The CLEF 2020 conference will be held at the Conference Centre at the premises of the Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (CERTH), which is located 12 km from the centre of the city of Thessaloniki and 8 km from the airport.

To get to CERTH on your own from the city centre:

  • By taxi: Taxis in Thessaloniki are blue colored. Meters are set at the start of each route with a minimum fare applying of €3.20.
    Duration: approx. 20 - 30 min
    approx. €10 - 15
  • The address is: CERTH (technological park), 6th klm Charilaou-Thermi, 57001

    In Greek: ΕΚΕΤΑ (τεχνολογικό πάρκο), 6ο χλμ Χαριλάου-Θέρμη, 57001

  • By public bus: From the bus stations alongside Egnatia avenue, take the bus No.10 [Charilaou – New Railway Station] towards Charilaou.
    At the Bus Terminal Charilaou switch to Bus No.66 [Charilaou – Thermi].Get off at the bus station “Zoni Kenotomias” in front of the CERTH premises.Duration: approx. 45 -60 min

    Cost: The two sequential directions ticket costs €1.30. For students and seniors the ticket costs €0.70.

    Ticket machines are located on all buses but they do not give out change. A cheaper alternative (€1.20/€0.60) is to purchase your ticket from the ticket booths at the public bus central stations or at some of the kiosks located across the main streets.

    Relevant information can be found on the OASTH (Urban Transport Organization of Thessaloniki) website.