Organisational Details 2018


Conference 2018

Here you find all details on:

  • The Venue
  • Hotel rooms
  • Travel information

Please do not hesitate to contact us in case you have any queries.

The Venue


The 9th EFAConference: Will take place on 08th - 10th March 2018 in the Hotel Astoria in Lucerne, Switzerland.

 

You have never been to Lucerne or the Lucerne - Lake Lucerne Region? Then the best thing to do is to look at the city portrait and the promo film of the Region Weggis Vitznau Rigi: City Profile - Lucerne

Pictures by Lucerne Tourismus (www.luzern.com)

Hotel Astoria

 

The four-star Hotel Astoria is located right in the middle of Lucerne City. The design by the prestigious architects and Pritzker prize winners Herzog & de Meuron gives the hotel a breathtaking frame.

 

You will reach the lake, the Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre, the train station, the historic old town with the famous Chapel Bridge and the world's best-known watch and jewellery outlets in only five minutes on foot.

 

Hotel Astoria

Pilatusstrasse 29

6002 Lucerne, Switzerland

Phone +41 41 226 88

 

Hotel Astoria, Lucerne

Participants may book their hotel accommodation via the Conference Reservation form. The Organisation Comitee will take care about the reservation. The hotel room price is NOT included in the conference fare. The participants have to pay their reservation on-site. Please consider the cancelling charges in the Conditions for Participation.

The number of rooms is limited and subject to availability. We recommend to register well in advance.

Room rates:

 

Single room:

Double room:

CHF 215.00 / night

CHF 240.00 / night


Travel information


Notification:

If you travel by car, please use the car parking at the main Station (Bahnhofparking) and use the underneath mentioned DIRECTIONS FROM MAIN STATION ON FOOT to get to the Hotel Astoria!

Directions from Zurich, Bern, Basel BY CAR

(Motorway / Autobahn A2)

  • Use the following link to reach the Bahnhofparking: Bahnhofparking or type "Bahnhofparking Luzern" on your Navi
  • To get to the Hotel see paragraph "DIRECTIONS FROM MAIN STATION ON FOOT"

Directions from ZRH Airport BY TRAIN

(by train)

  • The SBB travel centre is located below the Airport Center in the Check-in 3 area.
  • Arriving passengers can purchase tickets from the machines in customs halls 1 and 2.
  • Take the Train to Lucerne (Luzern)
  • Time table:
    • xx:47 - direct Train via Zurich main station
    • xx:18 - Train change at Zurich main station
    • Link to Swiss Federal Railways:
      SBB.ch
  • Use the in the next column mentioned description to get from the Lucerne main station to the Hotel Astoria.

Directions from Gotthard BY CAR

(Motorway / Autobahn A2)

  • Use the following link to reach the Bahnhofparking: Bahnhofparking or type "Bahnhofparking Luzern" on your Navi
  • To get to the Hotel see paragraph "DIRECTIONS FROM MAIN STATION ON FOOT"

Directions from main Station ON FOOT

(450 meters / 5 minutes)

  • Main station Lucerne, exit "West"
  • Walk along «Pilatusstrasse» (circa 350m)
  • Past the «Renaissance Lucerne Hotel»
  • Go across «Hirschmattstrasse»
  • «Hotel Astoria» left about circa 100m
  • Main entrance at the «Winkelriedstrasse»