Peda-forum-päivät 2018

INFO

Travelling to Turku

Turku is easy to reach by train, bus or plane.

Trains arrive to Turku from the directions of Helsinki and Tampere. The distance from the main railway station to the city centre Market square is about 800 m, and to the conference venue 2.5 km.

The long distance buses stop at the main bus station, also about 800 m from the Market square. Onnibus company has also other stops in the city centre.

The Turku airport is located about 8 km from the city centre. The bus line no. 1 runs between the airport and the city centre Market square every about 20 minutes. The same bus continues from the Market square to Turku harbour in case you arrive to Turku by a ferry e.g from Stockholm.

If you arrive with your own car, parking is free of charge during the Peda-forum in the University parking area of Educarium (behind the Educarium/Publicum building on Assistentinkatu street) . In addition there are some parking spaces that are not subject to a charge on the side of the roads near the campus and administered by the City of Turku.

Local travel

The local bus routes and all the information on bus timetables can be easily found at the Föli website. A single ticket costs 3 eur and you can buy the ticket from the driver. The ticket is valid for 2 hours.
To call a taxi, please dial 02 10041.

Campus area

Natura
Osoite Henrikinkatu 2

Agora
Osoite Vesilinnantie 3

Educarium
Osoite Assistentinkatu 5

Publicum
Osoite Assistentinkatu 7

Arcanum
Osoite Arcanuminkuja 1

ASA-huset
Osoite Vänrikinkatu 3

Accommodation
A quota of rooms has been reserved for the Peda-forum participants is several city centre hotels. Please see the details below.

Original Sokos Hotel Hamburger Börs, 14–16 August 2018

Single room, standard           112 €/night
Double room standard         122 €/night
Bookings directly to the hotel. The quota and prices are valid until 15 June 2018.
Booking code: BPEDA2018
Bookings through website: www.sokoshotels.fi
Choose the hotel Original Sokos Hotel Hamburger Börs
Bookings through sales office, tel. 020 1234 6000 or by email: sokos.hotels@sok.fi

Original Sokos Hotel City Börs, 14–16 August 2018

Single room, standard             99 €/night
Double room, standard         109 €/night
Bookings directly to the hotel. The quota and prices are valid until  15 June 2018.
Booking code: BPEDA18
Booking through website: www.sokoshotels.fi
Choose hotel Original Sokos Hotel City Börs
Bookings through sales office, tel. 020 1234 6000 or by email: sokos.hotels@sok.fi

Scandic Hotel Julia, 14–16 August 2018

Single room, standard             116 € /night
Double room, standard            136 €/night
Single room, Family standard Plus                   146 €/night
Double room, Family standard Plus                 166 €/night
Bookings directly to the hotel. The quota and prices are valid until 24 July 2018.
Booking code: BPEF140818
Booking by phone, tel. 02 336 000
or by email: julia@scandichotels.com
Or through the weblinkhttps://www.scandichotels.fi/julia?bookingcode=BPEF140818
Hotel website: https://www.scandichotels.fi/hotellit/suomi/turku/scandic-julia

Centro Hotel Turku, 14–16 August 2018

Single room, standard            96 € /night
Double room, standard        120 €/night
Bookings directly to the hotel. The quota and prices are valid until 14 June 2018.
Booking code: Pedaforum2018
Bookings by phone, tel. 02 211 8100
or by email: centro@centrohotel.com
Hotel website: http://www.centrohotel.com/fi/

Hotel Caribia, 14–16 August 2018

Single room, standard           98 € /night
Double room, standard          118 €/night
Bookings directly to the hotel. The quota and prices are valid until  16 July 2018.
Booking code: Pedaforum 2018
Booking by phone, tel. 030 6874 000
or by email: hotelsales.caribia@holidayclub.fi
website: https://www.holidayclubresorts.com/fi/kohteet/caribia/

For more accommodation options and information about Turku, please visit the local tourist info pages www.visitturku.fi/en

Peda-forum MAP – on the map you will find the Peda-forum venues, social programme venues, suggested walking route to the University hill (Yliopistonmäki), Peda-forum hotels as well as the stations (bus, train and ferry).