The Helsinki-Vantaa international airport, located 19 km from the city centre, can be reached from anywhere in the world. From the airport, you can take a taxi, the Finnair City bus, local bus 615 or the new local train connection “Kehärata” to the Central Railway Station / Helsinki Centre. A taxi to city centre costs approximately 45-50 euros, buses and train are between 5 and 10 euros single fare. For more information, please see the Helsinki Airport information.
From the Central Railway Station (Rautatientori) it is a short walk (600 m) to the conference venue at Metsätalo (Fabianinkatu 39 / Unioninkatu 40).
Conference participants are responsible for reserving their own hotel accommodation. We recommend that all participants reserve their hotel accommodation as soon as possible. All hotel prices include taxes, and most include breakfast and WiFi.
We have pre-booked a number of rooms with fixed prices which are guaranteed for us until the reservation deadlines listed below. Please book the rooms directly with the hotels by telephone or email using the booking code. Please note that by booking early, you may find even cheaper options available at the same hotels. Do make sure to check the reservation and cancellation policy of the hotels when making your reservation.
SCANDIC HOTEL PAASI
Paasivuorenkatu 5 b
Phone: +358 9 2311 700
138 EUR single per night
158 EUR double/twin per night
Prices include breakfast and WiFi.
Booking code: BHEL120616
Prices guaranteed until 3.6.2016 (subject to availability).
CUMULUS KAISANIEMI and CUMULUS HAKANIEMI
Phone: +358 9 172 881
Phone: +358 9 5466 0100
111 EUR single per night
131 EUR double/twin per night
Prices include breakfast, WiFi and sauna.
Booking code: Helsingin yliopisto / CogHum2016
Prices guaranteed until 27.5.2016 (subject to availability).
Other hotels in the area include:
Phone: +358 9 173 441
phone: +358 (0)9 642 169
HILTON HELSINKI STRAND
John Stenbergin ranta 4