How to get to the IRC

Air connections to Florence and Pisa


  • Florence airport Amerigo Vespucci is situated at Peretola, approximately 5 km West of Florence.
    Direct flights (international) operate from:

    • Amsterdam,
    • Barcelona,
    • Brussels,
    • Frankfurt,
    • London Gatwick,
    • Lugano,
    • Munich,
    • Nice,
    • Paris CDG,
    • Vienna.


    Connections to Florence centre are guaranteed by city transport bus no. 62 (to the central railway station of Santa Maria Novella), and also by private company bus (SITA) to the SITA bus station next to the central railway station.

    Cost of taxi:
    Florence airport - UNICEF IRC, Piazza SS. Annunziata approx. 13 Euro (Lit. 25,000)

  • Pisa airport Galileo Galilei is some 70 km West of Florence.
    Direct flights (international) operate from:

      Barcelona,
    • London Gatwick,
    • Munich,
    • Paris.


    Connections from Pisa airport to Florence central railway station: direct train every two hours, (journey time of about 1 hour)

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