As an internal, hillside town, Urbino can be reached only by bus or by car.


If you come by flight, the nearest airports are Bologna, Ancona, Rimini and Forlì. From these cities you can travel to Pesaro by train. If you are landing in Milan, instead, you can travel by train to Pesaro via Bologna. If you are landing in Rome, you can travel either by train to Pesaro or by bus ( departing from Roma Tiburtina. For further information about train connections please visit


If you are travelling from Rome, take the highway A1 in the direction of E35/Via Salaria. Take the exit Orte E45 in the direction of Perugia. Take the exit Gubbio and follow the old Via Flaminia through Scheggia up to Urbino.

A good alternative if you are coming from Rome is the direct bus connection departing from Roma Tiburtina twice a day. Visit for schedule and prices.

If you are travelling from Florence, drive through Bocca Trabaria up to Urbino.

If you are travelling from Bologna, take the highway A14 in the direction of Ancona. Take the exit Pesaro-Urbino and follow the direction Urbino. It takes about 35 min from the highway exit.

If you are travelling from the south, you can take the exit Fano and follow the direction Urbino. It takes about 40 min to reach Urbino from Fano.

BY BUS (Direct bus services connect)

Pesaro and Urbino are connected by a regular daily bus service, line 46. It takes about 45 min from Pesaro to Urbino by bus. The ticket price is 3.70€/person. See for a detailed schedule of line 46. The bus stops both at Mercatale Square and Santa Lucia Park. The easiest way to get to the conference venue is to walk.


Scheduled ferry services link the port of Ancona with Greece, Albania and Croatia. From the port take the train to Pesaro and then take Line 46 bus to reach Urbino..

Useful links


City Map

App Trenitalia


You can check Urbino´s Climate here


Hotel San Domenico **** || Piazza Rinascimento, 3 || tel: +39 0722 2626 email:

Hotel Bonconte **** || Via delle Mura, 28 || tel: +39 0722 2463 email:

Collegio Internazionale || Vicolo di S. Filippo, 2 || tel: 0722 377600 email:

Collegio del Colle || Via Colle dei Cappuccini, 17 (1 km from Urbino walking or by bus) || tel: +39 0722 302200 email:

B&B - Casale nel Tufo || Via Rancitella (10 km from Urbino by car) || tel: 346 325 9577


Urbino has plenty of Renaissance building to visit and the most important museum in the Marche Region. You will enjoy having a walk in the city center and visiting the suggestive museum and cultural sites it hosts. Don’t miss a tour within its narrow streets that keep the suggestive atmosphere of an ancient noble town.

Places of interest:

Galleria Nazionale delle Marche

Museo Diocesano Albani

Oratori di San Giovanni e di San Giuseppe

Casa di Raffaello

Orto Botanico