By plane


If your arrival/departure airport is the “Milano Malpensa International Airport” do consider that there is a new train connection to/from Verona almost every hour (travel time about 2h:20m from Malpensa to Verona; 2h:51m from Verona to Malpensa). Information is available at http://www.trenitalia.com/tcom-en where you can also buy your train tickets in advance. 

Verona Villafranca’s Catullo Airport (VRN) is approximately 10 Km southwest of the city center. It is a small but very busy airport especially in summertime.
Many Airlines fly to Verona;for example: British Airways from London Gatwick, Air France from Paris (via Rome), Lufthansa from Munich and Frankfurt, Alitalia from Rome, Meridiana from many other Italian regions and cities (Naples, Cagliari, and Olbia).

Airdolomiti connects Verona with Spain, Austria and other European countries. Also low-cost companies such as Eurowings, EasyJet, and Ryanair fly to/from Verona from/to different destinations; for example Ryanair connects Verona to London Stansted, Bruxelles Charleroi, and Madrid.

From the Catullo airport you can easily reach Verona in 20-25 minutes by taxi, bus or rented car. From the airport there is a shuttle bus service* every 20 minutes that runs between the airport and the Verona Porta Nuova railway station.

The railway station is located 500 meters from the Conference Hotel (5 minutes walking-distance).

Many hotels arrange transportation from and to the airport.

 * Starting August 1st 2015 thanks to the new partnership between ATV and German (DB) and Austrian (ÖBB) railways, all travelers flying to Verona, by purchasing a single cumulative ticket, can use the AEROBUS service from the Catullo Airport to Verona Porta Nuova (or vice versa) to take a train to reach locations in the South Tyrol and in Trentino. Fares for the cumulative ticket (train+ATV Aerobus) are 22 € for South Tyrol (Bolzano, Bressanone, and Fortezza), 18 € for Trento and15€ for Rovereto.

 

There are other airports around Verona

 

Airport

Code

Km

Miles

Milano-Bergamo Orio al Serio

(many low-cost flights)

BGY

110

68

Milano Linate 

LIN 

155

96

Milano Malpensa 

MXP 

195

121

Venezia 

VCE 

130

81

Venezia-Treviso 

TSF 

150

93

Bologna  

BLQ

140

87

  

By train

 

The main railway station is Verona Porta Nuova, at the junction of the Milan–Venice and Brenner–Rome railway lines. The railway station is located 500 meters from the Conference Hotel (5 minutes walking-distance).

There are connections with all main Italian railway stations all day long with various types of train services: Regional, Intercity and Eurostar.
Approximate travelling times with high-speed trains: from Padua 45 minutes; from Vicenza 25 minutes; from Venice 70 minutes; from Milan 80 minutes; from Rome 4 hours and 10 minutes, or 2 hours and 50 minutes by express service.
At the railway station, buses can be taken to the city center, stopping at Piazza Bra, the central square in which the Arena Amphitheatre is located.

The bus lines to the city center are: 11, 12, 13, 14, 72 and 73

 

By Car  

 

Verona can be easily reached by using:

- the A4 Serenissima Milan-Venice motorway, exiting at Verona Sud.

- the A22 Brenner-Modena motorway, reaching the intersection with the A4, heading towards Venice and exiting at Verona Sud.

Once at the motorway exit, follow the signs indicating "tutte le direzioni" (all directions) and then follow the “city centre” signs.

Approximate distance of Verona from major cities (by motorway)

CITY

km

miles

Brescia

68

42

Padua

84

52

Trento

103

64

Venice

114

71

Bologna

142

88

Milan

161

100

Florence

230

143

Torino

300

186

Rome

600

373