49th European Marine Biology Symposium

September 812, 2014, St. Petersburg, Russia, Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences

 
 

Travel information

FROM THE PULKOVO AIRPORT:
If you wish to make your journey to the hotel the cheapest, we recommend you to take the bus no. 39 or K-39 starting from the terminal and going directly to "Moskovskaya" metro station. The bus ticket costs 25-36 roubles, cash only; the single token for the metro costs 28 roubles, cash only, too. Prices are valid for August, 2014. From "Moskovskaya" metro station, there is a straight metro line (M2, blue, without interchange) to metro station "Tekhnologichesky Institute". Leave the metro, and spend 3 min by feet to reach the venue hotel "Sokos Olympia Garden". The pedestrian map is here

The official site of Pulkovo airport http://www.pulkovoairport.ru/en/

Transport directions:
bus - http://www.pulkovoairport.ru/en/transport/bus/

taxi - http://www.pulkovoairport.ru/en/transport/taxi/

You can also reach Moskovskaya metro station or the hotel by taxi. We recommend you to arrive on September 6-7, during these two days only our support team will meet the participants in the airport and will help in calling the taxi and in payment process. Our support team will be there from 8 a.m. till 12 p.m. Please inform us 2-3 days before the arrival about the date and the flight no. via e-mail embs2014@gmail.com or search for our representative carrying the logo of EMBS-49, in the Arrival hall. The approximate price for the taxi from the airport to the venue hotel is 25 Euro (900 roubles). Prices are valid for April, 2014; they may change in September, but we do not expect much of increase. Please note that the only official taxi service from Pulkovo allows credit/debit card payment. In all the other cases, you need cash in roubles. The  Organizing Committee does not perform the money exchange and has no obligations if you take inofficial taxi.

PLEASE PAY YOUR ATTENTION: The Organizing Committee do not recommend you using the taxi other than listed here http://www.pulkovoairport.ru/en/transport/taxi/  in case you decide not to seek for the help of our support team!

FROM THE RAILWAY STATIONS:
If you will decide to arrive to our city by the train, we recommend you to use the metro as the most cheapest and reliable transport, especially during the daytime. This will allow use escaping the traffic jams in the city center and saving your money. All the railway stations have their own hall of the metro station, please follow the signs "Metro station". The Organizing Committee will not provide the support for this type of transportation.

Moskovsky Railway station - metro station "Ploschad Vosstaniya" (line M1, red) - go straight without interchange to the metro station "Tekhnologichesky Institute". Leave the metro, and spend 3 min by feet to reach the venue hotel "Sokos Olympia Garden". The pedestrian map is here

Baltiisky Railway station - metro station "Baltiiskaya" (line M1, red) - go straight without interchange to the metro station "Tekhnologichesky Institute". Leave the metro, and spend 3 min by feet to reach the venue hotel "Sokos Olympia Garden". The pedestrian map is here

Finlandsky Railway station
- metro station "Ploschad Lenina" (line M1, red) - go straight without interchange to the metro station "Tekhnologichesky Institute". Leave the metro, and spend 3 min by feet to reach the venue hotel "Sokos Olympia Garden". The pedestrian map is here

Vitebsky Railway station - metro station "Pushkinskaya" (line M1, red) - go straight without interchange to the metro station "Tekhnologichesky Institute". Leave the metro, and spend 3 min by feet to reach the venue hotel "Sokos Olympia Garden". The pedestrian map is here

Ladozhsky Railway station - metro station "Ladozhskaya" (line M4, yellow) - go to the metro station "Dostoevskaya", then interchange to "Vladimirskaya" (line M1, red), then go to "Tekhnologichesky Institute". Leave the metro, and spend 3 min by feet to reach the venue hotel "Sokos Olympia Garden". The pedestrian map is here

FROM FERRY TERMINALS:
We particularly do not recommend this way to take to our city because of the hard logistics upon your arrival. The Organizing Committee will not provide the support for this type of transportation. However, you may choose this way to come back to some Baltic States.

ST.PETERSBURG METRO MAP
http://www.saint-petersburg.com/transport/metro/map/