16th INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON LOGIC, METHODOLOGY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY | PRAGUE | 5–10 August 2019

Practical information

Transportation

Arriving in Prague
By plane: Václav Havel Airport Prague

All CLMPST participants are eligible for a discounted flight ticket on any of the SkyTeam airlines (for the complete list see https://www.skyteam.com/en/about/).
The discounts range between 5 and 15 %, depending on the airline and the booking class.
You may view the fares by opening https://www.skyteam.com/en/business-solutions/global-meetings/ and entering the code “4106S” into the “Attend a Global Meeting” box. By selecting your point of origin and the dates of your arrival and departure you will be able to view all the various offers provided by all members of SkyTeam which operate on those routes. The system will only allow bookings between 29th of July and 17th of August (those are eligible for the discount).
To avoid possible complications, we strongly suggest switching the language of the website to English (top right corner).
If you experience issues in the process of searching for flights, we suggest trying different web browsers and changing the language of the website to English (top right corner). However, should your issues persist, please use the “Email us a question” button under the “For attendees” heading, found on the left of the website after you unsuccessfully attempt a flight search. Please note that we will not able to help you with any technical issues that may occur during the booking process.

Public transport options from airport (http://www.dpp.cz/en/):
Bus 119 from the airport to Nádraží Veleslavín metro station, line A (green line)
Bus 100 from airport to Zličín metro station, line B (yellow line)
You are required to buy a ticket, either from a ticket machine or at an information desk. You may find the list of all fares at http://www.dpp.cz/en/fares-in-prague/ (we recommend purchasing the 32 CZK ticket). Do not forget to validate your ticket by inserting it into a yellow box inside a bus.

Taxi companies operating from the airport: https://www.prg.aero/en/taxi
Uber also operates in Prague

By train: Prague main railway station
Address
Hlavní nádraží metro station, line C (red line)
http://www.dpp.cz/en/

Transportation in Prague
Upon registration participants will receive a travel card which will allow them to use the public transportation for free for the duration of the congress.
Time tables and routes: http://www.dpp.cz/en/


Accommodation

Prague has become a highly popular tourist destination. For this reason we strongly recommend booking your accommodation as soon as possible. There are many options to choose from, many of which can be found on websites such as booking.com or airbnb.com. We suggest booking either in the area of the congress venue (Dejvice), or in the vicinity of metro A (green line) stations which allows for a quick and easy access to the conference venue as well as the city center. Upon registration participants will receive a travel card which will allow them to use the public transportation for free for the duration of the congress.
There are no special congress deals offered.
Below we list few suggestions:

Hotels
Vienna House Diplomat Prague ****
Price per night: app. €93-116
Breakfast and WiFi included in the rate
App. 900m from the venue (12 mins by walk)
https://www.viennahouse.com/en/diplomat-prague/the-hotel/overview.html

Hotel DAP Praha ***
Price per night: app. €100
Breakfast and WiFi included in the rate
App. 1km from the venue (13 mins by walk)
https://www.volareza.cz/hotel-dap/en/

Student accommodation
Masarykova kolej ***
Price per night: app. €57
App. 450m from the venue (6 mins by walk)
https://www.masarykovakolej.cz/en/home

Further options to be found on https://www.studenthostel.cz/prazdninove-hostely (available in Czech only)


Currency

CZK (Czech koruna)
Exchange rates: https://www.cnb.cz/en/index.html
Most places accept credit cards.


Electricity

230V, wall socket type E (i.e. same as in Germany, France, …)


Tourist information

Prague.eu – The Official Tourist Website for Prague
Honest Guide – YouTube channel with tips&tricks for your stay in Prague