Travel and accommodation

Conference venue is Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma (UCBM), which is located in Trigoria, i.e. in the south part of Rome. For more information on the venue, please click here. The detailed address of conference venue is PRABB, Università Campus Bio-Medico, Via Alvaro del Portillo 21, 00128 Roma.



Rome can be reached either by plane, by train, by bus, or by car. Please refer to the following information helping you to select the way to reach Rome and UCBM.


If you are travelling by plane there are two airports, namely Aeroporto Internazionale Leonardo da Vinci (also known as Fiumicino Airport) and Aeroporto Internazionale G. B. Pastine (also known as Ciampino Airport). The two airports can be reached by taxi, train, bus and car.

If you are planning to land in Fiumicino Airport, there are two trains connecting with downtown: one is named as Leonardo Express and the other FR1.

If you are planning to land in Ciampino Airport, Terravision coaches provide frequent connections to Ciampino Airport.


If you are travelling by train, there are two main stations, namely Termini and Tiburtina, both along the underground B line.

Trains are operated by Trenitalia or by NTV: click on their names to get information on timetables, routes, fares, etc..


Conference venue directions

If your accommodation is not close to UCBM, you can reach conference venue by bus or by taxi. There are two bus lines, 703 and 707, which depart from Eur Fermi (an underground stop along the B line) and directly connect with UCBM. They take approximately 20 minutes to reach UCBM (please consider that such travelling time depends upon traffic condition). Please note that the underground B line crosses the city, and it has several stops in downtown. For instance, Termini and Colosseo underground stop are 20 and 15 minutes away from Eur Fermi. For further information on public transportation in Rome please click here.


Here is a map of the city, with the following points marked: 1) conference venue UCBM, 2) Fiumicino Airport, 3) Ciampino Airport, 4) Termini train and underground stations, 5) Eur Fermi underground stop along the B line.



We offer to POSTA 2016 participants a list of accommodations where you can book at special fares. We distinguish between accommodations located nearby the conference venue, and others located close to Eur Fermi B stop or downtown.


The accommodations located around the conference venue are divided into three groups:


within a walking distance (10 min) from UCBM:


within 20 minutes by taxi from UCBM:


within an hour by taxi from UCBM:


If you would like to get information or/and book in one of the aforementioned accommodations, please contact directly one of them and use the following code for special fare: POSTA 2016 – Campus Bio-Medico di Roma.