Sponsors: IBM    Microsoft   

Location

Venue Address

The contest will be held at the Department, Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto.

DCC/FCUP (Computer Science Department)
Rua do Campo Alegre 1021/1055
4169-007 Porto
Portugal

Interactive Map (using Google Maps)

Getting to the venue with public transportation

  • By subway: the nearest subway station is "Casa da Musica" (lines A, B, C and E) at a walking distance of about 15m. For more information see the official page: "Metro do Porto" (system map in PDF)
  • By bus: the nearest bus stop is "Casa das Artes", served by four different regular lines: 200, 204, 207 and 504. This stop is right in front of the venue. For more information see the official page: STCP - Porto Public Bus (lines map)
  • By train: Porto's main train stations are "S. Bento" and "Campanha". Both are served by subway stations. Line 207 also passes through both train stations and the bus stop at the venue.

Airport Information

Porto is served by a modern international airport, Francisco Sá Carneiro (IATA: OPO).

The airport is served by several international airlines, including low cost alternatives such as Ryanair and Easyjet. For a more detailed list of direct connections please see the aiport destinations page or the correspondent wikipedia section. You can also opt to travel through Lisbon, which has several regular daily flights to Porto.

The airport is located 11Km from the city, and is served directly by a subway station connecting you to the city centre through line E (a ticket from the airport to the city costs 1.85€ + 0.5€ for reusable Andante card). For more information about the subway check www.metrodoporto.pt. A taxi to the city centre will cost around 20€. For a more detailed list of options to go from the airport to the city check this page.

Some Photos of the Computer Science Department