28.05.2018

Travel & Venue

Travel

You have the following alternatives for arriving to Jyväskylä: 

1. Fly directly to Jyväskylä.

The flight from Helsinki to Jyväskylä is usually quick, but sometimes the flight is via Kokkola or similar making the flight time longer. The airport is located about 20 km outside Jyväskylä meaning an additional taxi ride to and from the airport. Schedules for flights between Helsinki and Jyväskylä in August:

 HELSINKI - JYVÄSKYLÄ
 Monday - Friday Saturday Sunday
 12:10 - 14:35    
   13:00 - 13:45  13:00 - 13:45
 15:50 - 16:35    
   16:55 - 18:00  16:55 - 18:00
 23:40 - 00:25    23:40 - 00:25

 

JYVÄSKYLÄ - HELSINKI
 Monday - Friday Saturday Sunday
 05:55 - 06:40  05:55 - 06:40  
   14:15 – 16:00  14:15 – 16:00
 14:55 - 15:40    
 17:00 - 17:45    
   18:00 - 20:15  18:00 - 20:15

 

2. Fly to Helsinki and take a train to Jyväskylä (directly from the airport).
The train from Helsinki to Jyväskylä is quite convenient and cost effective these days and the journey takes about 3 hours and 30 minutes taking you right into the city centre. The train time tables and prices can be found at www.vr.fi/en, be sure to state Helsinki airport as your starting point.

3. Fly to Tampere and take a train from there to Jyväskylä.
The flight from Helsinki to Tampere is about 25 minutes (60 minutes for the flight from Stockholm to Tampere). The airport is also outside of the city centre meaning a taxi/bus ride to the railway station from where a train journey to Jyväskylä takes about 1 hour 30 minutes. The train time tables and prices can be found at www.vr.fi/en


Instructions for using the map above:
1. Click on the icon at the top left corner. 
2. To view individual routes remove the selection of other numbered routes (1, 2, for example). 

Venue

EuroCALL 2018 takes place in the University of Jyväskylä's Mattilanniemi Campus area. Agora building is located by the lake Jyväsjärvi, about 1,5 kilometers from the city centre.

Visiting address: Mattilanniemi 2, Jyväskylä

 

 

Jyväskylä - Getting here & Practical tips for your stay 

Information about how to get to Jyväskylä as well as useful information on the Jyväskylä Region (on Jyväskylä Convention Bureau's website):

 

Alvar Aalto Museum - reduced entrance fee

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Jyväskylä is the city of world renowned architect Alvar Aalto. To visit the Alvar Aalto Museum is not only to immerse yourself in the world of Aalto’s architecture, design and personal history but it is an architectonic experience of space and building at the same time. Opening hours, location and more information: https://www.alvaraalto.fi/en/location/alvar-aalto-museum/

By presenting your congress name badge you are entitled to a reduced entrance fee
– WELCOME TO THE ALVAR AALTO MUSEUM!