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Where we are

The Section of Bologna of IMM is located in the CNR-INAF Research Area of Bologna.

 

 

The Bologna Research Area - complete address: via Gobetti 101, I-40129 Bologna, Italy (see map) - offers services and support to the Italian National Research Council (CNR) and the National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) Institutes present on the site as well as to those in other cities in Emilia-Romagna. On the campus in Via Gobetti there are a total of eight Institutes belonging both to the CNR and to the Italian National Astrophysics Institute (INAF) together with the central Area Library, Conference Centre and ancillary services. The site also accommodates ASTER (regional government science and technology agency) and various groups working within the framework of SPINNER projects (promoting innovation and research).

Arriving by plane

The easiest way to reach the CNR Research Area in Bologna is to travel to Bologna Airport. The BLQ Shuttle service will deliver you at the Central Train Station, then you can take either bus line 87 or 11 to reach the CNR Research Area and congress center.

You can easily reach Bologna from nearby regional airports like:

  • Milano (either Malpensa or Linate): You can reach Milano Central Train Station with dedicated shuttle services from both airport. Then you will have high speed trains leaving Milano to Bologna almost every hour.
  • Verona: A shuttle service will connect the airport with Verona train station, where you will find regional trains connecting with Bologna Central Train Station.
  • Firenze Airport: The shuttle service will deliver you at the Train Station, where you will find high speed trains leaving for Bologna every hour.

NOTE: Italian high speed trains are called "Le Frecce". Please consult Trenitalia timetable for more information.

Arriving by Car

Bologna is on the highway A1-A14, you can exit Bologna Arcoveggio and follow Airport Direction. Take exit n.5 and follow "Area della Ricerca" signals on the road.

Arriving by Train

Arriving at Bologna Central Train Station you will find bus lines 87, 11A, 11B or 11C taking you close to CNR Area della Ricerca. See the map below for further details.

NOTE: Italian high speed trains are called "Le Frecce". Please consult Trenitalia timetable for more information.