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Where we are

Where we are

IIT@UNILE
Center for Biomolecular Nanotechnologies

Via Eugenio Barsanti 14
73010 Arnesano (Lecce) ITALY
tel. 08321816200
fax 08321816230

How to reach Lecce

By car:

From Rome, take A1 highway, towards Naples, and then A16 or A14, direction Bari. From Milan, take A14 highway, towards Bari. Once in Bari, take the road SS16 towards Brindisi-Lecce.

By train:

The train station is very close to the Lecce center. Visit www.trenitalia.com for timetables, costs and for buying tickets.

By plane:

The closest airport to Lecce is in Brindisi (45 km from Lecce) which is served by Alitalia, Airone, TUIfly, blu-express.com, EasyJet, Ryanair and other air companies.The airport of Bari also offers many other direct connections to Italian and European cities. Visit the Puglia airports web site for detailed information.


From "Aeroporto del Salento" airport, in Brindisi, you can choose between several options:

- A public transportation (City Terminal) from/to the airport of Brindisi is available by coaches (6 euros). The bus stops at the Lecce City Terminal, at the entrance of Lecce, close to the Tiziano Hotel. Notice that this service is scheduled in time combination with Alitalia flights. Thus check on the web page for updated information on timetable and ticket cost.

- An air shuttle service directly to the hotels (or any other location) in Lecce is provided by the travel agency "CRUSI". The cost of the service is about 20 €/per person. Booking can be made online at the following link.

- You can rent a car in the airport and follow directions to Lecce.


Bus to CBN from Lecce

There are two kind of buses: city buses that mostly travel in and close to Lecce and Cotrap buses which travel between cities in the region. They each require different kind of tickets. To go from Lecce to Arnesano where the IIT is and back the other way, you need to take a Cotrap bus. There are two different ones that link Lecce and Arnesano at various times of the day:
-The one going to STAMMS: this bus stops right in front of the IIT. It usually comes from Lecce at 8:30 and 9:30 (time of departure from Lecce).
-The one going to VEGLIE: this bus stops at the intersection of Via Donato Bramante and Via Giuseppe Garibaldi. It is also this bus that goes back from Arnesano to Lecce at 15:55 and 18:25.
They also go at other times that can be found on the STP website.


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