How to get to Brno when you arrive by air to Prague or Vienna:
We recommend to take either bus or train from the airports to Brno.
The webpage where you can
search a bus or train connection
within the Czech Republic and neighbouring countries is the
National timetable information system.
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Type "praha ruzyne" when you want to submit "Prague airport". Type "wien flughafen" when you want to submit "Vienna airport".
In particular, we recommend direct bus connections of Student Agency company ("yellow buses"): Here is the timetable of their buses from the Prague airport "Ruzyne" to Brno. Here is the timetable of their buses from the Vienna airport to Brno.
It takes about two and a half hour from Prague to Brno or from Vienna to Brno.
How to reach the hotels and the conference place by public transport (including maps):
The railway station -> the Continental Hotel:
To get to the Hotel Continental from the railway station you can take tram 4
(direction NAMESTI MIRU), tram 5 (direction STEFANIKOVA CTVRT), tram 12 or
13 (direction TECHNOLOGICKY PARK) and get off at the 3rd stop -
The railway station -> the Josef Taufer Student Dormitory: To get to the Josef Taufer Student Dormitory from the railway station you can take tram 12 or 13 (direction TECHNOLOGICKY PARK) and get off at the 8th stop - Tererova.
The conference site and relations to the hotels: The address of the conference site (this not a contact address) is Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, Botanicka 554/68a, CZ-60200 Brno, Czech Republic. The conference place is quite close to both Continental Hotel and Josef Taufer Student Dormitory, approximately 15 min on foot. However, to get there from Hotel Continental you can take trolleybus 32 from Ceska and get off at the 4th stop - Botanicka.
See the map including all important places.
More detailed maps including important places related to the conference:
Map including Continental Hotel, the railway station, and
the Student Agency bus station
Map including the conference place and the Continental Hotel
Map including the conference place and the Josef Taufer Student Dormitory
Other useful links concerning the transport to the City and around the City of Brno:
How to travel by Brno city public transport
How to get to ...
Road transport to the City of Brno
Air transport to the City of Brno
Rail transport to the City of Brno
Other useful transport links in www.brno.cz