Department of Biotechnology - University of Insubria Campus
Via Dunant 3, Varese (Italy)
Aula Magna "Granero - Porati"
Aula Magna Collegio Cattaneo
Aula Magna Padiglione Bassani
Varese and Como is easily reached by plane, being close to both the:
- Milan Airport of Malpensa (www.sea-aeroportimilano.it)
- Linate Airport of Milano (www.sea-aeroportimilano.it/newsea/it/main_lin.shtml)
- Orio al Serio Airport of Bergamo (www.orioaeroporto.it)
The Airport is well connected by trains to all of the major European Cities.
Frequent and fast train service connects Varese to Milan daily: estimated time 1 hour and half approx.
Varese ais served by two railway lines: Ferrovie Nord Milano (F.N.M - www.ferrovienord.it), with a station at «Varese Nord», and Trenitalia Company (F.S. - www.trenitalia.it) whose Varese is on the Milano- Varese line.
FROM MALPENSA AIRPORT
To go to Varese By train: «Malpensa Express» of Ferrovie Nord Milano (FNM) take the train direction Milano Cadorna, get off at Saronno station and take the train direction Varese Nord or Laveno Mombello (get off at Varese Nord station).
FROM LINATE AIRPORT
Take bus nr. 73 direction Piazza S.Babila, get off at S. Babila stop, take the underground Line 1 (MM1 red line) direction Bisceglie or Molino Dorino, get off at Cadorna stop (fourth stop).
To go to Varese:
Cadorna F.N. station take the train direction Varese Nord or Laveno Mombello (get off at Varese Nord station).
FROM ORIO AL SERIO AIRPORT (BERGAMO) TO MILANO
The Orio Shuttle Coach Buses connect Orio al Serio Airport (www.orioshuttle.com) with Milano Centrale train station in 65 minutes
BY TRAIN FROM MILANO
To go to Varese FROM MILANO CENTRALE STATION
At Milano Central Station take the underground Line 2 (MM2 - green line) direction Abbiategrasso, get off at Milano Porta Garibaldi station stop, and, then take a train to Varese. FROM CADORNA F.N. STATION
When arriving to Milano Cadorna F.N. station take a train direction Varese Nord or Laveno Mombello (get off at Varese Nord station).
PLEASE NOTE that all tickets must be bought BEFORE bus/train boarding.
From the Railway station:
Bus E - direction to Bizzozero (Via per Lozza) (6 min - 7 stops)
Consorzio Trasporti Pubblici Insubria S.c.a.r.l http://www.ctpi.it/direzioni/Servizi%20urbani
Tickets are available at the bars, tobacconists close to the station.
TAXI - Taxi station is close to the Raylway station, otherwise you can call :
RADIO TAXI VARESE +39 0332.241800
TAXI VARESE +39 0331.231313
They also have taxi to / from the airport of Malpensa, Linate and Orio al Serio, Lugano or any other destination.
BY CAR FROM MILANO
To go to Varese:
To take the motorway A8, exit Varese.