Travel & Accommodation

Getting to Pisa

By plane

Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport is very close to the city centre – only a few minutes’ drive by bus or taxi.

You can buy bus tickets from the information desk in the arrivals hall or from the ticket machine located at the bus terminal. The bus (Red Line or LAM Rossa to-S.Jacopo) has a regular service every 10-15’ and gets you to Piazza dei Miracoli in about 15’.

Alternatively, a taxi to the city centre will cost you around € 8-10.

By train

Pisa Centrale is on the Genova/Roma railway line and has regular train services to and from Florence and Lucca.

From the station you can easily reach the city centre by bus (Red Line or LAM Rosso to S.Jacopo) or taxi (around € 6-8).


Where to stay

The following hotels and B&Bs (all of them within walking distance from the conference venue) have agreed to offer special rates to our delegates; please remember to quote “Shakespeare & Money” upon booking.

B&B Il Campanile dell’Arcivescovado 16

Double or twin, single occupancy: € 60

Double or twin: € 70

Triple: € 95

Quadruple: € 115

Breakfast included; tourist tax not included (€ 1,50/night).



Residence Le Benedettine

Lungarno Sonnino 18

(Fully booked at present, but they have a waiting list)

Single: € 35, € 40 (with kitchen)

Twin or double, with kitchen: € 65 (single occupancy) – € 70

Breakfast not included; tourist tax not included (€ 1,50/night).



Hotel Cecile**

Via A. Volta 17

€ 50 single; € 60,00 double.

Breakfast included.



Royal Victoria Hotel***

Lungarno Pacinotti 12

€ 55 Economy, € 65 standard, € 80 Classic, € 90 Classic River (with river view), € 105 Junior Suite (with river view). All rooms double or twin; same price for single or double occupancy.

Breakfast included; tourist tax not included (€ 1,50/night).



Hotel Novecento***

Via Roma 37

Double room €. 80,00 (single occupancy), €. 100 (double occupancy)

Breakfast included.



Grand Hotel Duomo Pisa****

Via Santa Maria, 94

€ 90, single, € 110 double (single occupancy), € 130 double.

Breakfast included; tourist tax not included (€ 2/night).