Travel Information

ERL Emergency Robots Major Tournament 2017 is held in Piombino, Italy. The competition takes place in the area surrounding the Torre del Sale building, on the beach and in the nearby waters, and in the Enel-owned thermal power plant sheltered harbour.



Visitor Access

ERL Emergency Robots competition is open to the public and anyone interested can attend as spectator.

Spectators do not need to register and the entrance is free.

Please note that children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.


Press Access

Journalists must fill the Press Form and send it to


How to get there

 By Airplane
Flights to Pisa, Florence and Rome.

 By Train
Train times:
- Train Pisa - Campiglia Marittima station (direct train). About 10 trains a day, economic train line
- Train Rome - Campiglia Marittima station (direct train). About 10 trains a day, economic train line
- Train Florence - Campiglia Marittima station (1 change in Pisa). About 10 trains a day, economic train line

 By Bus
Going by bus from Campiglia Marittima to Torre del Sale (bus stop “Torre del Sale – Centrale Enel”) takes around 40 minutes.

- Bus from Campiglia Marittima - Piombino: Blue line (Linea Azzurra) from Tiemme company
- Bus from Piombino - “Torre del Sale – Centrale Enel”: bus lines 12, 13 and 15 from Tiemme company

Visitors arriving by bus to the bus stop “Torre Del Sale - Centrale Enel” should follow the euRathlon signs until the parking lot.

 By Car
Visitors can follow the road signs to the Enel power plant. From the entrance of the complex, euRathlon signs will indicate the parking space for visitors.

 From Enel Parking lot to the Competition Area
A mini-van will take the visitors from the parking lot to the competition area. The mini-van service runs continuously from 9:00 to 17:00.

 Taxi Service – Piombino
Piazza Antonio Gramsci Piombino LI Tel. Taxi: 0565 226080



 Affiliated hotels with special room rates for ERL Emergency 2017 (please mention ERL when booking by email)

 In Piombino downtown:

 Hotel Centrale
Piazza Giuseppe Verdi,2, 57025 Piombino (LI)
Tel: +39 0565 197641

 Lungomare Guglielmo Marconi, 27, 57025 Piombino (LI)
Tel: +39 0565 42284


Nearby the Tor del Sale competition site:

 Residence Borgo degli Olivi - Riotorto
 Via Rosanna Benzi, 8-10, 57020 Riotorto

Villaggio Orizzonte
 Loc. Perelli, 10 – Riotorto 57025 Piombino (LI)
Tel: +39 0565/271111 Fax: +39 0565/271960
NOTE: Teams should contact the organisation at for booking.


  Other hotels in Piombino downtown

 La Sorgente Resort
 Via Giovanni Amendola, 12, 57035 Piombino LI
Tel: +39 0565 224877

 Hotel Ariston
Via Francesco Ferrer, 57025 Piombino LI
Tel: +39 0565 224390

 Hotel Est
Via Piave, 7, 57025 Piombino LI
Tel: +39 0565 31352

Hotel Phalesia
Via Paolo Vannucci, 4, 57025 Piombino LI
Tel: +39 0565 49148


 Other hotels in Piombino area

 Villaggio Turistico Airone
Località Aia di Martino, 14, Piombino LI
Tel: +39 0565 28928

 Poggio all'Agnello Country & Beach Residential Resort - Populonia Station
Loc. Poggio all'Agnello, 31 57025 Piombino (LI)
Tel.: +39 0565 297300 - 29618 - Fax: +39 0565 297304