Travel and accommodation

TRANSPORTatION

TO AND FROM THE AIRPORT

Arriving by plane you will find yourself at Aalborg Airport, only 15 minutes by bus and taxi from the city centre and the conference facilities. Taxis are outside the terminal and will take you directly to your hotel. Price for taxi ride is DKK 180-250 depending on hotel destination. While in Aalborg, feel free to call a cab: +70 25 25 25

Buses leave from the airport several times per hour and take you to the city centre. The bus fare is DKK 22 per person, cash only. Neither foreign currency nor credit cards are accepted. However, you can withdraw cash from ATM’s at the airport.

As you exit the airport building using the revolving doors at the check-in area, you will find the buses going to downtown Aalborg on your right hand side. The buses with the following numbers and final destinations will take you to the bus terminal in Aalborg which is centrally located (with multiple stops along the way):

12 (Universitetet/University), 70 (Aalborg Busterminal), 71 (Aalborg Busterminal) and 200 (Aalborg Busterminal).

When returning to the airport, you have the following bus options from the bus terminal:

12 (Aabybro), 70 (Thisted Busterminal), 71 (Hjørring Busterminal) and 200 (Blokhus)


To and from the University

Bus 2 (direction Storvorde) leaves from Aalborg Bus terminal each 5 minute from area 3, platform 3. It takes about 16 minutes and you need to get off at AAU Damstræde (Bertil Ohlins Vej) from here there is a 4 minutes’ walk to campus (Kroghstræde 3).

Bus 12 (direction Universitetet (the University) leaves from Aalborg Bus terminal each 15 minute from area A platform A4 and you need to get off at Niels Jernes Vej (Fredrik Bajers Vej), from here there is a 4 minutes’ walk to campus (Kroghstræde 3).

Please find more information at http://www.rejseplanen.dk/.


HOTELS

COMWELL HVIDE HUS AALBORG****

Comwell Hvide Hus Aalborg is located in the largest green spot of Aalborg - the beautiful Kildeparken. Surrounded by the scenic park you will stay in style and comfort your stay in Aalborg. The hotel has 16 floors and a stunning view over the Limfjord and North Denmark’s beautiful countryside. Comwell Hvide Hus Aalborg has 198 tastefully decorated rooms, all with new bathroom and own balcony. Hotel Hvide Hus is located in the centre of Aalborg city and is only a short walk from the charming pedestrians’ streets which offers great shopping, cozy cafés, delightful entertainment, well-preserved buildings and modern architecture etc.

Comwell Hvide Hus Aalborg
Vesterbro 2
DK-9000 Aalborg

Distance to the airport:    7 km
Single room: (approx) DKK 820 // EUR 109      
Double room: (approx) DKK 1,020 // EUR 136
For more information on the hotel, please visit: Comwell Hvide Hus Aalborg.


SCANDIC AALBORG CITY****

Scandic Aalborg City offers 168 modern, air-conditioned rooms with free wireless internet access. The hotel is designed in the best Scandinavian tradition with clean lines and beautiful, light colors. While enjoying a location in the centre of the city, the hotel also neighbors the largest green spot of Aalborg - the beautiful Kildeparken. The hotel is attached to Aalborg Congress & Culture Centre and is located within comfortable walking distance of the train station and the bus terminal. Scandic Aalborg City is located a short walk from the charming pedestrians’ streets which offers great shopping, cozy cafés, delightful entertainment, well-preserved buildings and modern architecture etc.

Scandic Aalborg City
Europa Plads 1
DK-9000 Aalborg

Distance to the airport: 6 km
Standard single room: (approx)  DKK 875 // EUR 117       
Standard double room: (approx)  DKK 1,075 // EUR 143
Business single room: (approx)  DKK 1,075 // EUR 143
Business double room: (approx)  DKK 1,275 // EUR 170
For more information on the hotel, please visit: Scandic Aalborg City.


HOTEL GESTUS***

Hotel Gestus is situated in the heart of Aalborg close to all of the city’s facilities, shops, historic landmarks, beautiful churches, etc. This intimate and cozy hotel has 78 spacious, light rooms decorated in modern Scandinavian style and is a relaxing, perfect place for the active business traveler – here you will find a rare sense of peace in a city hotel.

Hotel Gestus
Vesterbro 36
DK-9000 Aalborg

Distance to the airport: 6 km
Single room: (approx)  DKK 790 // EUR 105     
Double room: (approx)  DKK 990 // EUR 132
For more information on the hotel, please visit: Hotel Gestus.


PHØNIX HOTEL***

The historic Phønix Hotel is one of Aalborg’s largest hotels with 210 rooms and suites, situated in the heart of the city - just a stroll away from shops, restaurants and entertainment. All rooms are fitted with beautiful and cosy furniture and decorated in tasteful colors and offer internet and TV. The hotel was originally the grand town house of Brigadier Halling, and also boasts excellent conference suites. In the hotel you will find the first-class restaurant "Brigadéren” (The Brigadier). There is free wireless internet throughout the hotel, as well as fitness center, spa, and sauna.

Phønix Hotel
Vesterbro 77
DK-9000 Aalborg

Distance to the airport:   6 km
Single room: (approx) DKK 795 // EUR 106      
Double room: (approx) DKK 995 // EUR 133
For more information on the hotel, please visit: Phønix Hotel.


HOTEL CABINN AALBORG**

Since October 2009, CABINN has welcomed guests at this modern economy-class hotel in the heart of Aalborg. CABINN’s next-door neighbor is Aalborg’s new shopping centre Friis. The hotel has 239 rooms, all with private bath and toilet as well as phone, TV and a free wifi. Many of Aalborg’s excellent restaurants are only a 15-minute walk from the hotel, and a 5-minute walk will take you to the scenic waterfront and the two spectacular cultural centers Utzon Center and Nordkraft.

CABINN Aalborg
Fjordgade 20
DK-9000 Aalborg

Distance to the airport:    6 km
Single room: (approx) DKK 635 // EUR 85     
Commodore double room (approx) DKK 875 // EUR 117
For more information on the hotel, please visit: CABINN AALBORG


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