Conference Information

Arrival at the Congress Center Hamburg

1. Public transport
From the airport, by Airport Express bus to metro station Ohlsdorf. From there take metro U1 to Stephansplatz station.
Fare: Euro 2.20 (subject to change)
Time required: approx. 35 minutes to main railway station (Hauptbahnhof)
With your name badge, you are entitled to use the Hamburg Public Transport System during the time of the conference. The network includes buses, S-Bahn and U-Bahn (metro) and some of the port ferries.

2. Private Bus operators
Take Jasper Airport-City Bus to the main railway station (Hauptbahnhof) and from there take the S-Bahn to Dammtor Station.
Fare: Euro 4.35 single ticket and Euro 6.40 return (subject to change)
Time required: approx. 30 to 40 minutes to main railway station

3. Taxi
The taxi trip from the airport to CCH takes between 30 and 45 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.
Fare: approx. Euro 20.00

Conference languages
The Conference languages are English

The voltage in Germany is 220 V.

Handicapped facilities
WC' s for the handicapped are available in the entrance hall next to Room 6 and in the lift hall next to rooms 1 and 2. Parking spaces for the handicapped are available on parking decks P1 and P2 next to the lifts. On request, handicapped persons will receive assistance from reception for use of the lifts.

Left-luggage lockers are available (coin-operated, insert Euro 1,00) between the Conference Office and the reception of the CCH.

Meeting Point
The “Meeting Point“ in the CCH lobby is a useful place to meet up with colleagues, etc.

Messages for all of the EABS 2008 Summit participants and exhibitors can be left at the Conference Office for posting on the “Message Board”. Announcements for participants and exhibitors via the public address system are not possible.

Parking facilities are available in the CCH basement garage.
Women's parking spaces:
There are 60 parking spaces on the lower park deck P2 reserved exclusively for women.

Phone / Fax
Participants can make national and international phone calls directly via credit-card and pay phones at the CCH Service Center. A credit-card operated telefax machine is also available there.

There is a letterbox and stamp machine situated in the CCH Service Center in the Entrance Hall of the CCH. The nearest post office is at Stephansplatz, which is about a five minute walk from the CCH.

There is a taxi pick-up point in front of the Radisson SAS Hotel Hamburg, which is directly linked with the CCH.

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