Travel

  

The Conference venues will be at the G. d’Annunzio University, Viale Pindaro 42, Pescara (Italy).  The G. d’Annunzio University  is a medium sized Italian public university, whose departments are distributed between two towns, Chieti and Pescara, located in central Italy, about 200 km eastwards from Rome, in the Abruzzo region. The historical town of Chieti, founded around 1000 B.C., is the home of the university campus and eight Departments and Schools. The Department of Economics Studies is located in Pescara, which is situated on the Adriatic sea shore, about 15 km from Chieti. Entirely rebuilt after WWII, Pescara is the largest and more vibrant town of the Abruzzo region, with about 400,000 inhabitants in its metropolitan area, and a well-known seaside resort.

 

ACCOMMODATION

Participants are responsible for their travel and accommodation arrangements. The enrollment fee doesnot cover for accommodation. Please make your reservations as soon as possible.

Here some suggestion for accommodation near to the University:  Hotel Regent      B&B Jolie

and in the city center:     Hotel Duca d’Aosta         Hotel Plaza       Hotel Esplanade          Ambra Palace Hotel     Hotel Alba        Victoria Hotel

B&B Cufà      B&B Luxury suite       B&B Marini        Maison Fleurie       Luxury Room        B&B Hotel Pescara

Otherwise, please check on online booking platforms.

The city center, can be reached from the University by bus (No 21, 3 or 6), by bike or walking (approx. 3 Km or 40 minutes).

Buses run from 6:00 AM to 23:00 PM.

Please find the Abruzzo Tourism Office here

 

TRANSPORT

Pescara International airport (PSR) is mainly connected to Milan, Barcelona, Brussels, Bucarest, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, London Stansted and Paris Beauvais.

Please find the airport timetable and the various airlines that fly to and from Pescara here.

It normally takes about 15 minutes from the Airport to the University by car, in order to reach the city center from the airport, you can:

  • either take the bus (No 38) to the train station, which departs from the airport approximately every 20 minutes.
  • or take a taxi  08535155 (about €20 form the airport to the city center or the University)

Pescara is very well connected to ROME and its airport by bus (you should consider an approximately 3 hours trip).

If you need any further information do not hesitate to contact us

 

General conditions

http://www.esteri.it/mae/en/ministero/servizi/stranieri/ingressosoggiornoinitalia/condizioni_ingresso.html

Visa requirement and invitation letters

Have a look at this checklist to see if you need a visa for Italy.

For invitation letters, please contact the slcaconference2018@gmail.com

Please check at the following link how to reach a visa http://vistoperitalia.esteri.it/home/en