Reaching the campus from Malpensa Airport

Take the Malpensa Express train that leaves Terminal 1 every 30 min. The trip lasts about 35-40 min. and the tickets can be bought at the ticket office of Malpensa railway station or on the train paying a small extra fee. Get off at Bovisa station. Once outside, turn right and go down the stairs. Then turn left in via Privata Mariani and, at the end of the street, turn right in via La Masa. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is on your left.
Taking a taxi from Malpensa Airport will not help you saving time (except in the late evening hours) and could be quite expensive.

Reaching the campus from Linate Airport

Catch 73X bus, a non-stop bus which will take you to the city centre (Piazza S. Babila). Tickets can be bought at the bookstall in the airport or on the bus paying a small extra fee. Then, catch the underground (red line − MM1) for “Rho Fiera” or “Bisceglie” and get off at Cadorna station. In the daytime, trains leave Cadorna station every 5-10 min. Please check whether the train stops at Bovisa station or not. The trip will last about 50 min.
A taxi fare will take from 45 to 60 min., depending on road traffic.

Reaching the campus from Orio al Serio Airport

Catch the bus to Milano Centrale, then take the underground to Cadorna and follow the instructions above-mentioned. It takes at least 1h30 to reach Bovisa Politecnico. A taxi will be faster but quite expensive.

Reaching the campus from Milano Centrale railway station

You can take the train leaving the station every 30 min. to Malpensa Airport, which stops at “Bovisa”.
In alternative, you can either walk to “Repubblica” (5-10 min.) and take the S1, S2 o S13 lines on platform no. 2 or take the underground M2 green line to “Garibaldi” station and then take the S1, S2 o S13 lines on platform no. 2. The destination of the “S” lines should be “Saronno” or “Bovisa”.  At the newsstands you can buy single fare tickets as well as one-day tickets for unlimited fares in one day. For more information see: As soon as you get off at Bovisa station, you can follow the instructions at point 1.

Reaching the campus from the city centre

The campus can be easily reached from downtown by taxi or public transportation. If you take a taxi, please specify to the driver the full address of the department because there are more than one Politecnico Campus.

Reaching the campus from Milano Garibaldi railway station

Take the S1, S2 o S13 lines to “Bovisa” (second stop). The trip will last about 10 min.

Reaching the campus from Milano Cadorna FNM

Take any train to “Bovisa” except for “Malpensa Express” which does not stop at Bovisa station. The trip will last about 10 min.


Go from via Mac Mahon to Piazza Castelli, then turn right in viale degli Ailanti and turn left 100m after. Go through the underpass and turn in via Giampietrino at the stop sign. Go straight on, enter the one-way street and go to via Privata La Masa. The main entrance is 400m after on your right.

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