GVW-II & OSE5 Travel Information

2nd Global Virtual Workshop (GVW-II)
5th Workshop on Optimisation in Space Engineering (OSE-5)

18–22 and 21–22 November 2019
Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana Slovenia


By Plane

Nearest airport Jože Pučnik Airport is located 30 km from Ljubljana. Recommended way to get to Ljubljana is by shuttle (9€), but there are also other options like bus, taxi (30-40€) or rent-a-car. Further information is available from the airport website.
Marco Polo Airport Venezia (230km from Ljubljana)
Zagreb Airport (150km from Ljubljana)
Trieste Airport (130km from Ljubljana)
Klagenfurt Airport (130km from Ljubljana)

All these airports are accessible by shuttle bus.

By Train

There are direct train connections from many European cities.

Transfer in Ljubljana


Taxi to the meeting venue from anywhere in Ljubljana should cost between 5 and 10€.

Public transport

If you wish to make us of city bus, you need to purchase the Urbana public transport card – purchase of the ticket on the bus is not possible! The Urbana card is available from LPP ticket office at the main bus station, tourist information centres, most of city’s newspaper kiosks and post offices and also at the green Urbanomat ticket machines located across the city, mostly next to the bus stops (the machines accept both cash and credit cards). The card costs 2,00€ and can store up to 50€ of credit to be spent on city bus fares. The card can be topped up with cash at all the above-mentioned sales points. 90 minutes long ride costs 1.20€.

Bus stops near the venue:

Map of city bus routes.


All kinds of accommodation together with booking options are available through booking.com, or similar travel websites. For logistic reason we suggest you to book your hotel in the city centre.