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Welcome reception and early registration will be held on Wednesday 7th May 2014 in Atrij of ZRC SAZU, Novi trg 2, 1000 Ljubljana.

Registration, oral presentations and poster session will take place in Best Western Premier Hotel Slon, Slovenska cesta 34, 1000 Ljubljana (http://www.hotelslon.com/en/).

The Symposium Dinner will take place on Saturday 10th, 19:30, at the restaurant Skriti kot located in Ajdovščina 4, Ljubljana. The restaurant is located in a walking distance from the workshop venue and city center.

 

Ljubljana is the capital and the largest city in Slovenia, located in the heart of the country in the Ljubljana Basin. It is an important commercial, business, cultural, transport, science and education centre of Slovenia. Ljubljana is a city with a high quality of life, with a lot of green spaces such as parks and forests. Geographically it also represents an ideal departure point for the discovery of the variety Slovenia has to offer. The unique Karst region, the Adriatic coast, the Alpine mountains, the hilly wine-growing regions, and many historic towns are all within a two-hour drive.

 

You can reach the venue:

 

FROM THE LJUBLJANA JOŽE PUČNIK AIRPORT:

Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport is located 26 kilometres from Ljubljana (20 minutes by car).

Destinations: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Belgrade, Brussels, Vienna, Frankfurt, Helsinki, Istanbul, Copenhagen, London, Manchester, Moscow, Munich, Paris, Podgorica, Prague, Pristina, Sarajevo, Skopje, Split, Tel Aviv, Tirana, Zurich.

Airlines: Adria Airways, Air France, easyJet, Finnair, Montenegro Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Wizz Air.

- BY BUS:

Departures from Ljubljana Airport to Ljubljana City (Bus station)

From Monday to Friday

5.00

6.05

7.00

8.00

9.00

10.00

11.00

12.00

13.00

14.00

15.00

16.00

17.00

18.00

19.00

20.00

Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays

7.00

10.00

12.00

14.00

16.00

18.00

20.00

 

 

Departures from Ljubljana City (Bus station) to Ljubljana Airport

From Monday to Friday

5.20

6.10

7.10

8.10

9.10

10.10

11.10

12.10

13.10

14.10

15.10

16.10

17.10

18.10

19.10

20.10

Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays

6.10

9.10

11.10

13.10

15.10

17.10

19.10

 

 

The price is 4.10 EUR.

The journey time is approximately 45 minutes. Tickets are purchased on the bus or at the bus station. For more information, please call: +386 (0) 234 46 00 or visit the webpage: www.ap-ljubljana.si.

 

- SHUTTLE CONNECTION:

One-way trip takes about 30 minutes. Tickets are purchased on the shuttle bus. The price is 9.00 EUR (to the Ljubljana bus terminal, it is possible that other destinations are extra charged). The shuttle connection is located in front of the terminal. Departures are adapted to plane landings.

For further information regarding private shuttle bus, please contact:

PREVOZI MARKUN

Mobile: +386 (0) 51 321 414 or +386 (0) 41 792 865 

E-mail: borut.markun@siol.net

Web: http://www.prevozi-markun.com/#!home/c2265

or

AERODROMSKI TRANSFER LIMO & TAKSI MARKO NOWOTNY S.P.

Mobile: +386 (0) 40 771 771 

E-mail: info@mnj.si

Web: www.mnj.si

 

- BY TAXI:

The taxi rank is right in front of the terminal. Taxis are available according to the actual arrivals of flights. A fare from the Airport to Ljubljana City costs approximately 35.00 € (depending on the desired destination of the trip). For more information:

Telephone: +386(0) 590 60 777

Mobile: +386 (0) 31 216 111

E-mail: taxiairport4@gmail.com

Web: airporttaxi.si

 

FROM OTHER AIRPORTS:

You can book low cost transfer GoOpti to Ljubljana from all nearby airports (Graz, Klagenfurt, Vienna, Zagreb, Trieste, Venice ...). For more information:

Telephone: +386 (1) 320 45 30

E-mail: info@goopti.com

Web: http://www.goopti.com/

 

FROM THE RAILWAY/BUS STATION:

From the railway/bus station ZRC SAZU is reachable within 20 minutes walking distance. Just follow Miklošičeva cesta, Prešernov trg, Petkovškovo nabrežje, Hribarjevo nabrežje and right on Novi trg 2. You can also take public transport – buses nº 2 (direction Nove Jarše), 9 (direction Trnovo) or 27 (direction NS Rudnik) and get off at the station Drama.

Hotel Slon is reachable within 15 minutes walking distance. Just follow Trg Osvobodilne fronte and then Slovenska cesta. You can also take buses nº 2 (direction Nove Jarše), 9 (direction Trnovo) or 27 (direction NS Rudnik) and get off at the station Pošta.

Please note that in order to use the Ljubljana city buses the Urbana City Card should be purchase. More details are given bellow.

BY CAR:

Both Hotel Slon and ZRC SAZU are located in the centre of Ljubljana.

From Kranj / Brnik direction: Follow the “Ljubljana center” sign. The Celovška cesta leads you straight to the city centre.

From Maribor / Graz direction: Leave the ring at the “Ljubljana-Bežigrad-Center” sign. Drive straight for a few kilometres towards the centre of the city.

From Koper / Nova Gorica / Trst direction: Leave the ring road at the “Ljubljana-Vič” exit. Turn right at the first traffic light onto Tržaška ulica and drive towards the city centre.

From Novo mesto / Zagreb direction: Leave the ring road at the “Ljubljana-jug” exit. At the crossroads on the right, you will join Dolenjska cesta, which will after a few kilometres, bring you close to the city centre.

Slovenska cesta is closed for traffic (except for public transport) between Gosposvetska cesta and Šubičeva ulica.

The closest parking to Hotel Slon and ZRC SAZU is parking house Kongresni trg (http://www.lpt.si/en/).

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT IN LJUBLJANA:

To travel on Ljubljana city buses the Urbana public transport card should be purchased. The Urbana card is available from LPP (Ljubljanski potniški promet) ticket offices, tourist information centres and most of the city's newspaper kiosk, newsstands and post offices.

The card is priced at 2.00 €. Visitors to Ljubljana who purchase their Urbana card from a Tourist Information Centre and keep the receipt can return the card to the place of purchase when they no longer need it and claim a 2.00 € refund.

The Urbana card can be topped up with cash at all the above mentioned sales outlets and the green Urbanomat ticket machines located across the city, mostly next to bus stops. The ticket machines accept both cash and credit and debit cards. A single journey fare is 1.20 €. It covers an up to 90-minute journey regardless the number of buses needed to be changed to reach the destination.

You can find more information about public transport on http://www.lpp.si/en/public-transport and http://www.lpp.si/en/public-transport/urbana.  

The map of public transport (bus routes plan) is available on http://www.lpp.si/sites/default/files/lpp_si/stran/datoteke/shema.pdf


Tourist information:

http://www.ljubljana.si/en/ – Official website of the Ljubljana Municipality

http://www.visitljubljana.com/en/ – Official website of the Ljubljana and Central Slovenian region

http://www.ljubljana.info/ – Independent tourist information, guided tours and hotels

http://www.lju-airport.si/en/Main – Official website of the Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport

http://www.ap-ljubljana.si/eng/ – Official website of the Bus station Ljubljana

http://www.slo-zeleznice.si/en/passengers/slovenia – Official website of the Slovenian Railways

http://www.slovenia.info/en/Home.htm?home=0&lng=2 – Official travel guide by Slovenian Tourist Board