Conference Venue

The 9th Conference of Hel.A.S. will take place at the amphitheater "Aristoteles" at the Faculty of Physics of the University of Athens. A map of the University of Athens campus with the Physics Bldg marked is available in english as well as in greek. An active Google map centered on the Physics Building is also available bellow:

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In the larger version of the map indicated above, a number of bus stops are also marked. To reach the Physics Bldg from the airport of Athens (ATH) you may take a taxi (fare ~20 Euros). From the harbour of Piraeus one may take the express bus E90 (Piraeus -> Panepistimioupoli). There are four such buses per day departing from Piraeus at 07;20, 11:00, 13:30 and 16:30. Other direct bus routes that reach the University are: 608 (Academy -> Nek. Zographou) and 250 (Panepistimioupoli -> Evaggelismos) both of which runing every 10-15 min. A University bus which goes around the campus is also available and passes from the main gate of the University every 15 min.


There are plenty of accomodation options in the Athens and conference participants are expected to make their own reservations. In the following we provide a few hotels which offer special rates for the Conference. Please mention that you are a participant of the Conference in order to be eligible for those rates.

  • Phidias Hotel - 2 stars
    39 Apostolou Pavlou Street, GR-11851, Athens
    Tel.: +30 210 3459511
    Single: 69 Euros/night - Double: 89 Euros/night. Breakfast is included
  • Best Western Ilisia Hotel - 4 stars
    25 Michalakopoulou Street, GR-11528, Athens
    Tel.: +30 210 7244051
    Single: 87 Euros/night - Double: 97 Euros/night. Breakfast is included
  • Titania Hotel - 4 stars
    52 Panepistimiou Street, GR-10678, Athens
    Tel.: +30 210 3326000
    Single: 100 Euros/night - Double: 110 Euros/night. Breakfast is included
  • The Golden Age Hotel - 4 stars
    57 Michalakopoulou Street, GR-11528, Athens
    Tel.: +30 210 7240861
    Single: 120 Euros/night - Double: 120 Euros/night. Breakfast is included
  • Best Western Esperia Palace Hotel - 4stars
    22, Stadiou Street, GR-10564 Athens
    Tel.: +30 210 3238001
    Single: 125 Euros/night - Double: 140 Euros/night. Breakfast is included

Very inexpensive housing for students is available at the dormitories of the University of Athens. Those interested in this option may contact directly Prof. P. Niarchos at