PAZO DA CULTURA
The symposium will be held at the Pazo da Cultura in Pontevedra (Galicia; Spain). This Auditorium was built in 1993 and holds most of the cultural offer in the Pontevedra city. It is located on the right side of the Lerez River at 10 minutes walking from the city center.
Rúa Alexandre Bóveda
s/n, 36005 Pontevedra
More information is available via Google maps
Website of Turismo de Pontevedra: http://www.visit-pontevedra.com/ing/
How to get to Pontevedra
The geographical situation of Pontevedra, provincial capital, and capital of the Rías Baixas, is absolutely privileged, and linked through a net of infrastructures that connect the city with the main Galician and Spanish cities.
The regional train net links Pontevedra with the main Galician cities.
Galicia has three airports that will simplify your trip, to make it fast and enjoyable:
- The airport of Peinador, in Vigo, 30 km from the capital city of Pontevedra
Bus from Peinador airport to Vigo city center (Line 9A)
Closest stop to train station: Urzaiz 60
Tariffs: Single ticket 1.32 €
Timetable: Monday to Friday, 05:55, 06:25 and 07:07, and every 30 minutes from 07:30 to 22:30
Saturdays, 06:40, 07:30 and every 30 minutes from 08:00 to 22:00.
Sundays and public holidays, every 60 minutes from 09:30 to 14:30, and every 30 minutes from 15:00 to 23:00.
Last buses leave at 23:07.
Times and rates may vary.
- The Lavacolla airport in Santiago de Compostela, 75 km away from Pontevedra
Bus from Lavacolla airport to Santiago city center
Stops at bus and train stations.
Tariffs: Single ticket 3.00 €
Timetable: From the airport, from 07:00 to 01:00h, departing every half hour. Times and rates may vary. Please check the website
- The Alvedro airport, in A Coruña, 134 km away from Pontevedra
Bus from Alvedro Airport to A Coruña city center (Line 4051)
Closest stops to bus or train station: Avenida A. Molina (Plaza Madrid)
Tariffs: Single ticket 1.50 €
Timetable: Monday to Friday, buses run from 7.15 am to 21.45 pm every half hour
Saturdays, from 8.00 am to 22.00 pm also every hour
Sundays and public holidays, from 9.00 am to 22.00 pm every hour
Times and rates may vary.
The airport of Porto, Portugal (Sa Carneiro) is also a good option since has a good international flight connections. This airport is located at 168 km from Pontevedra.
Transportation from Porto airport to Pontevedra:
The regional train net links Pontevedra with the main Galician cities. There are also daily connections with Madrid and Barcelona, as well as multiple combinations with other Spanish and Portuguese cities.