Travel to EMBL Rome beta

EMBL Rome's campus in Monterotondo is situated in the northeast of Rome.

Address

EMBL Heidelberg
Meyerhofstrasse 1
69117 Heidelberg, Germany

Airplane

Rome Fiumicino Airport

Public transport from Fiumicino Airport to EMBL Rome takes about 1.15 hours and costs 5€ one way. There are two lines that leave from Fiumicino: the non-stop one goes directly to Rome main station Stazione Termini; the second line (FM1 train to Fara Sabina) will take you to Monterotondo. This train stops at all stations along the way. It will go through Rome and then outwards, to Monterotondo-Mentana Station.

There are several car rental companies at Fiumicino Airport. It is about a 70 km drive from the airport to Monterotondo.

Rome Ciampino Airport

Public transport from Rome Ciampino Airport to EMBL Rome takes about 1.15 hours. Take the Ryanair bus to Stazione Termini. From there, take the underground (B line) to Stazione Tiburtina. From Tiburtina, take the train, direction Fara Sabina, to Monterotondo-Mentana Station. This will take about 25 minutes and costs 3€.

There are several car rental companies at Ciampino Airport. It is about a 50 km drive from the airport to Monterotondo.


Train

Take the metro to Stazione Tiburtina. From there, take the train, direction Fara Sabina, to Monterotondo-Mentana Station. This will take about 25 minutes and costs 3€.

There is a shuttle bus that runs every 15 minutes between the station and EMBL in the morning from 07:53-10:55 and in the evening from 16:39-19:24. At any other times, you will need to call the lab and get someone to meet you as there are no taxis in Monterotondo.


Car

It is about a 35 km drive from Rome to Monterotondo. Depending on the time of the day, it can take between 30 minutes (non-rush hour) to 1.5 hours.

Driving from Rome, take the via Salaria (SS 4) to Monterotondo-Scalo. Drive through Scalo, staying on the Salaria. Follow the signs to the Zona Industriale towards the end of Scalo. There is a Ford car showroom on the corner at the left hand side. Turn into via Leonardo da Vinci and follow the road to the very end, then turn right for via Ramarini. The campus is on your immediate left.


Taxi

A taxi trip will cost about 50€ from Rome and 80€ from the airports. As there are no taxis in Monterotondo, the drivers may charge the return trips as well.


Around Rome

atac Roma public transportation website

Map of Rome metro and city railways

Accommodation information

EMBL Rome uses external housing facilities in the Monterotondo area or in Rome to temporarily host invited speakers, guests and new employees.