Travel information

If you need assistance on travel please contact:

Attila Dunai (dunai@georgikon.hu, mobile: +36-30-494-7692) or Tamas Hermann (lq2015@georgikon.hu, mobile: +36-30-389-4329)

Conference shuttle bus service from the Budapest Airport and Budapest city center to Hotel Helikon in Keszthely will be organised.

You can catch the transfer bus at two different places on Monday (01 June):

-          1. stop: 18:15 – 19:15 Budapest Hotel Marriott, Apáczai Csere János str. 4. „LQ2015” will be indicated on the bus.

-          2. stop: 20:00 – 20:30 Budapest Airport. The bus driver is waiting for the participants with the „LQ2015 Participants” label. The meeting point is between the Terminal 2A and 2B at the Hertz car rental Office.

price: 15 Euros (one way); 30 Euros (return), you can pay for the transfer service on the first conference day (02 June) at the registration desk.

 

Conference shuttle bus service to the Budapest Airport from Hotel Helikon will be also organised. (Exact details of departure will be provided at the venue.)

  • On the 4th of June, at the end of the field trip, a bus leaves directly to the airport (best for evening flights after 7PM)
  • On the 5th June early morning, from Hotel Helikon, Keszthely to Budapest Airport.

 

If you want to take any of the conference shuttles – in order to book your seat – please send this info with indicating which one(s) – to Attila Dunai (dunai@georgikon.hu) or Tamas Hermann (lq2015@georgikon.hu).

 

Travelling individually to Keszthely

Flight to Budapest: Liszt Ferenc International Airport

There are different ways to reach Keszthely from Budapest by public transportation. This page gives you some hints about travel.

a) From Budapest to Keszthely:

  • By bus (preferred): Buses depart from Budapest at bus station called „Népliget”. The travel is appr. 2 hours. The online timetable is available here.
  • By train: Trains depart from Budapest at “Déli pályaudvar”. Travel time is appr. 2.5 hours. The online timetable is available here.
  • By taxi:  Directly at airport departure. Travel time is 2 hours. Price: appr. 140 euros.

 

b) From Liszt Ferenc International Airport to bus station “Népliget” in Budapest:

  • By airport minibus (preferred): There is a city minibus service called Airport Shuttle which provides you a door to door airport transfer within Budapest. The Airport Minibus (+36 1 296 8555) will take you anywhere in the city for s fixed price. For further information, please visit its homepage: www.airportshuttle.hu/en  You can make your booking online or upon your arrivel to the airport.
  • By public bus (BKV): First take bus 200E to “Kőbánya Kispest” then Metro M3 to “Népliget”.
  • Take a taxi. (appr. 20 Euros to “Népliget” bus station and takes appr. 20 minutes)

 

c) From Liszt Ferenc International Airport to train station “Déli pályaudvar” in Budapest:

  • By airport minibus: There is a city minibus service called Airport Shuttle which provides you a door to door airport transfer within Budapest. The Airport Minibus (+36 1 296 8555) will take you anywhere in the city for a fixed price. For further information, please visit its homepage: www.airportshuttle.hu/en  You can make your booking online or on your arrivel to the airport.
  • By public bus (BKV): First take bus 200E to “Kőbánya Kispest” then Metro M3 to “Deák tér” then Metro M2 to “Déli pályaudvar”.
  • Take a taxi (appr. 40 Euros, takes appr. 40 minutes)

 

 

Direct flights from limited destinations also operate to Hévíz-Balaton Airport. (http://www.hevizairport.com/)