Reaching Padova by plane

The nearest airport is the Marco Polo Airport in Venezia (Venice), 40 kilometers east of Padova.
From the Venezia airport you can have:
Bus service to Padova (Piazzale Boschetti) - The SITA service offers buses every 30 minutes from Marco Polo airport in Venezia-Tessera to Padova bus headstop in Boschetti square (70 minutes ride).
Bus + train service - Route 15 of the local Venetian ACTV bus service offers a bus every 30 minutes from the airport to Venezia-Mestre railway station (20 minutes ride). From Venezia-Mestre there are 2 or 3 trains for hour to Padova (20-30 minutes ride).
The Limousine Service - A number of companies offer a service which will pick up at the airport and take you directly in Padova: e.g. Air Service by RadioTaxiPadova (Tel. +39-049-8704425, VeniceAirport -Padova: 23.00), Landomas Service (Tel. +39-049-8808505, VeniceAirport -Padova: 25.00). Please note that the reservation must be made at least 24 hours before your arrival, indicating date, time and flight number.

Reaching Padova by train

Padova is both on the Venezia-Milano-Torino and on the Venezia-Roma railways; many trains are available, see

How to reach CNR site in Padova

CNR Research Area can be easily reached by car coming from the highway A4 and A13. In the former case, exit to Padova est, and follow the direction shown in the map. Taking the third way on the right, you will be in Corso Stati Uniti, about 100 meters from CNR entrance. If you are coming from the south (A13 highway) exit to "Zona Industriale" and you will be in Corso Stati Uniti, about 2 Km from CNR entrance.