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Arriving by plane

There are different airports you can use to reach Trieste. 

Ronchi dei Legionari Airport (IT)
Venice Marco Polo Airport (IT)
Ljubljana Airport (SI)
Treviso Airport (IT)

Trieste Ronchi dei Legionari Airport

33 km from Trieste 
Regular daily flights connect Trieste with major Italian cities and European capitals
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How to reach Trieste from the Airport
Shuttle bus: links the airport to Trieste Bus Station (the ride takes from 30 minutes to 1 hour depending on traffic)
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Venice Marco Polo International Airport
120 km from Trieste
One of the most important airports in Italy, efficiently connects Venice with the rest of the world
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How to reach Trieste from Venice
Shuttle bus: links the airport to Venice-Mestre Railway Station (the ride takes from 30 minutes to 1 hour depending on traffic)
Train: the train from Venice-Mestre to Trieste takes about 2 hours
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Ljubljana Airport
95 km from Trieste
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How to reach Trieste from Ljubljana
Shuttle bus: links the airport to the city of Ljubljana, the one-way trip takes about 30 minutes
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There is no train connection between Ljubljana and Trieste, the best option is renting a car or taking a bus

Treviso Airport
140 km from Trieste
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How to reach Trieste from Treviso
Shuttle bus service: links the airport to Treviso and Venice-Mestre Railway Station where you can take a train to Trieste.

Science Bus

You may also reach Trieste from one of the abovementioned airports using the Science Bus – a transfer service dedicated exclusively to the scientific community. Participants of PRION 2014 may benefit from a special rate if booking online using the following codes:

- P153e - online payment by credit card
- P0ccc  - onboard (POS) payment by credit card 

 

HOW TO REACH THE VENUE

  • The event will be held on the premises of The International School for Advanced Studies. To reach the venue from downtown Trieste a free-of-charge shuttle bus will be available for the days of the Congress. The bus will leave from Piazza Oberdan (near the tramway number 2 stop, see the map) according to the following schedule:

    Downtowm Trieste - SISSA, departures every 10 minutes

    May 27: 16.15 – 18.30 (we recommend that you take an early bus to pick your badge and delegate bag on-site)
    May 28: 07.30 – 08.30
    May 29: 07.30 – 08.30
    May 30: 07.30 – 08.30

    SISSA - Downtown Trieste, departures every 10 minutes

    May 27:  20.30 – 22.30
    May 28:  17.00 – 18.45
    May 29:  17.00 – 18.45
    May 30:  17.00 – 18.45

    Poster viewing sessions

    The evening Poster viewing sessions will take place at the Magazzino 42, downtown Trieste.   

Important Dates

  • All deadlines are strictly enforced and expire at 23:59 Central European Time on the designated date

    Nov. 18, 2013 - Online registration starts 
    Jan. 10, 2014 - Early-bird fee deadline
    Apr. 25, 2014 - Regular fee deadline
    Nov. 18, 2013 - Abstract submission starts
    Feb. 24, 2014 - Abstract submission ends 
    Mar. 7, 2014 - Abstract notification 
    Mar. 20, 2014 - Hotel special rate deadline