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Venue
The conference venue is the University of Lapland Main Building (address Yliopistonkatu 8, 96300 Rovaniemi). The university is located ca. 2 km from the city centre.

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Language
The official language of the symposium is English.

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Travelling to Rovaniemi

  Helsinki-Rovaniemi Rovaniemi-Helsinki 
Finnair (weekdays)
www.finnair.fi 
07:35 – 08:55
12:20 – 13:40
16:20 – 17:40
18:20 – 19:40
20:30 – 21:50
06:00 – 07:15
09:20 – 10:35
14:10 – 15:25
18:05 – 19:20
20:35 – 21:50

  Helsinki-Rovaniemi  Rovaniemi-Helsinki 
Blue1 (weekdays)
www.blue1.com 
05:30 – 06:50
09:05 – 10:25
14:30 – 15:50 
18:10 – 19:35
07:15 – 08:30
10:50 – 12:05
16:15 – 17:30
20:00 – 21:15

  
Trains
- night train from Helsinki arrives in Rovaniemi at 7.51
- train departures from Rovaniemi station to Helsinki after conference closing e.g. at 18.05, 18.35 and 21.10
- for detailed timetables and connections with other cities check the VR website at
www.vr.fi   

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Local travelling in Rovaniemi
The following transfers in Rovaniemi are included in conference participation:

Thursday 30 March 2006
 -
Railway Station – conference hotels – University (train arrival at 7.51) –Airport – conference hotels – University (Finnair flight arrival at 8.55) – please note there is an earlier Blue1 flight arrival at 6.50
 - University – conference hotels after end of Thursday program

Friday 31 March 2006
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conference hotels – University in the morning
 - University – Railway Station and Airport after conference closing

Please note that advance registration is required for the Railway Station and Airport transfers - book your transfer on the conference registration form!

The Rovaniemi Airport is located about 8 km from the city centre. The railway station is located ca. 1.5 km from the city centre.

Airport – City Centre
Airport Express
 –bus from Airport to the city centre and back – drives to all the centre hotels as well as the bus station, ca. 15 minutes, fee 5 €/person. Airport Express departs from the airport immediately after every flight arrival. Check your hotel reception about the pick-up time from your hotel back to the airport. For further information call 016 – 362 222.

Airport Taxi: Cars available at the airport when flights arrive. Airport Taxi transports in the city area and the surroundings. Fee 9 €/person, takes more than one customer at the same time. For further information call 016 – 362 222.

Normal Taxi: Fee from the airport to the city centre ca. 14 €. For several persons in the same taxi the fee is 9 €/person. Taxi number 016 – 106 410.

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