The main venue for the conference is Malmö University at the “Hurricane” building (Orkanen). The “Hurricane” (Orkanen) is situated in the heart of Västra hamnen (the western harbor area), in the centre of Malmö, within walking distance from the train station.
Upon arrival at Copenhagen’s Airport Kastrup you can take the train directly to Malmö, from Terminal 3, where baggage claim and customs are located. Trains depart three times an hour and a one-way journey by train costs SEK 90. Tickets can be bought at the Airport’s station. Ticket machines are found at the exits. The estimated journey time to Malmö is 20 minutes. The train takes you to Malmö Central Station, which is the second stop. Do not get off at Malmö Syd Svågertorp, which is the first stop.
Malmö airport (Sturup):
Upon arriving at Malmö Sturup airport you can go by taxi, or catch a bus directly into Malmö Central train station (which is located in the centre of the city).
On arrival by boat at Trelleborg or Ystad from Germany or Poland, you can take the bus (from Trelleborg) or train (from Ystad) directly to Malmö.
The Öresund Bridge crosses the Öresund strait and provides a new efficient way to travel between Malmö and Copenhagen, either by car or by train. The price for crossing the bridge by car is currently SEK 290.
Trains & train stations
Travel directly to Malmö Central Station. Malmö University are only a short walk from the central station. If you take a taxi, please check the price of the journey with the driver before departing. You should not have to pay more than SEK 100. The taxi company Delta Cab offers a fixed price of SEK 59 within the city centre.
The pre-conference venue is The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, located 5 km north of Stockholm City.
Lilla Frescativägen 4 A, Stockholm
Bus 40 from Fridhemsplan or Odenplan to station Universitetet norra, or the underground, red line towards Mörby Centrum. Get off at the station Universitetet.
From central Stockholm, drive to Roslagstull and north on Roslagsvägen. Turn off at Stockholm University and follow signs saying Vetenskapsakademien. From the north, and Arlanda airport, go south on the E4 and turn off towards Bergshamra on the E18, then follow signs towards Stockholm. On Roslagsvägen, turn off at sign saying Vetenskapsakademien.
Please note that this is only information about accomodation.
Hotels marked with a * are environmental friendly hotels according to SKD Euroconf AB.
*Scandic Sergel Plaza: Located in the absolute centre of Stockholm about 300 m from the Central station. Rate: 1700 SEK/singleroom/night – 1800 SEK/doubleroom/night.
In the centre, close to the Central station with regular train service to Copenhagen (just a 20 minute train ride from Copenhagen airport.) and shuttle bus to Sturup/Malmö airport.
Comfort Hotel Malmö: Located about 200 m from the Central station and 5 minutes walkingdistance to the centre of Malmö. Both outside and in door parkering close to the hotel. Rate: 1180 SEK/singleroom/night – 1330
First Hotel Jörgen Kock: Located about 200 m from the Central station and 5 minutes walkingdistance to the centre of Malmö. The hotel has a very family-touch and in spite of the location it lays in a very quiet area. Both outside and in door parkering close to the hotel. Rate: 650 SEK/singleroom/night – 850 SEK/doubleroom/night.
*Elite Hotel Savoy: In the very heart of Malmö, a modern hotel with an intriguing history dating back to the 14th century. Located opposite the Central station. Rate: 1550-1950 SEK/singleroom/night – 1950/2150 SEK/doubleroom/night.
*Elite Hotel Residens: A hotel that brings to mind a classic English club environment. It is located opposite the Central station within walking distance of the city´s cultural and entertainment offerings. Rate: 1450-1850 SEK/singleroom/night – 1850/2050 SEK/doubleroom/night.
Radisson SAS Hotel Malmö: Nestled in the heart of Malmö’s shopping and business district, the Radisson SAS Hotel is close to the airport bus stop and is just five minutes away from the Central station. In door parking. Rate: 1595 SEK/singleroom/night – 1795 SEK/doubleroom/night.
Best Western Hotel Royal: A little hotel with personal service located in the heart of Malmo within a five minutes walk from the Central station, Malmo Casino, shopping, entertainment, sights, restaurants & parks. Rate: 1295* SEK/singleroom/night – 1495* SEK/doubleroom/night.
*Rica Hotel Malmö: A hotel dating from the turn of the century located in the centre of Malmö. The hotel is in the oldest part of the city between the two squares Lilla Torg and Stortorget. 5 minutes walking distance from Central station. Rate: 995 SEK/singleroom/night – 1245 SEK/doubleroom/night.
*Best Western Hotel Noble House: A newly renovated hotel in down town Malmo. The most exciting hotel in Malmo is situated at Gustav Adolfs Square. Rate: 625 SEK/singleroom/night – 750 SEK/doubleroom/night.