General Urban Buses (S.G.M. S.p.a) - Route S13

The S.G.M. Lecce urban bus S13 provides a  convenient connection to the conference venue

Route S13 main stops

  • Main Streets and Stops:
    • Piazza Carmelo Bene (City Terminal): Starting point.
    • Viale Gallipoli: Near Lecce Centrale Train Station.
    • Via San Francesco d'Assisi: Residential and commercial area.
    • Viale Grassi: Near the hospital and other services.
    • Via Monteroni: Main road towards Ecotekne.
    • Ecotekne Campus: Final stop.
  • Frequency: Regular intervals throughout the day, with more frequent services during peak hours.
  • Cost: One-way ticket €1 if bought at ticket stalls, € 1,50 on board
    • Ticket valid 90 minutes € 1,30
    • One-way ticket sold on board € 1,50
      Day ticket valid 24 hours € 2,50
      Multicorse (5+1 one-way rides) € 5,00
  • Travel Time: Approximately 15-25minutes, depending on traffic and the specific route.
  • Schedule: Buses run frequently throughout the day. It’s best to check the latest timetable on the S.G.M. S.p.a website or at the station.

Taxi Service in Lecce

Taxis in Lecce offer a convenient and flexible way to travel around the city and to destinations such as the Ecotekne campus. Here are the details:

How to Get a Taxi

  • Taxi Stands: Taxis can be found at designated taxi stands around the city, including:
    • Lecce Centrale Train Station: Main entrance area.
    • Piazza Sant’Oronzo: Central city square.
    • Piazza Carmelo Bene (City Terminal): Near bus terminal.
  • Hailing a Taxi: You can hail a taxi on the street if you see one available.
  • Phone/Online Booking: Taxis can be booked by phone or through various apps (e.g., myTaxi, itTaxi) and local services.


  • Cost: Approximately €15-20, consisting of a base fare  and a rate per kilometer  pproximately.
  • Additional Charges: Night-time, weekend, or holiday surcharges may apply.