The Symposium will take place in the historical centre of the city.
Venue of the 1st day of the Symposium (Monday, May 18): Peter and Paul Fortress, Atrium of the Commandant’s House.
Venue of the 2nd, 3rd, 4th&5th days of the Symposium (May 19-22): Azimut hotel, 43/1, Lermontovsky prospect.
The hotel is located in the centre of St. Petersburg on the embankment of Fontanka River, 15 minutes walk to the Trinity-Izmailovsky Cathedral, Nikolo-Epiphany Naval Cathedral, and the Mariinsky Theatre.
Hotel is located 10 minutes walk from • Baltiiskaya and • Tekhnologicheskiy institut metro stations.
HOW TO GET FROM AIRPORT TO THE SYMPOSIUM VENUE
All airlines and flights are operating from new airport terminal (Pulkovo).
Airport is located 15 km from the city. Closest metro station is Moskovskaya (Московская), blue line.
1. Use official desk to book a taxi ride from Pulkovo airport. We strongly recommend you not to use private driver’s cars (illegal taxi).
2. Public transport: City buses №39, №39Ex and Minivan Taxi №К39 run between the nearest Moskovskaya metro station and the airport. The bus stops are located in front of the airport arrival area (map)
– Express city bus №39Ex (timetable) runs between the airport and Moskovskaya metro station every 25-30 min from 5:25 a.m untill 00:20 a.m. The ride takes app 20 min.
– City bus №39 (timetable) runs between the airport and Moskovskaya metro station every 12-20 min from 5:30 a.m untill 1:30 a.m. The ride takes app 30-35 min.
From Moskovskaya metro station take subway to metro station Technologichesky Institute metro station (blue line) then change the train to metro station Technologichesky Institute metro station (Red line): go to the next station Baltiyskaya and exit.
From Baltiyskaya metro station turn left and carry on until you reach a pedestrian crossing. Cross the street and walk along the street until you reach Rizhsky Avenue.
The hotel Azimut is the high-rise building at the corner.