The Bovisa neighborhood is located in the north-west area of Milan, just outside the ring road. Originally an industrial zone, it underwent a transformation in 1989 with the opening of one of the main headquarters of the Polytechnic University of Milan (Politecnico di Milano), which over the years has become one of the most important university centers from the city.
The Bovisa campus is divided, like the city, by the train tracks. In the north are located the faculties of Design and Architecture, while in the south are the faculties of Engineering. In the last ten years the life of the neighborhood has also improved thanks to the Triennale Bovisa, an important center of modern and contemporary art. If you are looking for business hotels in Bovisa, be sure to book the cheap Bovisa Polytechnic Hotel in Bovisa.
You can go to class walking or cycling, as well as enjoy all that the neighborhood offers in terms of leisure and culture. Given the demand of the neighborhood and its relative proximity to the center, it is easy to find a flat near the campus of Bovisa. However, the options are not simply limited to this neighborhood, as it is very easy to reach from other areas of Milan by public transport.
HOW TO GET TO BOVISA
The neighborhood of Bovisa is very well connected with the rest of Milan. Tram 2 connects Piazzale Bausan with the historic center, while bus number 82 goes directly to the central station. Lines 90 and 91 run all along the ring road and also run overnight. At the Bovisa train station, the Passante Ferroviario provides service to Cadorna stations (lines S3 and S4) and Porta Garibaldi (line S2). Regional service trains run from Bovisa to Lake Maggiore (lines RE1 and R22) and Lake Como (lines RE7 and R17). The yellow metropolitan line (M3) surrounds the neighborhood on the east and the stations that will best come to you if you live in Bovisa are Maciachini and Dergano.
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