International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique and Applications
to the conference
Situated in the City of Brno the BVV Trade Fairs Brno is one of the most prominent trade fairs and exhibition organizers in Central and Eastern European countries. With a tradition since 1928 it is great place to meet, share and get inspired.
The exhbition grounds are located outside of Brno city centre which can however be easily reached by public transport or taxi within minutes. There are two major hotels available just next to the BVV (Holiday Inn and Voroněž - both of them to be offered to the ICN+T delegates.
The ICN+T Conference will be held in Pavilion E.
BVV Trade Fairs Brno („Brno-výstaviště“)
603 00 Brno
GPS 49°11'4.89"N; 16°34'55.61"E
Scheduled flights to Brno from (Timetable)
To Prague and Vienna by air
It is possible to get into Prague and Vienna from all European metropolies using regular airlines.From there, Brno is easily accessible by other means of transport.
Flight duration and distance from selected European metropolies into Prague or Vienna.
To Brno from Prague airport by bus
Buses from Prague, bus station Florenc, to Brno go daily in approximately 30 minute intervals. The journey takes approx. 2.5 hours. There are also buses available, run by Czech Airlines – ČSA, going daily from the airport Prague-Ruzyně to Brno and back.
To Brno from Prague airport by car
A journey by train takes approx. 3 hours. Trains depart from Hlavní nádraží (Prague Central Station), Praha-Holešovice station and Praha-Smíchov station.
Bus - regular services from London, Vienna and Paris travel daily to Brno. A service from Berlin and Rome runs twice a week to Brno.
By InterCity or EuroCity trains. From Italy and Austria - trains „Dvořák", „Smetana" and „Vindobona". From Germany - trains „Vindobona" and „Hungaria". From Slovakia and Hungary - trains „Panonia", „Amicus", „Slovan" and „Csardas". From Poland - crossing passage on the express train in Ostrava.
For travelling on the motorway and high-speed roads from Vienna, Prague and Ostrava, a motorway sticker is required. Stickers are available on the frontier, at filling stations or post offices.
On the roads in city of Brno please follow the road signs "BVV" or "Vystaviste".
City transport in Brno will bring you from the city centre to the Exhibition Centre by tram No. 1 or by bus No. 84 and 44 (direction Pisarky).
Public Transport System of Brno (PDF)
Exhibition center plan
Main entry ................... 49°11'18.08"N; 16°35'8.26"E
Entry - Hall G2 ........... 49°11'25.95"N; 16°34'46.54"E
Entry 4th gate ............ 49°11'4.89"N; 16°34'55.61"E
Entry 5th gate ............ 49°11'5.57"N; 16°34'33.89"E
Entry 7th gate ............ 49°11'14.19"N; 16°34'19.45"E
Entry 8th gate ............ 49°11'19.12"N; 16°34'16.97"E
Entry 9th gate ............ 49°11'21.05"N; 16°34'10.86"E
Entry 10th gate .......... 49°11'27.99"N; 16°34'14.08"E