How to reach the EGO site

How to reach the European Gravitational Observatory

EGO, where the Virgo is built, is located near the town of Cascina, in the wonderful Tuscan countryside near Pisa, Italy.

No public transport bus service leads to the site. If you do not have a car, we suggest you coming by train till Cascina or Pisa and from there, take then a taxi. You can check the timetable for trains at the website of Trenitalia.

The full address is:
Via Amaldi – Santo Stefano a Macerata
56021 Cascina (Pisa) – Italy

The GPS coordinates of the site are:
Latitude: 43.6302, North 43° 37′ 49″
Longitude: 10.5020, East 10° 30′ 7″

 

For an overview of the area with the location of EGO-Virgo, please take a look at the Google map below.

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