TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION

The Swedish currency is SEK (kronor), 100 SEK is about 11.3 EUR.

Getting to Sweden, Göteborg and the hotel

Göteborg, situated on the west coast of Sweden, is well served by scheduled flights between Landvetter Airport and most major European cities. Landvetter Airport is about 25 km from Göteborg. Airport buses run from Landvetter Airport to Göteborg daily. During rush hour, the buses typically run every 20 minutes. Get off at the "Korsvägen" stop. It takes about 10 minutes to walk to the Panorama Hotel, see the map below.

The cost for the Airport bus is 185 SEK (return ticket). You can buy a ticket from the driver. You can also take a taxi from the Airport to the Hotel, cost about 400 SEK. Please ask for the price before you enter the taxi.

In addition, you can also reach Göteborg with Ryan Air (from e.g., London, Frankfurt or Glasgow). You will then arrive at Göteborg City Airport, about 15 km from Göteborg. Shuttle buses or taxis are available.

Getting to Chalmers directly from Landvetter Airport

Airport bus from Landvetter Airport to Korsvägen (see above), where you can catch either

tram 6, direction Länsmansgården,

tram 8, direction Frölunda Torg, or

tram 13, direction Marklandsgatan.

The tram stop at Chalmers (1 stop). You cannot buy a ticket from the driver! Instead you need to buy your ticket from Pressbyrån at Korsvägen. Total time is about 40 minutes from the Airport. A Chalmers campus map can be found below. The meeting will take place at the Department of Earth and Space Sciences. There will be signs showing the way to the meeting room at the entrance to the Department.

Chalmers campus map pdf

Accommodation

The block reservation for the Panorama Hotel ended at July 31. However, we still recommend that you try to get a room there. You could also try to find a hotel here, http://www.goteborg.com/en/

Panorama fax number: +46 (0)31 767 7070 Panorama tel. number: +46 (0)31 767 7000.

A walk to the city centre takes about 15 minutes or you can take Bus Line 49 or 52. More information about Göteborg can be found here.


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