Venue and Travel Information

Naples1The 9th Annual Meeting of the Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society will be held at the
The Royal Continental Hotel
Address: Via Partenope 38/44, Naples, Italy

Location Information

Naples is the third largest city in Italy, after Rome and Milan.  Naples is in the region of Campania in Southern Italy, about 2-hours south of Rome. It sits on the coast on the northern edge of the Bay of Naples, one of the most beautiful bays in Italy. Its harbor is the most important port in Southern Italy.

Transportation Information

NAP – Naples International Airport (Capodichino)
FCO – Rome’s major international airport, Leonardo di Vinci/Fiumicino
To take a train from Roma Termini, Rome’s main train station, to Napoli Centrale, Naples’ main train station, visit for pricing and schedules.  Duration: approximately 2 hours

Directions to Royal Continental Hotel

Getting there and around

Transportation from the Airport to the Royal Continental Hotel
From Naples International Airport (NAP) there is a bus, ALIBUS, which takes you from the airport to the port. From there you will have to walk approximately 10-15 minutes to the Royal Continental Hotel.  It costs 3 € and you can buy a ticket on the bus. Departures are every 20 minutes.

A taxi ride will cost 23 € from the airport to the Royal Continental Hotel with an additional cost of 1 € for every piece of luggage. There is a taxi station at the airport.

Visa Information

Citizens of Countries other than the United States

For non-United States citizens, click here to determine if you are required to have a Visa to travel to Italy. If  a Visa is required from your home country, you will have to provide appropriate documentation including an invitation letter from the Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society. Please send a request for a letter from the OTS to:

Citizens of the United States

If you are a United States citizen, it is not necessary for you to have a Visa to travel to Italy or Europe. Click here for more information.