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Getting to Caldas da Rainha and Accommodation

Cultural Mapping and Connecting with Place

em data a anunciar, 2021 | Caldas da Rainha (Portugal)




Caldas da Rainha is located in the Centro region of Portugal, 90 km north of Lisbon.

The Summer School will be held at:
Silos Contentor Criativo
Rua Filinto Elísio 42, Caldas da Rainha
GPS Coordinates: 39°24'08.5"N 9°08'19.0"W
 

HOW TO ARRIVE

By Car:
‘Silos Contentor Criativo’ is installed since 2010 in the old grinding plant ‘Moagem CERES’ in the Caldas da Rainha city center. GPS: 39°24'08.5"N 9°08'19.0"W
 

By Plane:
The nearest airport to Caldas da Rainha is Lisbon Airport, about 90 km away.
Porto Airport is about 240km from Caldas da Rainha.
From either airport you can take the bus or the train to Caldas da Rainha. The bus can be an easier and cheapest option, since not all train stations have a direct connection.
 

By Bus:
From Lisbon: take either the metro or a taxi from the airport to the Sete Rios bus terminal. At Sete Rios bus terminal, there are frequent Rede Expressos coach services to Caldas da Rainha which take about 1 hour (~8.30€ - tickets available for purchase at the bus station and online). The coach station in Caldas da Rainha (Terminal Rodoviário de Caldas da Rainha) is situated at the city centre.

From Porto: Take either the metro, taxi or shuttle from the airport to the Porto Bus Station (Campo 24 de Agosto). At the bus terminal, there are frequent Rede Expressos coach services to Caldas da Rainha which take about 4 hours (~17.60€ - tickets available for purchase at the bus station and online). The coach station in Caldas da Rainha (Terminal Rodoviário de Caldas da Rainha) is situated at the city centre.

Please check the schedules at Rede Expressos website: https://www.rede-expressos.pt/en/tickets
 

By Train:
From Lisbon: At Gare/Estação Oriente railway station there are trains to Caldas da Rainha from 6:38h until 17:38h. You will need to change station 2 different times. It takes about 2.30h a ride (9.5€ - tickets only available for purchase at the station).

From Porto: At the Campanhã railway station there are trains to Caldas da Rainha from 6:45h until 17:40h. You will need to change station 1 time. The ride can take about 3h, 4h or 5h, depending the trains (~23€ - tickets available for purchase at the station and online).

Please check the schedules at Comboios de Portugal website: https://www.cp.pt/passageiros/en.
 

Accommodation in Caldas da Rainha

Please note that accommodation is not included in the registration fee and must be booked directly with the hotel.
The organizing committee is not responsible for hotel bookings and cancellations. To make your hotel reservation, please contact directly.
The following hotels have special accommodation options and rates:

Hotel Dona Leonor H *** | http://hoteldonaleonor.pt/
. single room with breakfast: 35€/night
. double room with breakfast: 42€/night

Residencial D. Carlos *** | http://www.domcarlosportugal.com
. single room with breakfast: 30€/night
. double room with breakfast: 37€/night

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