/.
B) Train from Lugano Railway station to Como S. Giovanni station. You can find further information at the web page http://www.trenitalia.com/.
Como is connected by train to all of the major European Cities. Services are provided by Trenitalia (Ferrovie dello Stato: FS) (http://www.trenitalia.com/) and TRENORD (http://www.trenord.it/) through the following stations: Como S. Giovanni (Trenitalia) and Como Lago or Como Borghi (TRENORD).
From Milano or Switzerland:motorway A9, exit Como South or Como Nord.