Venue & Transportation

Last changed: 27 March 2017
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The host of the conference is the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU). The university’s campus is located in Ultuna, 5 km south of central Uppsala, Sweden.

Conference venue

The conference venue is called Loftet ("the Loft"). Loftet is situated at the top floor of an 1850’s barn building in the centre of the Campus.
Adress: Duhrevägen 8B.
See map over Campus Ultuna.  (Find Loftet at point 8b)

More information about Campus Ultuna.

Transport

From Arlanda to Uppsala C

Train
Trains leave Arlanda Airport for Uppsala Central Station directly from Sky City next to Terminal 5.
The journey time is about 20 minutes.
Tickets may be purchased at the ticket desk in Sky City. Please note that an extra transit fee of 85 SEK must be paid at the ticket barrier to leave or enter Sky City.

For time tables and ticket fares, please see https://www.ul.se/en/ or call +46-(0)771 14 14 14. 

Bus
Bus line 801 runs between Arlanda and central Uppsala throughout the day.
The journey takes about 45 minutes.
You can by the ticket with a credit card on the bus, but cash is not accepted. There are also vending machines at Arlanda airport terminals 2, 4 and 5 where you can buy a one way ticket for the bus. Credit cards only. There is a small reduction of the price if you buy it from the vending machine in advance of the journey, compared to buying the ticket on board the bus.

For time tables and ticket fares, please see https://www.ul.se/en/ or call +46-(0)771 14 14 14. 

Taxi
Taxis leave from outside of the arrival hall.
The journey time is about 30 minutes
The cost is approx. about SEK 500. Make sure to ask the driver for a fixed price in advance.
You can pay by credit card or by cash.
You can make an advance reservation with:
Uppsala Taxi: +46 18 100 000 or Taxi Kurir, Uppsala: +46 18 123456

From Uppsala C to Campus Ultuna

At least three different buses goes from Uppsala C to Campus Ultuna: number 1, 12 and 20. There is a bus leaving at least every 10'th minute and the trip takes less than 20 minutes. See time schedules: https://www.ul.se/en/ 

Bus number 1, 12 can be found at location B4 and bus number 20 at location A1 at Uppsala C. See location map over Uppsala C: http://www.ul.se/Global/Resa/Kartor/Resecentrum_2017.pdf

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Page editor: catherine.kihlstrom@slu.se