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Travel Information

The address where AMBIA takes place:

Faculty of Informatics
Masaryk University
Botanická 68a
602 00 Brno
Czech Republic

GPS location: 49°12'36.5"N 16°35'56.4"E

Travelling by plane (Prague international airport):

There is a bus station in front of the arrival hall of Prague international airport. Look for yellow buses operated by RegioJet. This company operates a direct connection to Brno. The buses leave the airport every hour (at xx:35) between 7:35 and 21:35. In Brno, the buses stop in the vicinity of the railway station. In front of the railway station there is a tram stop. Take tram no. 1 heading to Řečkovice. Go to the stop "Hrnčířská", which is located approx. 400 meters from AMBIA. Prior to entering the tram you need to buy and validate the ticket. The tickets are sold either on the platform (yellow ticket machines) or by the tram driver. Buy the ticket for 60 minutes, it costs 25 CZK.

Travelling by plane (Vienna international airport):

There is a bus station in front of the arrival hall of Vienna international airport. Look for yellow buses operated by RegioJet on the left-most platform. This company operates a direct connection to Brno. The buses leave the airport at 9:15, 11:15, 15:00, 18:15, and 20:00. In Brno, the buses stop in the vicinity of the railway station. In front of the railway station there is a tram stop. Take tram no. 1 heading to Řečkovice. Go to the stop "Hrnčířská", which is located approx. 400 meters from AMBIA. Prior to entering the tram you need to buy and validate the ticket. The tickets are sold either on the platform (yellow ticket machines) or by the tram driver. Buy the ticket for 60 minutes, it costs 25 CZK.

Alternatively, you can take train from the Airport Train Station to the Vienna Main Train Station (Wien Hauptbahnhof), which runs each 30min and the trip takes 15min. Then you take train to Brno Main Train Station (Brno Hlavní nádraží), which runs each 2h and the trip takes 1.5h. Combined train ticket from airport to Brno costs just 14EUR if bought at least 1 day in advance via e-shop of Czech Railways (www.cd.cz).
Once you are in Brno, leave the station building. There is a tram stop. Take tram no. 1 heading to Řečkovice. Go to the stop "Hrnčířská", which is located approx. 400 meters from AMBIA. Prior to entering the tram you need to buy and validate the ticket. The tickets are sold either on the platform (yellow ticket machines) or by the tram driver. Buy the ticket for 60 minutes, it costs 25 CZK.

Travelling by plane (Brno international airport):

In front of the arrival hall of Brno-Tuřany International Airport there is a bus stop. Take bus no. 76 from the airport and get off at the final stop Hlavní nádraží. Take tram no. 1 heading to Řečkovice. Go to the stop "Hrnčířská", which is located approx. 400 meters from AMBIA. Prior to entering the bus you need to buy and validate the ticket. The tickets are sold either in the airport hall or by the bus driver. Buy the ticket for 60 minutes, it costs 25 CZK.

Travelling by train:

In front of the Brno main railway station Brno hlavní nádraží there is a tram stop. Take tram no. 1 heading to Řečkovice. Go to the stop "Hrnčířská", which is located approx. 400 meters from AMBIA. Prior to entering the tram you need to buy and validate the ticket. The tickets are sold either on the platform (yellow ticket machines) or by the tram driver. Buy the ticket for 60 minutes, it costs 25 CZK.

Travelling by taxi (from Brno international airport):

The average fare between the airport and the Faculty of Informatics is approx. 400 CZK (15 EUR).

Summer School of Masaryk University 2017
Centre for Biomedical Image Analysis, Faculty of Informatics

Latest updates
The AMBIA 2017 web pages have been published. Feb 16, 2017

The Tugenhat Villa

Courtesy of M. Bouška