Everything close at hand.

To reach the Conference Center just follow these easy directions.


Genoa’s airport “Cristoforo Colombo” is at 7 Km, 15-minute taxi ride or 30 minutes with shuttle bus Volabus (stop De Ferrari / Metro).

Train Stations.

Genova Piazza Principe, 15-minute walk direction Porto Antico
Bus: 10 minutes, lines n^ 1 or 9, direction Caricamento / Acquario
From: Marittima / Principe To: Caricamento / Acquario

Subway: 5 minutes, direction Brignole

Genova Brignole Train Station, 30-minute walk, direction Porto Antico.

Bus: 10 minutes, lines n^ 12 or 13 direction Turati / Metrò S. Giorgio
From Duca d’Aosta / Brignole FS
Stop: Turati / Metrò S. Giorgio

Subway: 5 minutes, direction Brin.
From: Brignole FS to: San Giorgio


Exit at Genova Ovest and take “Sopraelevata” direction; after 3 km exit at 1st turnabout; at the end of the road continue 50 m. and turn right at 2nd intersection to access Porto Antico, between Mercato del Pesce and Guardia di Finanza.

Parking Information

735 available parking spots
Affordable parking is available in the Porto Antico Area and adjacent to the conference center

Discounted parking options:

Park 1 Molo Vecchio/ Spina Servizi: 90 spots, Park 1 Calata Gadda: 98 spots (additional 57 duing holidays)
Park 2 Autosilo (cverd area): 347 spots Park 4 Cannoniere: 43 spots
Full rate parking options: Park 3 Porta Siberia: 80 spots
Park Mercanzia (adjacent to Porto Antico): 77 spots

Rates 2014:
Park 1 and 2 – Autosilo and Calata Gadda: Euro 1,80 per hour or fraction Park 3 and 4 – Porta Siberia, Cannoniere and Mercanzia:
Euro 2,00 per hour or fraction Euro 1,00 first 30’
Forfeit fare from 8:00 P.M. to  3:00 A.M.
Euro 2,00

Porto Antico does not allow access and parking for Caravans and Campers.
The closest parking area for campers is in Piazza della Vittoria.

Things to do at Porto Antico

Convenient and welcoming. Porto Antico offers a variety of services for conference & event planners and attendees. In addition to the area’s services and attractions, in close vicinity to the facility there are up to 9 restaurants and cafes, electrical bicycle and car rental services, ATM machine, Tobacco store, and nautical shop. The free Porto Antico electric shuttle stops around the Conference Center and takes you quickly to other attractions of the Porto Antico Area.

Welcoming service point in Piazza Falcone Borsellino sells bus tickets, and tickets for city tours, museums and other city attractions. Exclusive taxi service and promotional fares are applicable for conferences and events upon request. Wi-Fi connectivity is available in the entire Porto Antico by using the Wi-Fi card (either valid 1week or 1 year) for sale at the Cotton Warehouses’ Tobacco Shop.