The Location, Ema Milano – The “Pirellone” is located in the city centre (Piazza Duca d’Aosta), just opposite Milan’s central station, the city’s most important transportation hub. From here there are direct links to other parts of the city, the suburbs, and other major Italian and European cities.
Two metro lines, five bus lines, three tram lines and two trolleybus routes pass through the station, with a direct train linking it to Malpensa airport and shuttle buses linking it to all three airports and several train connections to major cities in Italy (3h to Rome – 2h25 from 2018-, 2h25 to Venice -1 hour from 2018-, 1h40 to Florence, 1h to Turin) and Europe within a 1000km radius (Bern, Lugano, Geneva, Zurich, Paris, Nice, Marseille, Vienna, Barcelona, Munich, Stuttgart, Frankfurt, Ljubljana, Zagreb, Prague, Budapest, Luxembourg and Brussels). A taxi rank is located right outside the station.
Car-sharing is widely used, with over 2,900 free-floating cars, as is the public bike-sharing service with 280 stations, 4,650 bikes and 1,000 electric bikes.