15th ACM International Conference
on Supercomputing


June, 16 - 21, 2001
Sorrento, Naples
Italy


Sponsored by ACM/SIGARCH








How to reach Sorrento

In order to reach Sorrento, you should reach Naples and from there travel to Sorrento. Naples is 50 km from Sorrento.

TO NAPLES

FLIGHTS
The closest international and national airport to Sorrento is Capodichino Airport situated in Naples (50 km from Sorrento). Take in mind that the closest intercontinental airport is Malpensa Airport in Milan or Fiumicino Airport in Rome. Flights to Naples from the main European cities are regurarly guaranteed.

TRAINS
You can reach Naples by train. There are three main train stations in Naples: Central Station, Mergellina Station, and Campi Flegrei Station.


FROM NAPLES TO SORRENTO

You can reach Sorrento from Naples in different ways:

FROM CAPODICHINO AIRPORT TO SORRENTO

- by bus:
There are daily buses from Capodichino Airport to Sorrento with the following timetable:

Curreri Autolinee s.r.l.
Timetable available from 01/10/2000

From Capodichino Airport to Sorrento
9:00 14:00 16:30 19:00

From Sorrento to Capodichino Airport
6:45 10:30 14:00 16:30


From June, 16th this is the new timetable:

Curreri Autolinee s.r.l.
Timetable available from 16/06/2001

From Capodichino Airport to Sorrento
9:00 11:30 13:00 14:30 16:30 19:00

From Sorrento to Capodichino Airport
6:45 8:30 10:30 12:00 14:00 16:30


- by private transportation:
You have the possibility to book private transportation to reach Sorrento from Capodichino Airport through the Russo Travel agency that you can contact mentioning you participate to ICS'01.
The possibility you have are:
Minibus 8 seats
Limousine
Auto 4 seats
Lit. 270.000 / Euro 139,44 (plus vat 10%)
Lit. 270.000 / Euro 139,44 (plus vat 10%)
Lit. 170.000 / Euro 87,80 (plus vat 10%)

There will be a supplement of Lit. 70.000 / Euro 36,15 (plus vat 10%) for the night (from 8:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.)

Contact details:
Russo Travel s.r.l.
Via S. Antonio, 80067 Sorrento (Napoli)
tel.: 0039 0818781629 - fax: 0039 0818781397
www.russotravel.it - claudia.congressi@russotravel.it



FROM CAPODICHINO AIRPORT TO NAPLES AND SORRENTO


Alternatively you can reach the center of Naples first and from there go to Sorrento by boat or by local trains.
In this case, there are daily buses from Capodichino Airport to either the Central Station (from where you can use the local train called "Circumvesuviana", taking in mind that there are no trains for Sorrento after 10 p.m.), or to Piazza Municipio (from where you can walk to Molo Beverello port to take hydrofoils and ferryboats for Sorrento. Hydrofoils and ferryboats are also available from Mergellina port that you can reach from Piazza Municipio by bus or by taxi).

Here is the timetable for buses from Capodichino Airport to Naples.


Buses timetable from Capodichino Airport
to the Central Station and Piazza Municipio


Capodichino Airport - Central Station - Piazza Municipio
6:30 7:30 8:00 8:40 9:15 10:15 10:45
11:45 12:30 13:30 14:00 14:30 15:00 15:30
16:00 16:30 17:00 17:45 18:30 19:00 19:30
20:00 20:30 21:00 21:30 22:00 22:30 23:30

Piazza Municipio - Capodichino Airport
6:00 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:30 10:00
11:00 11:30 12:30 13:00 14:00 14:30 15:00
15:30 16:00 16:30 17:00 17:30 18:30 19:00
19:30 20:00 20:30 21:00 21:30 22:00 22:30


Here is the timetable for hydrofoils from Molo Beverello to Sorrento.

Hydrofoils timetable from
Naples (Molo Beverello) to Sorrento


Molo Beverello - Sorrento
9:00 11:00 13:05 15:05 17:15 18:30 19:30

Sorrento - Molo Beverello
7:15 8:15 9:45 11:45 13:45 16:30 18:40




In general we suggest to arrive to Naples Airport by early afternoon to manage to reach Sorrento easily. If you arrive to Naples very late you should consider to travel to Sorrento the day after.




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