Congress Venue
Prague Congress Centre
5. kvetna 1640/65, Nusle
140 00 Prague 4
Czech Republic

Arrival to the Prague Congress Centre

Arriving by plane:
Prague Vaclav Havel airport is located 30 minutes away from the city center. All major European airlines serve Prague, and there are direct oversea flights from Dubai, New York, Philadelphia, Seoul, Shanghai and Toronto.
An Airport express bus directly connects the airport and the main railway station (enabling direct access to the metro C line.)

By taxi:
Use the provider FIX TAXI and Taxi Praha for getting from/to the airport. They operate nonstop at guaranteed prices, based on number of kilometres travelled.
Sales counters of taxi service providers are located at the Terminals 1 and 2 Arrival Halls. Boarding points are clearly marked in front of both Arrival Halls.

Arriving by train:
Prague is well connected by long distance trains among others from Berlin, Hamburg and Vienna. Further details for train travel can be checked at https://www.seat61.com/Czech.htm .

Cut your CO2 emissions by taking the train, by up to 90%

Public transportation:
The Prague Congress Centre is adjacent to the Vyšehrad station on Line C of the Prague underground railway network. You receive your complimentary public transportation pass once picking up your name badge.

Climate:
Prague has a continental climate, with warm, humid summer days. In June the average temperature is 20°C/68°F.

Currency:
The official currency is the Czech Koruna CZK. Exchange of foreign currency is available at the airport, train station, at most hotels, banks and exchange offices.

Disclaimer
The Organizers cannot accept liability for injuries or losses of whatever nature incurred by participants, nor for loss of or damage to their luggage and/or personal belongings.

Language
The official language of the Congress is English.

Personal Insurance
We recommend that all participants take out a personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

Program Changes
The Organizers cannot assume liability for any changes in the program due to external unforeseen circumstances.

Safety
As in all major cities and congress venues, people should take care of their personal belongings. It is not advised to wear your congress badge outside the XXV IAPRD Congress activities. Especially in touristic hotspots (Charles bridge, Old town, Prague castle) please be aware of pickpockets.

Smoking Policy
Smoking is not allowed at the venue; the meeting is a non-smoking event.

Visa
The Czech Republic is part of the European Schengen area. The entry formalities for Czech Republic vary accordingly to the country of origin. A letter of invitation can be issued by the congress and registration office.