The IFIP Fifth Annual Mediterranean Ad Hoc Networking Workshop (Med-Hoc-Net 2006)

Hotel Tritone, Lipari, Sicily (Italy) - June 14-17, 2006

Hotel Information

Hotels information can be found in the Hotels information page.

Travel Information

There are no airports in Lipari. Nonetheless reaching Lipari is quite easy. The most convenient is through Catania, however, there are other options.

Reaching Lipari through Catania
Arriving to Catania

Catania has an international airport (Fontanarossa Airport) served by several daily flights to/from all Italian airports. Especially frequent are the connections to/from Rome Fiumicino and Milano Malpensa. For national flights check the following air companies:

ALITALIA www.alitalia.it
MERIDIANA www.meridiana.it
AIRONE www.flyairone.it
WIND JET www.volawindjet.it

Furthermore, Catania is connected thorugh direct flights to/from several major european cities:

Air Companies
BRUSSLES VIRGIN AIRWAYS
DUSSELDORF HAPAG-LLOYD and LTU
FRANKFURT HAPAH-LLOYD
HANNOVER HAPAH-LLOYD
LONDON BRITISH AIRWAYS and AIR MALTA
MALTA AIR MALTA
MOSCOW WIND JET
MUNICH HAPAH-LLOYD and LUFTHANSA
NUREMBERG AIR BERLIN and HAPAH-LLOYD
PARIS WIND JET
STUTTGART HAPAH-LLOYD
ZURICH HELVETIC

From Catania to Lipari

Milazzo Port is the best basis to take the hydrofoils or ferry-boats to Lipari. There are several ways to reach Milazzo Port from Catania Airport (click here for info). Please do not esitate to contact us for any help you may need in organizing your trip. Also, upon request we can set a Med-Hoc-Net Shuttle Service from Catania Airport to Milazzo's port.
Once you are at Milazzo's port there are several ways to reach Lipari by hydrofoil or ferry. Find below the expected schedules of hydrofoils and ferries.

From Milazzo to Lipari
From Lipari to Milazzo
Siremar ships
Dates:
13.6.2006
14.6.2006
17.6.2006
18.6.2006
 
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
7,00
9,00
7,00
9,00
6,30
8,30
6,30
8,30
9,00
11,00
9,00
11,00
15,45
17,50
15,45
17,50
10,30
11,35
10,30
11,35
-
-
17,25
18,30
14,45
15,50
14,45
15,50
18,00
20,00
18,00
20,00
18,30
20,30
18,30
20,30
-
-
-
-
Siremar hydrofoils
 
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
7,05
8,00
7,05
8,00
7,05
8,00
7,05
8,00
8,20
9,15
8,20
9,15
8,40
9,35
8,40
9,35
10,30
11,25
10,30
11,25
10,20
11,15
10,20
11,15
12,30
13,25
12,30
13,25
11,50
12,45
11,50
12,45
14,00
14,55
14,00
14,55
12,45
13,40
12,45
13,40
14,50
15,45
14,50
15,45
14,05
15,00
14,05
15,00
15,30
16,15
15,30
16,15
16,00
16,55
16,00
16,55
17,20
18,15
17,20
18,15
16,50
17,45
16,50
17,45
18,10
19,05
18,10
19,05
18,45
19,30
18,45
19,30
-
-
-
-
19,35
20,30
19,35
20,30
Ustica lines hydrofoils
 
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
7,25
8,05
7,25
8,05
8,00
9,05
8,00
9,05
9,30
10,30
9,30
10,30
10,40
11,25
10,40
11,25
-
-
13,20
14,30
11,40
12,45
11,40
12,45
14,30
15,10
14,30
15,10
12,15
13,15
12,15
13,15
16,30
17,25
16,30
17,25
13,50
14,50
13,50
14,50
18,00
18,55
18,00
18,55
17,40
18,40
17,40
18,40
19,00
20,00
19,00
20,00
18,15
19,20
18,15
19,20
-
-
-
-
19,15
20,20
19,15
20,20

Reaching Lipari through Reggio Calabria or Naples

Other options to reach Lipari are through Reggio Calabria and Naples. Reggio Calabria is very close to Lipari but the airport is very small. Naples has a good airport but the boat trip to Lipari is quite long. Below you find the schedules to reach Lipari from Reggio Calabria and Neaples.
Please note that the schedules below are to be confirmed since the official schedules have not been released yet.

From Naples to Lipari
From Lipari to Naples
Siremar ships
Dates:
13.6.2006
14.6.2006
17.6.2006
18.6.2006
 
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
21,00
-
-
9,35
16,35
-
-
7,00
SNAV hydrofoils
 
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
14,30
20,30
14,30
20,30
7,30
13,05
7,00
13,05


From Reggio Calabria to Lipari
From Lipari to Reggio Calabria
Ustica lines hydrofoils
Dates:
13.6.2006
14.6.2006
17.6.2006
18.6.2006
 
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
-
-
-
-
6,55
8,55
6,55
8,55
-
-
-
-
10,40
13,50
10,40
13,50
13,25
15,30
13,25
15,30
15,20
17,05
15,20
17,05
-
-
-
-
18,15
21,35
18,15
21,35