How to get here
The closest airport to Enna is in Catania. The airport is served by many commercial airlines. You can find flight information on the airport website:
In case there are no direct flights to Catania from your point of departure, you may consider flying to any other major airport in Italy (Milan Malpensa, Venice, Rome FCO, Naples, etc.) and get a connecting flight from there.
The distance between Catania Airport and Enna is approximately 70 kilometers.
The best way to reach Enna via Catania airport is by bus. You can check the local bus timetable here: http://www.saisautolinee.it
The departure point you may enter is either Catania aeroporto (if you are taking the bus directly from the airport, or Catania Stazione, if you are taking the bus from the bus station terminal near Catania train station).
The bus stop in Enna closest to the University is “Enna bassa”. It is 5 minutes walking distance to the University Student Residence, 64 Rooms, and about 10 minutes to KIRO.
You can purchase your bus ticket from the ticket counter outside the airport (or by the bus station), or online (you will receive an email with a link to a digital ticket that you will have to show to the bus driver when boarding the bus).
The bus ticket costs 8EU one way.
It is not advised to take trains to Enna, since the train station is not well connected to the University.
What to do if you miss the last bus for Enna from Catania airport
In this case, take the local airport bus (Alibus) to the city of Catania (5 kilometers).
The Alibus departure point is outside the Arrival terminal. The ticket costs 4EU and it can be purchased directly on the bus (only cash). The Alibus runs approximately every 25 minutes and it takes about 20 minutes to the train station. The bus makes several stops on the way. Check the map to see which stop would be closest to your hotel.
Alibus timetable and map (click on “mappa del percorso in PDF”):
Alternatively, you can take a taxi to the city center that would cost you around 20/25 Euros.
Useful tourist information is available at the airport at Infopoint (open from 9:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. in winter and 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. in summer).
It is possible to find a hotel in Catania near to the central station (bus station) or in the historical center.
What to do when you arrive
As soon as you arrive in Enna, you must proceed to the KIRO office, which is situated in the Engineering building, next to the University gym and the UKE PASS office