Getting to Mikulov
How to get from Brno to Mikulov?
There will be a conference bus going from Brno (departing from the
Faculty of Informatics) directly to the hotel on the first day and
back on the last day of the workshop.
How to get from Prague to Mikulov?
The best way to get from Prague to Mikulov is the way via Brno
It is probably easiest to
use Student Agency buses
they sell direct tickets from Prague Airport to Brno center. The
transport from the aiport is operated by a small yellow shuttle (in
contrast to standard yellow buses), that will take you to the Prague
main bus station ,,Florenc", where you change for the bus going to
Other possibility is to go to the Prague downtown and then take
train or bus connection to Brno. To get downtown, you can use either
airport express bus
, or you can take bus going to any subway
station, e.g. ,,Dejvická ", and then continue to bus or train
station. Buses to Brno leave from ,,Florenc" bus station, while trains
leave either from ,,Praha Holešovice" (recommended, usual departure of
the fast EC trains) or ,,Praha main station".
How to get from Wien to Mikulov?
How to get from Wien to Brno?
There are Student Agency
going directly from Vienna airport to Brno, again it is
advised to book the ticket in advance from Student Agency.
Alternatively, you may go to Vienna downtown using the standard or CAT
train to ,,Wien Mitte". Then you can use the Vienna S-bahn (frequently
operating extremely fast local train connection, much better than
subway!) to get to ,,Wien Nord/Praterstern" to continue with Student
Agency bus from citycenter, or to "Wien Sudbahnhof" to take train to
Brno (preferable).The trip takes approximately one and half
hour. Search e.g. at idos.cz
Flying via Bratislava
After you manage to get to the main train station, there are many
fast trains going to Brno.
Flying to Brno
There is a small international airport in Brno, however, it might
be difficult to find a suitable flight.
How to get from Brno to Mikulov?
There will be a conference bus going from Brno (departing from the Faculty of Informatics)
directly to the hotel on the first day and back on the last day of the workshop.
There is also good bus and train
connection taking appx. one hour, see idos.cz
Getting to Brno
For finding train or bus connections we recommend to use the system
. It also contains mass transit
system timetables of major Czech cities (including Prague and
Brno). It does not contains Vienna mass transit system, however, it is
able to find direct bus connections from Vienna airport to Brno.
Train tickets can be purchased right before departure (credit cards
are accepted). A reasonable option is to travel with Student Agency
buses (direct buses from Prague and Vienna airport). You can buy
ticket in the bus (no credit cards), however, it is strongly
recommended to reserve the ticket
via Student Agency web
, since these buses use to be fully booked.
For international arrivals we recommend to take flight to Prague,
Vienna or Bratislava (if convenient). After arriving at the airport,
it usually takes 3 to 4 hours by bus or train to arrive to Brno from
any of these cities.
Getting around Brno
All the trams and buses in Brno use the same tickets, you can buy
them at yellow vending machines on most stops in the city. The basic
ticket costs 18 Czech Crowns (~ 0.7 euro) and is good for 15
Trams usually come every few minutes and the trip will take 10-15
minutes. See following for travel between the faculty and the
Getting to the Faculty of Informatics
Take tram no. 1 heading to Řečkovice, get out on Hrnčířská stop,
then follow the map. Entrance of the building is from the west