Zagreb, April 26-29 2012

Venue

The main Kontakt venue is Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing (Unska 3, Zagreb). Main entrance to the convention is around the corner, on Grada Vukovara Street.

On Thursday and Friday the programme will be held in Hotel International (Miramarska 24, Zagreb), just a couple of minutes walk from the main venue.

Look it up on the map:


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How to get here?

How to get to Zagreb in the first place? Find out here.

The routes given below are not always the quickest, but are the most simple ones. For fastest and more scenic routes between the locations consult the map,  and combine walking with public transportation.

From Bana Josipa Jelačića Square (the main square)

By tram:

Board a tram going west, on the station on the north side of the square. Take lines 13 (direct line), 14 or 17.

  • Line 13:  Ride for 7 stations and disembark on Sveučilišna aleja station. Cross the street to the north, and turn right. Main entrance to the venue is 40m further down the street.
  • Lines 14 & 17: Ride for 5 stations and disembark on Zagrepčanka station. Cross the street to the east, and then to the north to change the tram station. Board tram (lines 3, 5 or 13), ride for 2 stations and disembark on Sveučilišna aleja station. Cross the street to the north, and turn right. Main entrance to the venue is 40m further down the street.

On foot (25 minutes walk):

Go to Praška Street, on the southeast corner of the square. Walk straight through the parks, all the way to the Railway station (Glavni kolodvor) on the south side of the Kralja Tomislava Square. Follow instructions below from there.

(To get to the Railway station by tram going east, board lines 13 or 6 on the south side of the square. Ride for 2 stations and disembark on Glavni kolodvor station)

From the Railway Station (Glavni kolodvor)

On foot (15 minutes walk):

Go towards the fountain on the west side of the square. Descend down the stairs to the Importanne shopping center and turn left, through the underpass tunnel (Pothodnik). This will take you under the rails, to the bus stop on the other side of the tunnel. Keep walking to the south for 5 minutes, until you reach Grada Vukovara Street. Turn right and keep on walking to the west. Main venue entrance is 7 minutes away.

On foot & bus & tram:

An option for the really lazy. You’ll walk less, but you’ll still spend time waiting for the public transportation. On the bus stop on the other side of the tunnel, board a bus (any line except 295), and disembark on the first stop, Lisinski. Face north, and get back 30m to the Grada Vukovara Street. Cross the street to the north to reach the tram station (trams heading west). Board tram (lines 3, 5 or 13) and disembark on the next station, Sveučilišna aleja. Cross the street to the north, and turn right. Main entrance to the venue is further down the street.

From the Main Bus Station (Autobusni kolodvor)

By tram:

When you exit the station, cross the street and board tram going south, on the station on the west side of the street (closer to the bus station). Take lines 5 (direct line), 2, 6, 7, or 8.

  • Line 5: Ride for 6 stations and disembark on Sveučilišna aleja station. Cross the street to the north, and turn right. Main entrance to the venue is 40m further down the street.
  • Line 2: Disembark on the next station, Držićeva. Cross the street to the north, then west, then south to change the tram station. Board tram (lines 3, 5 or 13), ride for 5 stations and disembark on Sveučilišna aleja station. Cross the street to the north, and turn right. Main entrance to the venue is 40m further down the street.
  • Lines 6, 7, 8: Disembark on the next station, Držićeva. Cross the street to the west, then north to change the tram station. Board tram (lines 3, 5 or 13), ride for 5 stations and disembark on Sveučilišna aleja station. Cross the street to the north, and turn right. Main entrance to the venue is 40m further down the street.

(Alternatively, instead of waiting for non-direct lines, you can walk south for 5 minutes (300 m) to reach station Držićeva, heading west).