Brno occupies a strategic location in the contemporary European transportation
The city is located at the crossroads of freeways D1 and D2 that form a
part of the trans-european highways west to east (France - Ukraine: E 50),
and north - south (Scandinavia - the Balkans: E 65).
The rail route from the Balkans to western Europe and Scandinavia passes
through Brno (Budapest - Prague - Berlin). Brno is also a stop on the
Euro-City Express route (Prague - Vienna). Time tables are available on
Brno is connected with the majority of big towns in Europe. Many of the
bus-lines go through Prague from where, between 5:00 am and 9:00 pm, the bus
service is practically continuous. All connections can be found on
Current flights connect Brno with London, Moscow and Prague. The airport (IATA Code: BRQ)
is only 7.5 km from downtown. All information are available on the web page
The international airports in Prague and in Vienna serviced by international
airlines are only about 2 hours car or bus ride away. As a part of your airlines ticket you can get the ticket
for a special bus connection (the CSA operates between Prague-PRG and Brno-ZDN and the Austrian operates
between Vienna-VIE and Brno-ZDN).
All standard bus connections from Prague or Vienna are on
Public transport in the City of Brno
The transport network contains the tramway, trolleybus and bus lines. The general information are on http://www.dpmb.cz/e41.asp. Specific information for conference participants (including location of pertinent stops) was prepared on conference local maps.