How to reach Guimarães/Conference Venue?
The nearest airport is located in Oporto city, “Aeroporto Francisco Sá Carneiro”.
There are three different possibilities of reaching Guimarães from the airport "Aeroporto Francisco Sá Carneiro" (50 km apart):
1. By car from Oporto Airport: 40 minutes by Highway (toll payments – about 10 €), you can rent-a-car at the Airport. If you are driving and using a GPS navigation system, you should identify the conference venue (Centro Cultural Vila Flor) by entering the following location:
Latitude: 41°26'13.69"N; Longitude: 8°17'40.19"W
2. By taxi from Oporto Airport: 40 minutes, cost of 60 to 80 €.
3. The cheapest option is to take the "Metro do Porto" (www.metrodoporto.pt - download here the timetable), from the Airport Station (in front of the airport building) to the railway station "Estação de Campanhã". From the Railway Station you should take the train to Guimaães (www.cp.pt - download the timetable here).