Travel and Accommodation

 

Travel and Directions


1. How to get to Budapest
 

By plane

Liszt Ferenc (former Ferihegy) International Airport:

Liszt Ferenc airport is Hungary's largest airport and it is located about 16km southeast of the city centre. It can be reached from many destinations across Europe. The easiest way to get from the airport to the city centre is by minibus: https://www.minibud.hu/en 

By train

Eastern railway station (Keleti Palyaudvar):

Trains connect Budapest with almost all countries in Central and Eastern Europe, for example Berlin, Prague and Warsaw. Most of the trains arrive at Budapest Keleti station. The city centre can be reached by metro (green or red line).

 

2. Public Transport in Budapest 

Metro

The closest metro stop from Corvinus University is Fővám tér (green line). Central European University is most easily reached via Deák Ferenc tér (yellow, red, blue line)

For more information on the metro in Budapest, see: www.bkk.hu/en/main-page/news/

Tram

Both universities are connected by tram number 2 which runs along the Danube river. The closest stop to Corvinus University is called Zsil Utca. The stop at CEU is called Eötvös tér.

 

3. Congress Venues in Budapest

The congress takes place at two venues in Budapest. Thursday and Friday, 31 August and 1 September 2017, we are hosted by Corvinus University. Saturday and Sunday, 2 and 3 September, we will be at Central European University.

Both venues, Corvinus University and CEU, are situated in the heart of the city, on the east bank of the Danube river in the Pest area. The highlights of this area include the Parliament, the Saint Stephen (István) Basilica and the Promenad (Corso) with beautiful views of the Danube and to the Castle Hill. The whole area is part of the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Please click here to find a map of the congress venues.

How to get to Corvinus University 

Address:

Corvinus University
Fővám tér 8
1093 Hungary.

From Liszt Ferenc (former Ferihegy) International Airport:
The easiest is to get an airport minibus: https://www.minibud.hu/en 

From Southern railway station (Deli palyaudvar):
Take the red metro (line 2) to Ors Vezer ter, this is the terminal of the red line. From here take the tram number 2 to Zsil Utca (direction: Jászai Mari tér). The Corvinus University is located about 350m from there. 

From Western railway station (Nyugati Palyaudvar):
Take the blue metro (line 3) to Kálvin tér (direction: Kőbánya-Kispest M). From there, you have to continue by foot for 700m. 

From Eastern railway station (Keleti Palyaudvar):
Take the green metro (line 4) to Fővám tér, where Corvinus University is located.

How to get to Central European University

Address:
Central European University
Nádor u. 9
1051 Hungary 

From Liszt Ferenc (former Ferihegy) International Airport:
The easiest is to get an airport minibus: https://www.minibud.hu/en

From Southern railway station (Deli palyaudvar):
Take the red metro (line 2) to Kossuth Lajos tér and then continue by foot for 700m.

From Western railway station (Nyugati Palyaudvar):
Take the blue metro (line 3) to Arany János utca. Continue by foot for 650m to get to CEU.

From Eastern railway station (Keleti Palyaudvar):
Take the red metro (line 2) to Deák Ferenc tér. From there it is 800m by foot.

How to get from the Corvinus University to CEU: 

The tram stop (Zsil Utca) is located at the banks of the river Danube. Take tram number 2 in the direction of Jászai Mari tér for four stops. Get off at Eötvös tér. From there, continue by foot for 450m until you reach CEU.

 

Accommodation

In order to facilitate your stay in Budapest and arrange for your accommodation we cooperate with Kult-Turist, a Hungarian travel agency, which has pre-arranged hotel rooms in a number of hotels that are located near the conference venue. All of these hotels offer special rates for congress participants, however due to the limited number of rooms it is highly recommended to make reservations early.

You will find further information about travel and accommodation as well as the portal to bookings here (choose the link ENIUGH in the sidebar).

Kult-Turist will also offer a choice of guided tours through Budapest. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful cities in the world.