To reach the main campus

Torino

The main campus of the Politecnico di Torino is situated quite near to Porta Nuova railway station, in an area characterised by ample green open spaces and by numerous elegant nineteenth century residential buildings.

Motorway connections

  •  Heading SOUTH (A6 Savona, Nice, French Riviera): take the southern ring road in the direction of Milano and exit at Torino-corso Orbassano. Follow corso Orbassano up to largo Orbassano and then swing left into corso Duca degli Abruzzi. The Politecnico is on the left, at the junction with corso Peschiera.
  •  Heading EAST (A4 Milano): take the northern ring road in the direction of Savona and exit at Torino-corso Regina Margherita. Go straight on for approximately two kilometres and then turn left into corso Tassoni-corso Ferrucci. Next turn left into corso Vittorio Emanuele II and then right into corso Duca degli Abruzzi. Go straight on for approximately one kilometre; the Politecnico is on the right of this main artery.
  •  Heading NORTH (A5 Aosta): take the northern ring road in the direction of Savona and then continue as for the EAST.
  •  Heading WEST (A32 Frejus): take the northern ring road in the direction of Milano and exit at Torino-corso Regina Margherita. Go straight on for approximately two kilometres and turn right into corso Tassoni-corso Ferrucci. Next turn left into corso Vittorio Emanuele II and then right into corso Duca degli Abruzzi. Go straight on for approximately one kilometre; the Politecnico is on the right of this main artery.

Railway connections:

Trains arrive at the stations of Torino Porta Nuova (the principal) and Torino Porta Susa.

From Porta Nuova:

  •  On foot: exit the station on the left side and cross the street (via Sacchi) to its right side, under the arcade. Go straight on till you reach the T junction with corso Stati Uniti and turn right into this street. The third major crossroad is corso Duca degli Abruzzi, where you turn left. Approximately 100 metres into this street, you will find the main entrance to the Politecnico on the right.
  •  By taxi: exiting the station on the left side, you will find the taxi ranks.
  •  By bus: proceeding as for "on foot", you will find the terminus of the No. 33 line near the corner of via Sacchi. The fourth stop of this busline leaves you at the main entrance to the Politecnico in corso Duca degli Abruzzi.

From Porta Susa:

  •  On foot: exiting the station, you will find yourself in piazza XVIII Dicembre. Go straight on directly in front of you (via Cernaia) and at the first major crossroad turn right into corso Vinzaglio. After approximately one kilometre, corso Vinzaglio becomes corso Duca degli Abruzzi. The Politecnico is situated not far beyond the junction with corso Stati Uniti, on the right hand side of corso Duca degli Abruzzi.
  •  By taxi: exiting Porta Susa Station, you will see the taxi ranks.
  •  By bus: exiting the station, you will find a city bus stop directly in front of you. Take the No. 10 line that goes towards via Cernaia (or alternatively the tram that runs to the right). Getting off at the third stop leaves you at the main entrance to the Politecnico.
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