How to Get to the Symposium Venue
From the Airport
The distance from the Vaclav Havel International Airport is approx. 8 km. A taxi ride from the airport to the congress centre will take approximatelly 20–30 minutes.It is possible to pay in cash or via credit card. The approximate cost in CZK is 500. (approx. 20 EUR). You can also travel by public transport. You can either take bus no. 119 (a bus stop is located directly in front of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2) from the airport to the “Nádraží Veleslavín” stop. From there, continue by metro line A in the direction of “Depo Hostivař” and get off at “Dejvická” station. You will need to buy a ticket for 40 CZK (approx. 1.5 EUR) for this journey and pay directly to the driver. Only Czech Crowns are accepted. You can change your currency directly at the airport. Hotel is located right in front of the metro station “Dejvická”.
From the Main Railway Station
There is metro station ”Hlavní nádraží“ (line C) directly at the Prague main railway station. Carry on just 1 station to the ”Museum“ station (line C) where you change the line C for line A (downstairs) and go to the ”Dejvicka“ station (direction ”Nemocnice Motol“). Hotel is located right in front of the metro station.You will need to buy a ticket for 32 CZK.
Tickets for metro, trams, buses can be bought at the Tobacco shops nearby the subway stations or directly at the tickets machines located at the underground stations.
Access to Prague by Car
Prague is located some 150 km east of the border with Germany (1.5 hours), via Pilsen and highway D5 and some 200 km west from the city of Brno (access from Austria -2 hours) via highway D1.