The exact address of the FSD 2018 Congress is H-4032 Debrecen, 1. Egyetem sq., University of Debrecen (main building)
Debrecen can be reached by train as well. Tram line number 1. located directly outside the main railway station reaches the conference venue in 25-30 minutes. Railway timetables are available at https://www.mavcsoport.hu/en
If you plan to travel by car parking on the university campus is free of charge. Parking option offered by hotels may differ in price and availability therefore please contact them directly for parking information. For passage on Hungarian motorways a fee is charged. It is represented by a vignette that can be bought electronically. For information about the charges and purchasing please check: http://e-autopalyamatrica.hu/en
There are direct, scheduled flights to and from Debrecen: Munich (Lufthansa), London (Wizzair), Eindhoven (Wizzair), Milano (Wizzair), Brussels (Wizzair), Malmö (Wizzair), Paris (Wizzair)
Pre-scheduled transportation from and to Budapest Airport by bus: Bus schedule from Budapest airport to Debrecen
There are direct scheduled flights to and from Debrecen airport:
• Munich (Lufthansa)
• London (Wizzair)
• Eindhoven (Wizzair)
• Milano (Wizzair)
• Brussels (Wizzair)
• Malmö (Wizzair)
• Paris (Wizzair)
For more information see: Lufthansa, Wizzair, Debrecen Airport
Pre-scheduled transportation from and to Budapest Airport by bus:
Bus schedule from Budapest airport to Debrecen (August 3): 13:00.
Bus schedule from Debrecen to Budapest airport (August 6): morning (determined later depending on flight schedule of participants).
Distance from Budapest: 230 km (approximately 2 hours drive)
Reaching Debrecen from Budapest Airport by train
Take bus 200E at Liszt Ferenc International Airport Terminal 2 to Kőbánya-Kispest railway station. You can buy e-tickets in advance or at ticket vending machines on site.
Accessibility of the conference venue by car
You have to leave M35 motorway at the exit „Debrecen North”. After it please, drive to the direction of the city centre on Böszörményi street. After 2 km turn left to Doberdo street and please, keep straight. Driving 1 km you will arrive at gate 1 at Doczy street (next to the sports ground of University of Debrecen) or after 1,2 km gate 2 next to the main building of the university.
Public transport in Debrecen
Public transport in Debrecen is provided by DKV Debrecen Exclusive Transport Company Ltd.
You can take the tram 1 or bus 10 at the Railway Station to get to the hotels or conference venue.
Distance to the next bus or tram station: 0 km
Geological coordinates: 47° 33' 21.8" N , 21° 37' 15.1" E
Parking at the venue
Parking is 1.000,- HUF/car/day with a daily ticket. You can get a ticket at the entrance gate.
The organisers cannot accept liability for any personal accidents, loss of belongings or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons that may occur during the Congress.
Visa information for Hungary
Hungary is part of the Schengen Area of 25 European countries. For non-Schengen EU, USA and Canadian citizens a valid passport is sufficient to enter Hungary. Citizens of other countries should check whether visa is needed for them when entering Hungary (for more information please visit the home page of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Hungary). On request, the Organizing Committee will issue invitation letters for visa applications. Please apply in due time for a visa if necessary. Please indicate during the registration if you need a personal invitation to attend the conference. It is important to note that a visa is only a preliminary permission for entry, which does not authorise its bearer automatically to enter the country.
Currency and exchange
The official national Hungarian currency is the Hungarian Forint (HUF). Most of the major credit cards are accepted in Hungary. Currency exchange is possible in Budapest at the airport terminals, railway stations, travel agencies, banks and at ATM cash machines. The exchange rates applied may vary. Click here to see the actual official exchange rates.