How to get to AUTH and your accommodation


To get to your accommodation from
Thessaloniki Airport

 

         Participants who will be staying at Amalia Hotel or other hotels at the city center

o        You can take a taxi to your hotel (estimated price around 10-20 euros to the city center, depending on the time that your flight arrives).

o        You can take the bus no. 78 to the city center. For those who will be staying at Amalia Hotel, "Aristotelous" will be the most convenient bus stop.

         Participants who will be staying at Heaven Hotel (Tagarades Area) or Four Seasons Hotel (Trilofos Area)

o        You can take a taxi to your hotel (estimated price around 7-12 euros to your accommodation, depending on the time that your flight arrives).

 

To get to AUTH campus:

 

         Participants who will be staying at Amalia Hotel (Ermou str.), walk to Egnatia str. (the first parallel street in the opposite direction to the sea, do NOT cross the street!) and keep walking to the nearest bus station. You can take any of the following buses (no. 27, 31, 10, 11, 14) and get off at Kamara (ancient monument, you cannot miss it!). Walk for approximately 40-50 meters on Egnatia str. (towards the same direction of the bus route) and turn left into Ethnikis Aminas Str. Walk for 50 meters to get into the campus area and then check the campus map to find the way to your destination. Bus tickets can be bought on the buses (special machines exist for this purpose) or alternatively in one of the many kiosks around the city. Alternatively, you can walk straight from the hotel to the university campus (go to Egnatia str., turn right and follow the road until you get to Ethnikis Aminas Str. Turn left, walk for 50 meters to get into the campus area and then check the campus map to find the way to your destination, walk: approx. 15 minutes). You can also check the map of the city center.

         Participants who will be staying at Heaven Hotel (Tagarades area) or Four Seasons Hotel (Trilofos Area), take the bus no. 87 outside both hotels and get off at the end of the route (IKEA). There, you have to take bus no. 2 (use the same ticket) and get off at Kamara (ancient monument, you cannot miss it!). Walk for approximately 40-50 meters on Egnatia str. (towards the opposite direction of the bus route) and turn left into Ethnikis Aminas Str. Walk for 50 meters to get into the campus area and then check the campus map to find the way to your destination (approximate duration of the whole journey: 60 minutes). Bus tickets can be bought on the buses (special machines exist for this purpose) or alternatively in one of the many kiosks around the city. Alternatively, you can take a taxi to the university campus (recommended), get off at Ag. Dimitriou and Ethnikis Aminas junction (estimated price around 15 euros).

         The general meeting will take place in Meeting Room 1: Ground floor, Meteorology Building and Meeting Room 2: Mezzanine, Department of Informatics (Biology Building). The SC meeting will take place in Meeting Room 1: Ground floor, Meteorology Building. Check the map for details.

         Signs will be in place to guide you to the meeting rooms.

         If you need additional information, please send an email to Michalis Krinidis mkrinidi@zeus.csd.auth.gr. While in Thessaloniki, you can call (+30) 2310996361 or Nikos Nikolaidis (6976443390) for information or directions.