The Xth Black Holes Workshop will be held in the auditorium of the "Ambiente e Ordenamento" department, inside the Aveiro University campus (picture of the latter above), .

Campus location:

The location of the "Ambiente e Ordenamento" department, inside the university campus, is indicated in the map below. The blue line indicates the directions fom the train station (zoom out). For a detailed plan of the Campus click here.

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From other cities in Portugal:

Aveiro is very well connected to other cities. By train, there are regular urban, regional and fast services to and from the areas of: Porto (~35min-1h), Braga/Guimarães (~1h30-2h30), Coimbra (~25min-1h) and Lisbon (~2h00-2h30). There are also several express coach services from many cities  around the country (click here for example).

From the train station:

Once in Aveiro, the Campus can be reached on foot in 25-30 min. There are also city buses (numbers L11 and L6; number L11 stops inside the campus) which depart regularly from the train station, where you can also find taxis (or call +351 234 385 799).

From abroad:

If travelling from abroad, the closest airport is Porto and the next to nearest is Lisbon. Both are well connected by train. If travelling from Porto it is easiest to take the metro line to Campanhã train station from the airport (line E), and then take a train from Campanhã to Aveiro. From Lisbon aiport you can take a taxi, bus or metro (red line) to the Oriente train station and then take a train to Aveiro. At Oriente you can also find several express coach services to several points of the country.


Universidade Aveiro,
Campus de Santiago,
3810-183 Aveiro, Portugal

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