Practical Information

Venue

The conference will be held at Tieteidentalo (House of Science and Letters), Kirkkokatu 6, Helsinki, Finland.

How to get to Helsinki

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport is the main airport of Finland, situated approximately 19km from the centre of Helsinki. From the airport, you can reach central Helsinki in about 30 minutes by train, bus, or taxi.

Please visit the HSL website for more information on routes, schedules and tickets.

Accommodation

Check the City of Helsinki’s online guide Visit Helsinki: http://www.visithelsinki.fi/en/stay-and-enjoy/accommodation

The hotels closest to the conference venue include Kongressikoti HotelOriginal Sokos Hotel Helsinki (Kluuvi), Cumulus Kaisaniemi.

For cheaper accommodation options, check out e.g. Eurohostel, Hostel Suomenlinna or CheapSleep.

We are also arranging a couchsurfing opportunity, where budget-constrained conference participants may be hosted by University of Helsinki students for free. More information about this option is coming soon!

What to do in Helsinki

Please check out the Visit Helsinki and My Helsinki websites for tips and information on what to do in Helsinki.

http://www.visithelsinki.fi/en

https://www.myhelsinki.fi/en

Any questions?

If you have any questions regarding the practicalities, you can contact our conference assistants Noora and Melisa at FSDR2019@gmail.com.