ECREA 2014 will be held at Lisbon Congress Centre / Centro de Congressos de Lisboa (CCL) in the Portuguese capital from Wednesday, 12 to Saturday, 15 November 2014. This venue is easily accessible by bus, tram, train or cab. It is located about 15 minutes from the airport, by the River Tagus and close to Belém, the monumental part of the city.
Getting to Lisbon Lisboa
Air Lisboa International Airport is 7km from the city centre and operates daily flights to and from major cities worldwide. Lisboa Airport has two terminals. Terminal 1 is for International Departures and Domestic Arrivals. Terminal 2 is for Domestic Departures only.
Aerobus Carris Aerobus no. 91 operates a regular service from the Airport to the city centre. The time table runs from 07:45 until 20:15 every 20 minutes.
Further details here: http://www.ana.pt/portal/page/portal/ANA/.
Lisbon city centre is well provided with public transport services. We prepared this guide so you know how to get (almost) everywhere. If your destination is not covered here, consider your options (on Google Maps, for instance) and travel by bus, train, tram and metro. For more about transports in Lisbon follow:
Bus and tram (Carris): http://www.carris.pt/
Train (CP): http://www.cp.pt/
Subway / Metro: http://www.metrolisboa.pt/ (note that the subway will be on strike all day Thursday, November 13).
Getting to Lisbon Congress Centre (CCL) Centro de Congressos de Lisboa
Address: Praca das Industrias, 1300-307 Lisbon. On google maps.
Coordinates: 38°41'57.80"N, 9°10'57.00"W // 38.698952, -9.183484
Bus 714, 728, 732, 727, 756, 751. Nearest stops will be at Rua da Junqueira or Hospital Egas Moniz.
Tram 15E. Nearest stops will be at Rua da Junqueira or Hospital Egas Moniz.
Train Cais Sodre-Cascais line. Nearest stops will be Alcantara-Mar or Belem.
Getting to Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias (ULHT) Pre-Conferences location
Address: Avenida Marechal Craveiro Lopes 2, 1700-284 Lisbon. On google maps.
Coordinates: 38.759581, -9.154587
Bus 701, 717, 736, 747, 750, 767, 778, 798. Nearest stops will be at Campo Grande Norte or Campo Grande (Metro).
Metro Yellow Line and Green Line. Campo Grande Station.
Pátio da Galé
Address: Praca do Comercio, 29, 1100- 148 Lisboa.
Coordinates: 38.708153, -9.137956
Bus 711, 714, 728, 732, 735, 736, 759, 760, 774, 781; night/early hours 206, 207, 208, 210 (nearest stop at Pç. do Comércio).
Tram 15E, 25E (nearest stop at Pç. do Comércio).
Address: Rua Barata Salgueiro 39, 1269-059 Lisboa.
Coordinates: 38.721137, -9.148791
Bus 709, 711, 732, 736; night/early hours 207 (nearest stop at Av. da Liberdade).
Metro Blue Line (nearest stop at Avenida Station).
SIC Television studios
Address: Estrada da Outurela, 119, 2794-052 Carnaxide.
Coordinates: 38.724366, -9.231933
Bus 714 (nearest stop at Outurela, end of line).
Museu do Oriente Orient Museum
Address: Avenida de Brasilia, Doca de Alcantara (Norte), 1350-352 Lisboa.
Coordinates: 38.703028, -9.171137
Bus 712, 728, 714, 738, 742 (nearest stops at Alcantara Mar (Museu do Oriente) or Av. Infante Santo).
Tram 15E, 18E (nearest stop at Av. Infante Santo).
Train Cais Sodre-Cascais line (nearest stops will be Alcântara-Mar). Azambuja-Alcântara Terra line (nearest stops will be Alcântara-Terra line).
From and to anywhere
Taxi cab During the week, between 6am and 9pm the price is 3,25€ + 0,47€/km. At night, weekends and holidays the price is 3,90€ + 0,56€/km. Luggage extra charge is 1,60€ (when larger than 55x35x20cm) and phone call extra charge is 0,80€.
Call for a cab anytime at (+351) 21 343 0677 (Eurocoop) or at (+351) 21 936 2113 (Radio Taxis co).