Travel Information

 How to reach Sardinia

The best way to reach Sardinia is by plane. Main airports in Sardinia are:
- Cagliari-Elmas Airport (10 km to downtown Cagliari)
- Olbia Airport (260 km to downtown Cagliari)
- Alghero Airport (240 km to downtown Cagliari)

How to reach the conference venue

For making your arrival at Hotel Flamingo easier from the Cagliari airport, we have arranged on Sunday May 21 three free shuttle buses leaving at different times driving you directly at the conference venue in approximately one hour.

The departure times of the buses from Cagliari Elmas Airport are:
- 11:00
- 15:30
- 18:30

Please look for a bus with a sign "SSVM 2023” when you leave the airport. One of the co-organisers will be there to help.

We scheduled these times to accommodate the maximum number of people arriving at different times. However, in case you prefer to arrange your travel autonomously or you arrive on other dates, please check instructions below.

Shuttle buses (time to be confirmed) will be arranged also for Thursday May 25 from the hotel to the airport.

It is possible to ask the hotel to organize the transfer in advance (email: Prices: car (3 seats) € 80, minibus (7 seats) € 120. The price can be divided among the passengers.

A cheaper route requires taking a train, a bus, and walking a bit, as follows.
A train starts from Cagliari-Elmas airport to Cagliari railway station about every 20 minutes, from 5:00am until 9:00pm. It takes about 5 minutes. The train ticket (€ 1.30) can be purchased from a ticket machine at the airport.
There is a bus from Cagliari bus station (in front of the railway station) to S. Margherita di Pula (near Hotel Flamingo) about every hour from 6:30am to 7:30pm. The bus timetable can be found here. The ticket office (Biglietteria) is inside the bus station. The price is € 3.10, and the travel lasts one hour.
From S. Margherita di Pula bus stop to Hotel Flamingo there is a 800 meters walk (take the road to the beach).