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Accommodation: Most participants will stay at Hotel Douro. Some students will stay in a residence of Porto University (residence José Novais Barbosa and residence Alberto Amaral).

At the bottom of this page you will find instructions on how to find your way from the airport to the Casa da Música metro station, which is the closest station to Hotel Douro and to the conference and residence sites, given in the map below. If you click on the map you will access the corresponding google map link, where you can browse the city of Porto map.


Program site at Departmento de Física e Astronomia - FCUP


Connection from Porto Airport

The airport is connected to the city metro. The closest stop to the conference site is Casa da Musica (about 5 minute walk to Hotel Douro and 10 minute walk to the residences and Department). To use the metro system you have to buy a card called Andante which you can then charge. From Porto Airport to Casa da Música you have to charge your Andante with a Z4 trip for 1.85€.

The taxi fare from the airport to the conference site should be around 20€.


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