Venue and Location
Accommodation in Bern
Bern Tourism Website
Bern Youth Hostel
Hotel Glocke, Backpackers Bern
Moving around, public transport in Bern
Bern is a small but beautiful city (UNESCO World Heritage Site).
The conference venue (University) is 5 minutes walking distance from the railway station and within walking distance from most of the hotels.
Typically, day passes for the city bus are included in the hotel arrangements.
Rental bicycles are available from https://www.publibike.ch/en/publibike/.
Arrival by train and plane
Bern is linked to the European high-speed train system, connecting the major European cities. Travelling by train is strongly recommended.
The nearest international airports are Zurich, Geneva or Basel. Direct trains to Bern leave every 30 minutes and the ride takes ca 1.5 hr (https://www.sbb.ch/en).