How to reach us

By Metro (underground) – preferred way

  • MM1 – RED LINE: get off at the SESTO MARELLI stop, then walk down via Fiume and keep going along on via Porto Corsini, go over the bridge and on your right you will find a pedestrian walkway that will take you to Viale Sarca, 50 meters ahead on your left you will find the U14 building.
  • MM5 – PURPLE LINE: get off at the BIGNAMI stop

Tickets must be bought before boarding and can be bought from newspaper stands and at metro stations.
Tickets must be stamped immediately or you run the risk of a heavy fine. They are valid for 75 minutes so you can change buses or trams.

Above Ground Transportation

  • TRAM 31: get off in Via Bignami stop, walk along Via Bignami, cross Viale Sarca and pass the gate with the inscription “BREDA”, 300 meters ahead, on your right, will find the U14 building.
  • BUS 42: get off in Viale Suzzani – Via Ponale stop, walk along Via Thomas Mann, turn on the left and go on Viale Fulvio Testi, at the first pedestrian crossing cross Viale Fulvio Testi and go on Via Bignami, follow the directions as indicated above for TRAM 31
  • BUS 51: get off in Via Sesto S. Giovanni – Via Porto Corsini stop, you will find a pedestrian walkway that will take you to Viale Sarca, 50 meters ahead on your left you will find the U14 building.
  • BUS 53: get off in Sesto Marelli M1 stop, walk and follow the directions as indicated above for MM1
  • BUS 81: get off in Via Sesto S. Giovanni – Via Porto Corsini stop, walk and follow the directions as indicated above for BUS 51
  • BUS 87: get off in Via Sesto S. Giovanni – Via Porto Corsini stop, walk and follow the directions as indicated above for BUS 51

By Train

The University of Milano in Bicocca can be reached from the Greco Train Station (MILANO GRECO) which has a stop on the suburban route S9 which connects from the stations of Lambrate, Porta Romana, S.Cristoforo, Sesto San Giovanni and Monza. It is also possible to use the regional trains which stop at the Greco Train Station.
The trains to look for go to Como, Lecco, Lecco via Molteno, Bergamo via Carnate and Monza.

There is no direct connection from Milano Centrale. If you arrive in Milano Centrale, you take the underground (From Milano Centrale to Sesto Marelli).

By Plane

If you arrive at the Linate Airport you can take a taxi or bus 73 which stops at Piazza S.Babila where there is a Red Line MM1 metro stop. Take the MM1 in direction of Sesto F.S., get off at SESTO MARELLI stop, and then follow the directions above for MM1

If you arrive at the Malpensa Airport you can take a taxi or buses Malpensa Shuttle, Autostradale or Caronte, all of them have main bus stop at the Central Train Station (leaving from Malpensa every 20 minutes and arriving at Central Train Station in about 60 minutes, delays might occur due to traffic), or the Ferrovie Nord trains to Milan Cadorna Station (leaving from Malpensa every 30 minutes and arriving at Cadorna o Milano Garibaldi stations in about 40 minutes). From Cadorna you can take the Red Line MM1 (direction Sesto FS), and from Milano Garibaldi you can take the Liliac Line MM5 (direction Bignami).

If you arrive at the Orio al Serio Airport you can take a taxi or buses Orio Shuttle or Autostradale, both of them have main bus stop at the Central Train Station (leaving from Orio every 30 minutes and arriving at Milano Centrale in about 60 minutes, delays might occur due to traffic), follow the directions as indicated above for Milano Centrale.

From Sesto Marelli underground station

The closer subway station is Sesto Marelli, MM1 (Red Line) From Milano Centrale to Sesto Marelli.

  1. Take the exit to via Oslavia IMG_20131120_085347
  2. Go along via Fiume until you find a bridge.
  3. Stay on the right. percorso2
  4. Go up the stairs and go on straight ahead 50 meters.percorso1
  5. On the right you can find a pedestrian-only gate: go through the gate.percorso5percorso4
  6. After 50-100 meters you can find the U14 building (on the left) and the U24 building (on the right)percorso6.