Travel Advice

Students arriving on the check-in day/s (below) into the airport of Milan Malpensa (MPX) or Milan Linate (LIN/Summer only) will be met by a SAI representative, and will receive the complimentary SAI shuttle service to their apartments.

  • SEMESTER: Pick-up  is offered from the Milan Malpensa Airport (Airport Code: MXP) at 10:00am, 2:00pm & 6:00pm.
  • SUMMER: Pick-up is offered from the Milan Malpensa Airport (Airport Code: MXP) at 10:30am & 3:30pm and the Milan Linate Airport (Airport Code: LIN) at 11:30am & 5:30pm.

We suggest that students arrive in Italy with €200.00 to pay for taxis, trains, food and other immediate needs.


Waldorf Travel Service
5316 SE Sherman Street
Portland, OR 97215
TEL: 800-328-7266-TOLL FREE
TEL: 503-233-4053
FAX: 503-232-7224

While each student is responsible for his or her own travel arrangements, SAI has made arrangements with Waldorf Travel to offer Milan students the lowest available student-priced airline tickets.We encourage students to book their flights WELL IN ADVANCE and to make sure to notify the travel agent that they are a SAI student attending school in Milan. Please note that the number of student-priced tickets is limited. Contact Waldorf Travel as soon as possible to make arrangements.


All semester and summer students will be required to fill out an Arrival Form to reserve the complimentary airport pick-up service on .


Students are free to make their own travel plan on weekends. All students must inform SAI of any overnight extra curricular trip planned. Please fill out the SAI Travel Itinerary Form each time you schedule a trip so that SAI knows your whereabouts.