Dipartimento di Fisica e Astronomia
           "G. Galilei"

Istituto Nazionale
di Fisica Nucleare
Sezione di Padova

Tribute to Milla and her legacy to Physics

Padova, Italy
20th November, 2012



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By car

• Motorway Venezia - Milano (A4)
exit Padova Est if you are arriving from Venice - exit Padova Ovest if you are arriving from Milan

• Motorway Bologna - Padova (A13)
exit Padova Sud

ATTENTION: in Padua city centre there is a ZTL zone, an area in which car traffic is restricted. From 8am to 8pm no car traffic can enter the central streets, unless the car has a special permit allowing it. See more details (Italian only) at web site http://www.padovanet.it or write to zonablu@comune.padova.it

By train

Padova is both on the Venezia-Milano-Torino and on the Venezia-Bologna-Roma lines (many trains are available). In Padova the train station is quite close to the conference venue, a 10-15 minutes walk if you do not have heavy luggage. Train schedules can be consulted at the Trenitalia website.

From Padua Railway Station to the Department:
• by taxi : max. 5 minutes, tel:049651333,
• by bus (APS): departures every 5-10 minutes, bus no. 5 - 6 - 7 - 9 and 24.


  • VENICE: Marco Polo Airport (Tessera), is the nearest one to Padua. From this airport you can reach Padua in the following ways:

- by bus (SITA) from Venice Airport to Padua Train Station and vice versa, every 30 minutes from 6am to 11pm on working-days and approximately every hour on holidays. The ride takes approximately one hour (depending on traffic conditions). The final stop in Padova is near the railway station, just a short walk away from the conference venue.

- by train, first take a regular bus from Venice Airport to Mestre Train Station and then a train from Mestre toPadua (it takes approx. 40 minutes).

  • VERONA: Valerio Catullo Airport (Villafranca Veronese). A shuttle service connects Verona airport with Verona Train Station. From Verona trains to Padua every 2 hours during the day, it takes about 2 hours)
  • TREVISO: Treviso Airport. A shuttle service connects Treviso airport with Treviso Train Station. From Treviso trains to Padua every 2 hours during the day, it takes about 2 hours)

From all airports you can reach Padua by door-to-door collective minibus: will take you from the Airport to any address in Padua, or vice versa. Reservations at least 24 hours in advance are compulsory. They can be made by phone, fax, e-mail or web.
Tel: +39 049 8704425
The telephone switchboard is ready to answer your calls from Monday to Friday between 9 a.m. and 8:30 p.m.
and on Saturday, Sunday, and holidays between 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Fax: +39 049 8705050
E-mail: reservation@airservicepadova.it
Book on line: http://www.airservicepadova.it

Costs per person:
from Venice Airport to Padova € 31,00;
from Verona Airport to Padova € 70,00 - take note: in case of flight delays will be charged € 15,00 per hour for the stop of the driver;
from Treviso Airport to Padova € 40,00.