Maps & Travel Information

Catania International Airport has direct flights to most major European towns.
From the Airport you can reach the venue:


Public coach services (just at the exit of national arrivals) ETNA-TRASPORTI INTERBUS regularly and easily connect the airport and Taormina, with a stop at Recanati (Fraz. Giardini Naxos), 200m from the conference centre. Thickets are available at the Interbus terminal kiosk in the bus departure area.

Catania Airport-Recanati (Naxos) bus timetable.

Pictorial guide from Catania airport baggage claim area to the conference venue.

Google map bus stop - Hotel Hilton.

Warning: on Sunday last bus leaves the Airport at 19:45!


SOCIAL TAXI CATANIA (+39 095 330966) and TAXI SAT SERVICE (+39 095 6188).
Fare from Catania airport to Giardini Naxos amounts to about 80.00 Euros.


From Catania International Airport, follow the A18 motorway in the direction of Messina (about 50 km), take the exit for Giardini Naxos. Turn on the left to via Nazionale, after 300 m turn right in the Recanati area and go straight to the end of the street to reach the Hotel Hilton
(Address: Hotel Hilton, Viale Jannuzzo 47 Recanati, Giardini Naxos, 98035 (ME) - Italy)
GPS Coordinates Sessagesimals (Latitude, Longitude): 37d 48' 58.411" N - 15d 15' 55.144" E
See map for details Google Map


Catch the AMT bus 457 (Alibus) to Catania railway station. It runs every 20 minutes and the ticket must be bought before boarding the bus at newsstands or tobacconists or at the AMT ticket counter located just outside the Arrivals Terminal.
Catch the train to Taormina-Giardini railway station, and after take a taxi (10 minutes) to Hilton Hotel Recanati.