40 days until main conference.

Venue & Accommodation

Conference venue

The ECRTS 2018 will be held at the Sala d’Actes (Vèrtex building), which is located within the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) campus.

 Below two pictures of the Vertex Building. On arrival, you’ll find indications to help you find the particular meeting room.

 

  1. One of the main entraces to the Vertex Building

 

 

  1. One of the main aisles in the Vertex Building

 

How to get to the venue from the airport

Barcelona airport is at 12 Km from the city. More information about Barcelona’s airport: www.aena.es. You can arrive with different transport methods from the airport to the venue:

By taxi

In T1, you will find a taxi stand in the arrivals zone (P0) and in the Barcelona-Madrid air corridor; in T2, opposite terminals T2A, T2B and T2C. If they are available, they will show a green light with the text LIBRE or LLIURE (it means “available”). Taxis can be paid either in cash and/or by debit/credit cards. You can check fees at www.taxibarcelona.cat.

By train

There is a Renfe suburban train. The airport station is situated opposite of terminal T2, and is connected to this terminal via an airbridge. There is also a Bus transit service between the Rail station and T1. From the airport to Barcelona Sants there is approximately 20 minutes journey. From this station, take the L3 (green line) in direction to “Zona Universitària” and get off on the “Palau Reial” stop. The ticket is bought at the train station paying in cash or by credit card. You will have a 10-minutes walking distance to arrive to the Vertex Building. (www.renfe.es)

By Bus (Aerobus)

Airport stops: Bus stops at Terminal T1 and T2 (A, B, C)
Downtown stops: This line ends at Plaça Catalunya (city center). Once there, you may take L3 of the underground to "Palau Reial" station.

By Metro

There is a direct metro link to “Zona Universitària” (L9). From there you can walk to the Vertex Building or take a metro on the green line (L3) to "Palau Reial". The ticket cost 4,50€. 

If you plan to go every day from your hotel to the conference venue by metro, you can buy T10 metro card (1 Zone). It allows to make 10 rides.

Practical information for your travel

Hotels

Find below a non-exhaustive list of hotels near the conference venue. Note that we are offering NO special rate for the hotels listed below.

Residencia Universitaria Torre Girona

Psg. Dels Til.lers, 19

08034-Barcelona.

Tel. +34 93 390 43 00    

Fax. +34 93 205 69 10

torregirona@resa.es

Other university residences in Barcelona: www.resa.es


HOTEL BONANOVA PARK

C/ Capità Arenas, 51 - 08034 Barcelona

Tel. +34 93 204 09 00

Fax +34 93 204 50 14

www.hotelbonanovapark.com

E-mail: comercialbonanovapark@husa.es


HOTEL ARENAS

C. Capitan Arenas 20
Tel: +34 932800303

Fax. +34 932803392

http://www.arenasatiramhotels.com/es

Email: hotelarenas@atiramhotels.com


HOTEL JUAN CARLOS *****

Av. Diagonal, 661-671

Barcelona, 08028

T + 34 93 364 40 55

Email: bcn.reservas@fairmont.com


HOTEL SENATOR BARCELONA SPA ****

Cardenal Reig 11

08028 - Barcelona,

Tel +34 93 260 99 00

http://www.senatorbarcelonaspahotel.com/

Email: senator.bcn@playasenator.com


HOTEL CATALONIA CASTELLNOU

Castellnou, 61.

08017 Barcelona

Tel. +34 93 2030550

www.hoteles-catalonia.com/es/nuestros_hoteles/europa/espanya/catalunya/barcelona/hotel_catalonia_castellnou/

Email: castellnou@hoteles-catalonia.es


HUSA L’ILLA****

Avda. Diagonal 555

Tel. +34 93 41033 00

Fax +34 93 410 88 92

www.hotelhusailla.com/ES/hotel.html

hotelilla@husa.es



ABBA GARDEN ****

C. Santa Rosa 33

08950-Esplugues (Barcelona)

Tel. +34 93 503 54 54

Fax. +34 93 503 54 55

www.abbagardenhotel.com/es/home.html

garden@abbahotels.com


ABBA SANTS HOTEL****

C. Numància 32

 

Visa and invitation letter

If you need a visa for coming to the conference, ask the General Chair (francisco.cazorla@bsc.es) for an invitation letter.

 

 

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