How to reach us

NearLab Neuroengineering

Department of Electronics, Information and Bioengineering
Politecnico di Milano

Building 32.2, Via Giuseppe Colombo, 40
20133, Milano, Italy

Laboratory is on the 3rd and 4th floor of the 2nd building.

Contact details:

NES Section head:  Prof. Alessandra Pedrocchi

Phone: (+39) 02-2399 3363 | Email:

NearLab is easily reachable by public transportation.

From Central Station (train station – FS):

Take tram n. 5 (direction Parco Nord – Ortica) on the street in front of the main exit of the central station for 10 stops. Get off at “Via B. Angelico Via Colombo”. Walk 200 meters in Via Giuseppe Colombo to reach number 40.


Take bus n.90 and get off at Piazza Ferravilla stop then take Via Beato Angelico and turn left (second turn) in Via Giuseppe Colombo. Expected time of arrival is 20 minutes.

From Malpensa Airport:

Take the Malpensa Express train into Milano, Centrale Station (prices and timetables at Once there, then follow indications as from Central Station. The approximate time to reach the Lab is 1 hour and a half.

From Linate Airport: 

Take bus n.73 to viale Campania (ask the driver for the correct stop), then bus n.91 to Piazza Ferravilla. Follow Via Beato Angelico and turn left (second turn) in Via Giuseppe Colombo. The approximate time to reach the department is 1 hour.

From the motorway:

Follow Tangenziale Est and at sign “Lambrate” turn right. Follow via Rombon (Center direction), pass the railway bridge and when you are in piazza Gobetti turn left at the traffic light in via Astolfo. At the end turn left in via Pacini and go straight until Piazza Piola. Take the fifth exit that is Viale Romagna. Note to take the secondary road on the right of the main road. In Piazza Ferravilla turn left in Via Beato Angelico and then turn left  (second turn) in Via Giuseppe Colombo.

Accommodation information:

Politecnico di Milano provides excellent accommodation services at Politecnico’s residences. For more information on Politecnico’s residences, please visit the website. You can also reserve the rooms before you come to Milan.

Useful Links

ATM Public transportation website

Trenitalia train company website

Italo train company website