Padova, September 2 - 6, 2019
Location and Accommodation
The twelfth European Summer School in Financial Mathematics will take place at the Department of Mathematics "Tullio Levi Civita" of the University of Padova (via Trieste 63).
PhD students will be accommodated at university residences in the city center, at walking distance from the Department. Lunches will be served at the university canteen, close to the Department.
More senior participants are welcome to apply, but they are expected to provide for food and lodging on their own.
Social events will be planned all along the week.
Padova is rich of nice places for going out at night, both for dinner as well as for after dinner. Here we gathered some suggestions.
By trainPadova is both on the Venice-Milano and on the Venice-Rome railways, many trains are available (see timetable).
By planeThe nearest airport is Venice airport (Marco Polo), 40 kilometers east of Padova; it is conveniently linked with all major European airports. Some low-cost companies fly to the close Treviso airport.
Venice (or Treviso) Airport connections
- By shuttle
The Shuttle service will pick you up at the airport at your arrival and take you directly to the address of your choice in Padova. The reservation must be made at least 24h before your arrival, indicating date, time and flight number. There are reduced fares for more people going to the same place Air Service Reservation online. Fare from Venice airport: 31 euros per person (slightly more from Treviso).
- By bus
From Venice and Treviso airports there are direct buses to Padova bus station (autostazione), close to the railway station. For the Department of Mathematics, stop at Fiera.
- From Venice airport
The company Busitalia provides the connections to Padova every hour at 40' (also at 10' at rush hours), running from 7:40 to 22:40; see timetable and bus stop locations. The bus takes around 1 hour. Fare: 8.50 Euro (10.00 Euro onboard). You can buy the ticket in the ticket shop inside the airport (arrival level, on the left of the exit gate), in the vending machines close to the bus stop or directly on the bus (1.50 Euro extra charge).
- From Treviso airport
The company Busitalia provides the connections to Padova every 30' (20' at rush hours).
- From Venice airport
- By taxi
The cost of the ride from Venice or Treviso airport to Padova is about 100-110 Euro (note that there may be some extra charges: for airport connection, luggage and night ride).
- Car rental
A car rental service is available in the airport.