TRANSPORT HOTELS <-> CONFERENCE VENUE

By bus

TST bus number 124 (timetable) runs every 15 minutes from Costa da Caparica (where hotels surrounding spot X are located) and takes around 19m to arrive to the conference venue (“Monte/Universidade” in the timetable)

Some important words in Portuguese to understand the timetables:

-        Partida = Departure

-        Chegada = Arrival

-        Horas = Hours

-        Domingos e Feriados = Sundays and Holydays

-        Sábados = Saturdays

-        Dias úteis = Working days (Monday to Friday)

-        Percurso = Itinerary


By taxi

From the Caparica hotels to the conference venue (Campus of Universidade Nova) it is a ride of less than 10 minutes by taxi. You can call a taxi using one of the following local numbers:

 

Taxi Provider

Telephone

Cooperativa Táxis Almada

21 259 67 68

Ratalma

21 275 41 94

Expresso Táxis

21 295 22 79


By shuttle

During the conference period (12 to 14 September), a free shuttle will be provided between the hotels’ zone and the conference venue. The shuttle will pick the participants in 3 spots in the morning and will bring them back there after the conference or after the following evening events, according to the timetable below.

Spot X – INATEL Caparica – “Um lugar ao sol”

Spot Y – Hotel Costa da Caparica

Nearby hotels:

·       Hotel Residencial Colibri

·       Hotel Praia do Sol

·       Residencial Real

·        Residencial Mar e Sol

 

Spot Z – Melia Aldeia dos Capuchos

 

Shuttle timetable (to be confirmed)

Day

Hour

Departure

Direction

12 September
(Wednesday)

08.00
08.15
08.30
18.30

Spot X
Spot Y
Spot Z
Campus

To campus
To campus
To campus
To hotels (3 spots)

13 September
(Thursday)

08.00
08.15
08.30
21.00 *

Spot X
Spot Y
Spot Z
Campus

To campus
To campus
To campus
To hotels (3 spots)

14 September
(Friday)

08.30 AM
08.45 AM
09.00 AM
18.30
23.00 ***

Spot X
Spot Y
Spot Z
Campus
Gala dinner site

To campus
To campus
To campus
To gala dinner site **
To hotels (3 spots)

 

* - Estimated end time of Welcome Reception to be held at the campus
** - Gala dinner will be preceded by a brief tour
*** - Estimated end time of the Gala dinner