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Accommodation booking

Three hotels are available for booking at preferential rates: Hotel SonoHotel Continental and Hotel Garni (budget option). Please, book your accommodation individually via the following forms:

CONTINENTAL: booking form here.

SONO: booking form here.

GARNI: booking form here.

Other recommended hotels (without preferential rates) include Hotel GrandezzaBarceló Brno PalaceBest Western Premier Hotel International Brno or Courtyard Brno by Mariott.

 

TRAVEL INFO

General

The main site for public transport route planning is IDOS.

Important addresses:

  • Faculty of Law (Veveří 70)
  • Scala (Moravské náměstí 3)
  • Restaurant Sborovna (Botanická 1)
  • Hotel Continental (Kounicova 6)
  • Hotel Garni (Vinařská 5)
  • Hotel Sono (Veveří 113)

All important conference sites are on the Conference map.

Vienna Airport to Brno

Vienna Airport to Brno by bus

Vienna to Brno by train

Vienna to Brno by bus

Prague Airport to Brno

Prague Airport (Václav Havel Airport) to Prague City centre

Prague City centre to Brno by train

  • goes approximately every 45 minutes (consult IDOS), duration between 2h 30m and 2h and 45 min. (RJ, EC, IC and Ex trains). Other trains (e.g. R) take 3h 30 min. or more.
  • price ~CZK 250,- / EUR 10,-
  • goes from Prague Main Train Station: Metro C (red line) – HLAVNÍ NÁDRAŽÍ

Prague City centre to Brno by bus

  • we recommend taking the train due to current construction works on the highway, 
  • various services go approx. every 30 minutes, normal duration approx. 2,5 hours (consult IDOS)
  • price ~CZK 210,- / EUR 8 ,-
  • almost all services depart from Florenc Bus Station: Metro C-B, station FLORENC

Transports around Brno

General info – public transport

  • tickets for public transport can be bought in ticket machines (accept coins only) or at newspaper stands
  • tickets options are CZK 20,- for 15 minutes, CZK 25,- for 60 minutes or CZK 90,- for one day
  • tickets are valid for all means of transport incl. trams, busses and trolley buses – do not forget to punch them immediately after getting onto the means of transport
  • for route planning, please use a special version of IDOS
  • from 23:00 to 5:00, the public transports operate in the night regime (there are special night bus lines calling every hour) – consult IDOS to plan your route

General info – taxi

  • prices are around CZK 30,- per km + fixed sum of approx. CZK 40,- per ride
  • recommended services: Lido taxi (+420 542 214 221), City taxi (+420 542 321 321)

From Brno Airport to Brno city centre (Main Train Station – Hlavní nádraží)

  • by Taxi - duration of a journey about 15 minutes, price approx. ~CZK 400,- to Hotel Continental, ~CZK 500,- to Hotel Garni
  • by bus 76 - goes every 30 minutes, duration approx. 20 minutes, first bus departs at 5:07, the last bus departs at 22:07 p.m., stops at Main Train Station

From Main Train Station to the hotels (tram stops are in front of the Main Train Station building)

  • Hotel Garni – tram 1 (direction EČEROVA) – 7th stop LIPOVÁ – then walk (consult the map)
  • Hotel Continental – tram 1 (direction ŘEČKOVICE) – 2nd stop MORAVSKÉ NÁMĚSTÍ – then walk (consult the map)
  • Hotel Sono – tram 12 (direction TECHNOLOGICKÝ PARK) – 7th stop KLUSÁČKOVA – then short walk (consult the map)

From Main Train Station to the Faculty of Law

  • tram 12 (direction TECHNOLOGICKY PARK or CERVINKOVA) – 6th stop NERUDOVA – then walk (consult the map)

From the hotels to the Faculty of Law (Saturday)

  • Hotel Continental – direct walk of approx. 10 min. (consult the map) OR by trolley bus 34 (direction VYCHODILOVA) or 36 (direction KOMIN) from SMETANOVA to KLUSÁČKOVA, then short walk.
  • Hotel Garni – trolley bus 25 or 26 (both direction NOVOLÍŠEŇSKÁ) from LIPOVÁ to KONEČNÉHO NÁMĚSTÍ (about 17 min. ride), then short walk (consult the map)
  • Hotel Sono – direct walk of approx. 5 min. (consult the map)

From the Faculty of Law to the Sborovna Restaurant (Saturday Conference Dinner)

  • The venue is not far from the Faculty (circa 15 minutes walk - consult the map). It is possible to take two stops by a tram No. 3 or 11 from Rybkova stop to Grohova stop.

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