Venue - NorPlantBio 2016 - Plant Biology for Sustainable Living
The conference will take place in Realfagbygget on Gløshaugen campus, which represents the main natural sciences building of NTNU. The building has been opened in 2000 and is providing research and teaching space for up to 3000 students, researchers and administrators. It is regularly used to host national and international conferences.
In the center of town, a large number of hotels (marked by red dots) are located in walking distance to the conference venue (marked by blue star), conference dinner site (marked by green star), the cathedral (marked by purple star) and the main train station (marked by orange star). Links below provide an overview of available accommodation.
Trondheim has an international airport (TRD) with direct flights to Copenhagen, Oslo, Amsterdam, Berlin, Stockholm, Krakow, Gdansk, Nice, Barcelona, Tallinn, Riga and London Gatwick. The airport is connected to the downtown area by a frequently running bus service (from 4am until midnight, every 20 minutes) or taxi (takes appr. 30 minutes, around 800 NOK one way).
The airport bus (free wifi onboard) leaves from outside the arrivals hall of Trondheim airport. Bus tickets cost one way 130 NOK and can be bought in the bus using a credit card or cash. The bus stops at various places in the center of town with the driver announcing the hotels close to each bus stop in English.
Within town most conference-relevant places are in walking distance (see map). Alternatively a bus service is available, serving most parts of town frequently. Bus lines 5 or 22 leave from the center of town and stop just outside the conference site (Bus stop: Gløshaugen Syd).