How to arrive

The best airport to land is NAPLES CAPODICHINO AIRPORT (NAP) about 120 km from Paestum.

To ease the connection from NAPLES Capodichino Airport (NAP) to the Conference site in PAESTUM we offer a free direct shuttle service for the conference participants and their accompanying persons as scheduled below.


Shuttle service booking is mandatory. There will be no possibility to get the Shuttle without reservation.

To book the direct shuttle service from\to Naples airport, please download this shuttle-form (.doc) (.pdf) and send it to  by October 6th, 2023. The shuttle bus takes slightly less than two hours.


October 21st at 17:00

October 21st at 23:00

October 22nd at 11:00

October 22nd at 17:00

October 22nd at 23:00


October 26th at 06:00

October 26th at 10:00

N.B. A person with the sign of the conference will be waiting at the arrival hall of the airport 1 h before the shuttle departure.


For a personalized shuttle service Naples – Paestum at a special reduced fare for NMDC participants you can contact the following agency:

Marco Di Filippo, email:, phone: +39 0828 723402

Please, make sure to reserve at least one day in advance.

To use public transport:

From Naples Capodichino Airport (NAP) take Alibus service or taxi to Naples railway station (Central Station – Piazza Garibaldi), about 30 minutes.

Alibus: The company provides a daily service, including holidays, with a frequency of 20 minutes (one-way € 5,00). Taxi: You can ask for a fixed fee from the Airport to the Central Station (about € 25,00).

We advise that taking a taxi from Naples directly to Paestum can cost up to 300€.

From Naples train station (Central Station – Piazza Garibaldi) to Paestum (about 1h 40min)
Please for train timetables refer to
You can find regional/local trains directly to Paestum.
If you choose fast trains from Naples, you need to change to local trains in Salerno.

A second possibility is:

Fiumicino Airport (FCO) “Leonardo Da Vinci” about 320 km from Paestum
Leonardo Express train to Rome Termini railway station. The Leonardo Express, departs every 30 minutes.
Ticket price about € 14,00.

From Rome Termini railway station, you can get Paestum by train Frecciarossa (AV) Rome – Salerno (about 2h, reservation at and then by regional train leaving from Salerno (south direction) in about 35 min.

Note that there are no trains arriving late in the evening in Paestum and be aware to book at your hotel a connection service from Paestum railway station to the hotel (4-5 Km) because there is no taxi service (no services at all) in Paestum station.

If you arrive by car:

From the North-Italy drive along the A1 highway to Rome and then to Naples. From Naples drive along the A3 highway to Salerno and then towards Reggio Calabria. Take “Battipaglia” exit and drive along the SS18 way to Paestum. If you arrive from the South, drive along the A3 highway to Salerno and take “Eboli” exit. Drive along the SS18 way to Paestum.




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