Sardinia has 3 international airports:

Elmas International Airport (CAG) less than 10km away from the venue.

Alghero (AHO) and Olbia (OLB). For these two airports , a 3 – 4 hours freeway driving is needed to reach the venue.

Sardinia may also be reached by sea: ferries leave from Genova (Genoa), Livorno (Leghorn), Civitavecchia, Naples, Barcelona, Marseille.

The easiest way to reach Cagliari is by plane  to Cagliari Elmas Airport. Bus and train services are available from the airport to the city center (Piazza Matteotti) and from the city center to the meeting venue (T Hotel).

From the Elmas Airport you can easily reach the city center (piazza Matteotti), in 10 minutes by train, ARST bus or by taxi (see the links below).

To reach the venue at the T Hotel you can take the CTM linebus number 29 (direction Policlinco Universitario until reaching the bus stop Giovanni XXIII) or a taxi. Other bus reach points close to the venue, use the Busfinder app or the CTM Journey Planner to move around.

By Train

Train Stop: Elmas Aeroporto
Journey time approx. 5 min.
Fare: 1.40 euros
If arriving after 23:00, there is an ARST bus as a substitute for the train, waiting for the landing of the last plane of the day

By Taxi

Taxis are available outside the arrivals area of the terminal.
Taxi service in Cagliari is provided by the following companies
Average cost: 20 euros.
Cooperativa Radio Taxi “Quattro Mori”
Tel. 070 – 400101
web site:
Hours of Operation: 24 hours a day

Cooperativa Radio Taxi “Rossoblù”
Tel. 070 – 6655
Hours of Operation: from 5:30 a.m. to 2:30 a.m.


The weather in June in Cagliari is mostly sunny. The temperatures average high is 26°C (79°F) with an average low of 16°C (61°F).
The average rainfall is just 9 mm (0.35 inch) with 6/30 wet days.
Bring light clothes (and a swimsuit) for the day and a light sweater for the night.

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