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RC28 Spring meeting: Accumulation and compensation of inequalities

The conference will be organised in a hybrid model, allowing both on-site and online participation.

We will follow Finnish national and University of Turku Covid-19 regulations and restrictions in organising the on-site conference.

 

The on-site conference will be held at University of Turku, Finland.

Publicum Building
Assistentinkatu 7

VENUE

The meeting venue, University of Turku is located within a 10-minute walk from the city centre of Turku, address: Publicum Buidling, Assistentinkatu 7.

Arriving to Turku

Turku is located on the south-western coast of Finland, 160 km west off Helsinki. You can reach Turku by air, sea, road and rail.

Turku Airport is located approx. 7 kms from the centre of Turku (flights to Gdansk, Riga, Stockholm and Helsinki).

Both boats from Stockholm to Turku or boat from Tallin to Helsinki are affordable and nice experiences.

Boat Traffic & Connections in the Archipelago

If you fly to Turku, there is a regular bus to city center from the airport (distance approx. 8 km), bus line no 1 which runs about every 20 minutes. Tickets à 3 euro can be bought from the driver (cash, preferably coins). A taxi ride to the center of Turku will cost around 20 euros. All taxis accept credit/debit cards. To call a taxi in Turku, please dial +358 2 10041 (Taxidata)

Flight Connections:

From Helsinki-Vantaa Airport

Railway (also from St. Petersburg)

Bus

You can use bus number 1 to reach Turku city center from Airport. Use this link to check out the timetables.

Accommodation

We have made block reservations from:

Original Sokos Hotel Kupittaa 30.4.2021

  • Standard room for 1 person EUR 116/night
  • Standard room for 2 persons 136€/night

(All prices include breakfast)

Make the reservation via telephone 020 1234600 or via email: sokos.hotels@sok.fi

Please use the code RC28 when making the reservation.

Radisson Blu Marina Palace Hotel 30.4.2021

  • Standard room for 1 person 139€/night
  • Standard room for 2 persons 159€/night

(All prices include breakfast)

Make the reservation via telephone 020 1234600 or via email: reservations.finland@radisson.blu.com

The reservations should be done before April 30, 2021

Please use the code RC28 when making the reservation.

Scandic Julia 02.04.2021

  • Standard room for 1 person 134€/night
  • Standard room for 2 persons 154€/night

(All prices include breakfast)

Make the reservations via telephone +358 2 336 000 or via email julia@scandichotels.com

or using this link http://www.scandichotels.fi/?bookingcode= BRCU010621

Please use the code BRCU010621 when making the reservation.

Other hotels in Turku

If you want to know more about Turku, visit the official Turku Tourist Page.