How To Reach Us
How to reach L'Aquila
By Car, from Rome and Naples
For those who come from Naples: take the motorway A1 directed to Rome. Arrived in Rome, from the Grande Raccordo Anulare (G.R.A., the ring which sorrounds the capital), take the motorway A24 Roma-L'Aquila-Teramo (gate 14). L'Aquila is 90 km far from Rome and it can be easily reached in less than one hour.
By Car, from Milan and Bologne
For those who come from Milan: take the motorway A1 to Bologne, than take the railway A14 (Adriatique) Bologna-Bari directed to Bari and leave it at the gate Val Vibrata. From here reach the entry to the motorway A24, near Teramo, and follow the signs to L'Aquila.
By Car, from Bari
For those who come from Bari: take the motorway A14 (Adriatica) Bologna-Bari directed to Bologne and leave it at the gate Val Vibrata. From here reach the entry to the motorway A24, near Teramo, and follow the signs to L'Aquila.
The nearest airports to L'Aquila are those in Pescara and Rome, where the main world air companies land. For further information please have a look at the respective websites.
L'Aquila is very good connected by daily runs to the main cities of the region and some of the most important of Italy. The regional company is ARPA and connects L'Aquila to Teramo, Chieti, Pescara and Rome. For information about the timetables and the destinations, please look up in the Arpa On Line website.
The Baltour company connects L'Aquila to important Italian cities like Agrigento, Bari, Bologna, Catania, Firenze, Milano, Modena, Padova, Palermo, Parma, Reggio Emilia and Venezia. For information about the timetables and the destinations, please look up in the Baltour website.
L'Aquila can be reached by train only from Terni and Sulmona through the railway Terni-L'Aquila-Sulmona. The service is not very efficient, so we advise to choose the bus lines. For further information consult the Trenitalia website.
How to reach the DISIM
The DISIM administration and the main department buildings are in Via Vetoio, Coppito.
If you are coming by car, use the following links to get detailed driving directions to reach Via Vetoio...
- From the A24 Motorway, exit L'Aquila Ovest
- From the Collemaggio Bus Terminal
- From the L'Aquila Railway Station
If you are coming by Bus, you can reach the DISIM using the AMA bus city lines. See the AMA website for further details (the DISIM administration, computer science and mathematics buildings are indicated as "Università Coppito").
Finally, you can use a Taxi to reach Via Vetoio. See the Radio Taxi L'Aquila website for more information.