Logistics

Prices for local transport tickets:
18Kc (single-journey)
25Kc is for normal ticket with possible changings of bus
80Kc One day ticket | 200Kc 7 days ticket

Conference room is located in Public Library

Marked as “C” on this #map
It is a very new building, #image 

If you arrive very early or very late, there could be difficulties with the public transportation. In this case contact us and we will try to fetch you on the bus terminal or the main station. Also if you have any problems involving transportation within Karlovy Vary, feel free to contact us.

Telephone numbers:
Rene Hudec: +420 731 502542

From Prague Airport

There are lots of ways how get to Karlovy Vary, the fastest and most comfortable way is using Student Agency Bus. You can find and buy ticket at web pages: http://www.studentagency.cz
Firstly set direction from Ruzyne terminal 1 to Karlovy Vary and then select the date. If you have any questions about transport please feel free to ask.

Local transport

The IBWS meeting will be held in the Regional Library (you can check the webpage http://www.knihovna.kvary.cz/en/ for informations about the library). Accomodation is arranged in the hotels close by. You can find all the hotels in the map below, all the hotels are within walking distance from the library (approx. thirty minutes walk).

In case you are traveling from Prague by train: You arrive to the ‘Horni nadrazi’ (Upper station) station. Bus line number 1 will take you directly to the hotels ‘U simla’, ‘Penzion Anna’ (stop ‘Dvory’ for both of them) and to the library (stop ‘Krajsky urad’). In order to get to the other hotels, you need to take line 1 or 13 and go to the connection point ‘Trznice’. From there, take bus number 12 or 2. ‘Penzion U Draka’ is near the stop ‘KV Arena’, ‘Hotel Altan’ is near the stop ‘Moskevska’.

If you arrive by bus, i.e. Student Agency from the Prague Airport (or to ‘Dolni nadrazi’ train station – lower station), take bus number 10. The stops are ‘Moskevska’ for Hotel Altan, ‘Dvory’ for Penzion Anna and Hotel ‘U Simla’, ‘KV Arena’ for Penzion U Draka and ‘Krajsky urad’ for the regional library.

Public transport in Karlovy Vary:
http://www.dpkv.cz/

All lines map:
http://www.dpkv.cz/jrady/schema.htm

If you arrive very early or very late, there could be difficulties with the public transportation. In this case contact us and we will try to fetch you on the bus terminal or the main station. Also if you have any problems involving transportation within Karlovy Vary, feel free to contact us.

The taxi is available in Karlovy Vary, althought it is possible that the taxi driver would not understand english.

Phone numbers for taxis are:
+420 353 540 909
+420 602 853 012
+420 353 221 040

The cost of the ride to the hotels or Regional library should be approximately 200 – 250 CZK, usually it’s better to ask the driver before the ride.