Line 59 (see MAP_59) leaves from the Careggi Hospital area in VIA DINO DEL GARBO (red arrow), near the T1 tramway stop (blue arrow), passes by the Firenze Rifredi train station (purple arrow), and then reaches the Department (green arrow). It takes about 20 mins.
Line 66 (see MAP_66) connects the T2 tramway terminal (red arrow) near the Airport with the Sesto Fiorentino train station (black arrow). On both ways, the bus stops in the Polo Scientifico area (green arrow).
For bus schedules and maps, see the ATAF-Linea website (www.ataf.net).
One ticket is valid for 90 mins on buses and/or trams and costs 1.50 €. One card (CARNET) costs 14 € and contains 10 tickets. We strongly recommend to buy tickets and cards at newstands or tobacconists in the city. They must be validated on board (yellow machines). Tickets may also be bought by sending a text message (SMS) to 4880105 from an Italian SIM card. Tickets might be purchased also on board from the driver at the cost of 2.50 €, upon availability.
Special yearly fares are available to enrolled students.
From the airport.
Once at the airport, take the VOLAINBUS service or the T2 tramway that go directly to the central train station (Santa Maria Novella) and viceversa (see MAP_T2).
From Santa Maria Novella central train station.
Take T1 tramway (direction Careggi) and get off at the UNIVERSITÀ stop in Viale Morgagni. Around the corner, in VIA DINO DEL GARBO take bus 59 to Polo Scientifico (check MAP_59).
From Rifredi train station.
Take the back exit to VIA VASCO DE GAMA, cross the street and go to VIA PANCIATICHI. There, take bus 59 to Polo Scientifico (check MAP_59).
From Sesto Fiorentino train station.
Take bus 66 to Polo Scientifico (check MAP_66).
For further information or assistance with the paperwork, please contact your tutor.