How to reach Otranto by plane

The nearest airports to Otranto are Brindisi (BDS) and Bari (BRI).

Brindisi Airport
Brindisi airport is the nearest airport to Otranto (96 km far).

Daily flights connect Brindisi to the international airports of Rome (by Alitalia) and Milan (by Alitalia and  EasyJet). Brindisi is also connected to the international airports of London Stansted, Brussels and other important cities. For a complete list of locations please visit the Brindisi airport website.

Shuttle service from Brindisi Airport to conference venue
From Brindisi Airport to  Otranto a shuttle service is available; for the reservation visit the page The shuttle driver will take you to the conference venue.

Bari Airport
Alternatively, you may land in Bari Palese Airport (216 km far).

In approximately 2 hours it is possible to reach Bari central station by taxi or bus and then Lecce by train. Further information is available on
It is also possible to take a bus to reach the Brindisi Airport, from where buses to Lecce are available (see timetable).

How to reach Otranto by train

Otranto railway station, located close to the town center, can be reached from Lecce railway station (Ferrovie del Sud-Est). Lecce railway station is served by the Italian National Railways (Trenitalia).

How to reach Otranto by car

Otranto can be reached by car from Lecce by taking Route SS16 (Lecce-Maglie-Otranto).

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