The Conference will take place at the Conference Center of Piraeus University of Applied Sciences (TEI of Piraeus) , P. Ralli and Thivon 250, Aigaleo, Athens. The Conference Center can be reached from Athens Center by taxi or by metro and bus.
Taxi cost quite 10-15 € from Athens City center to the Conference Venue.
The most cheaper way to reach the Conference Centre is by metro and bus. The station Egaleo (Terminal) of Line M3 (blue line) is very close to the Conference venue. Then, walking on Thevon street (to the direction for Piraeus) we meet the bus stop (150 meters away from the Egaleo Metro station). Buses numbered 801, 703 and 845 leads to the campus of TEI of Piraeus (4th stop after boarding).
The map of Athens Metro. Line M3 depatrure from Athens Airport and terminates to Egaleo station passing through Syntagma and Monastiraki stations (Athens Center).
Map of the Conference venue (Campus of Piraeus University of Applied Sciences).
The Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport is 27 km (17 miles) east of the city center, near the suburb of Spáta. A large number of European and International carriers fly direct into Athens.The airport has excellent public transit connections to the city and the usual array of food stands, duty-free shops, and other airport services.
From the airport you can reach the city center:
By Metro to the city center for €8; if you leave in less than 48 hours you can get the two-way ticket for €14. Group tickets (2 or 3 persons) are also available and they provide some discount (see By Metro section below in Get Around). The airport Metro line is an extension of Line 3 (blue line) which takes you to the downtown Syntagma and Monastiráki stations and terminates to Egaleo (city of the conference' venue). From the Airport, the metro train takes 40 minutes to reach Syntagma, and takes 43 minutes to reach Monastiráki.
Detailed timetable information for metro can be found here.
By bus: X92 to Kifissia, X93 to Kifissos Coach Station, X94 to Ethniki Amyna metro station (subway Line 3), X95 to Syntagma Square (subway Lines 2 and 3), X96 to Piraeus (subway Line 1) and X97 to Dafni metro station (subway Line 2) for €5.00. It takes 45 min to 1.5 hrs depending on traffic. Buses, unlike Metro, operate 24 hours a day.
By taxi for the city center 30-35 € and for the Conference Venue 40-45€. Be sure to ask if the price includes toll costs
The Aigaleo city (Location of the Conference Venue) is a subusrb of Athens located to the borders with the city of Piaeus.
The M3 line (Blue Line) of Metro leads directly form the Airport to Aigaleo city via Systnagma and Monastiraki stations.