17-20 April 2019
NCSR "Demokritos", Athens, Greece, Main Auditorium
Europe/Athens timezone
Organizing committee: G. Anagnostou (NCSR), M. Axenides (NCSR), A. Belias (NCSR),G.Daskalakis (NCSR), G. Fanourakis (NCSR), T. Geralis (NCSR), A. Kyriakis(NCSR), D. Loukas(NCSR), C. Markou (NCSR), G. Savvidis (NCSR), G. Stavropoulos(NCSR), C. Papadopoulos (NCSR), E. Tzamariudaki (NCSR)

Travel and Accomodation

NCSR "Demokritos" Congress Center

Τhe NCSR "Demokritos" Congress Center is located in the campus of the Research Centre, a very pleasant, 600-acres wooded area in the city of Agia Paraskevi, at the base of Mount Hymettus. It is 10 km away from the Athens city center and only a 20-minute high-way drive from Eleftherios Venizelos Athens International Airport.

Access to NCSR "Demokritos" from the centre of Athens

By Bus: Take the bus B5 from the Central Railway Station towards Aghia Paraskevi, and get off at the "4th stop of Ag. Paraskevi". The bus stop is very close to the main entrance of NCSR "Demokritos". Depending on the traffic, the journey from the centre of Athens may take from 45 to 60 minutes.
 

By Metro and Bus: Take line 3 of the metro (blue line) to "Doukissis Plakentias or Airport" direction and get off at "Nomismatokopio" stop. Follow the “Kondylaki” exit where you can reach the bus station. Take the B5 bus or the 407 bus towards the direction of Aghia Paraskevi, and get off at the "4th stop of Ag. Paraskevi". The bus stop is next to the main entrance of NCSR "Demokritos".

Depending on the traffic, this journey from the centre of Athens may take ~ 30 minutes.

By Taxi: Taking a taxi from the centre of Athens to NCSR "Demokritos". Depending on the traffic, the journey from the centre of Athens may take from 20 to 30 minutes.

Access to NCSR "Demokritos" from the Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos"

By Bus: Take the X95 bus to "Nomismatokopio" metro station. This takes approximately 40 minutes. From there you can take bus B5 towards the direction of Aghia Paraskevi, and get off at the "4th stop of Ag. Paraskevi". The bus stop is very close to the main entrance of NCSR "Demokritos". Depending on the traffic, the journey from the airport may take from 45 to 60 minutes.


By Metro and Bus: Take line 3 of the metro (blue line) towards Egaleo and get off at "Nomismatokopio" stop. Follow the “Kondylaki” exit where you can reach the bus station. Take the B5 bus or the 407 bus towards the direction of Aghia Paraskevi, and get off at the "4th stop of Ag. Paraskevi". The bus stop is next to the main entrance of NCSR "Demokritos".

 

Access from Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" to the centre of Athens

By Bus: Take the X95 bus until its terminal station, which is at Syntagma square. This takes approximately 1 hour depending on the traffic.

By Metro: Take line 3 (blue line) from "Airport" to "Egaleo” – there is only one direction. The departure hours are every half an hour (:30, :00). The ticket costs 6 Euros. 40 minutes lasts the travel to the centre of Athens. Please note that the metro is not available from 00:00 till 5:00 in the morning.

Please, find more info about Athens Metro system here.

NCSR "Demokritos" Campus

The Center comprises of amphitheaters, lecture-halls, meeting rooms and lounges, all equipped with high-tech audiovisual capabilities. Expert technical support is available during all the events. It is available to Academic Institutions, Organizations in the public and the private sector as well as to Scientific, Educational and Cultural Associations and Societies in order to host Scientific Conferences, Workshops, and Social Events. The Centre provides hospitality facilities, a spacious parking area, access to ATMs as well as 24-hour security and controlled entry services.