Valencia Airport is located in Manises, a small town 5 km from Valencia City. It has international connections to main international hubs like Paris and Zurich. You may be able to find a cheap flight on low-cost carriers from many other European destinations.
From the airport to Valencia you can take the Subway line 3 or 5, it takes 20 minutes to the city center. See the "getting around" section for more information. A taxi to the city center will cost you around 20 Euros.
There are good train connections from Barcelona and Madrid to Valencia. The train station "Joaquin Sorolla" where long-distance trains arrive is in the city center, within walking distance from the conference venue (10-15 minutes) and the hotel (5 minutes).
More info about prices and schedules can be found here:
Moving around Valencia
The local authority for transportation, EMT, operates daytime and night bus lines within the city. You can check all the information regarding the bus network in www.emtvalencia.es
By subway and tram:
If you are travelling on lines 3 or 5 of the metro, we suggest you stop off at La Alameda, an important example of the Valencian architecture designed by Santiago Calatrava. The station is located underneath the Exposicion bridge, which is another jewel in the crown of this Valencian architect and is not to be missed.
Ayre Hotel Astoria Palace Valencia
Plaza de Rodrigo Botet, 5, 46002, Valencia - Spain
Tel.: +34 96 3981000 - Fax: +34 96 3981010
Getting to Centro Cultural Bancaja
Plaza de Tetuan, 23
46003 Valencia (Valencia)
Tel.: +34 96 387 58 64
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