Getting to Valencia

Airports map

Click on the map to see the airport location.

From Valencia Airport:

  • By metro (25 min): MetroValencia 3,90€ (4 zones ABCD) via Line 3 and Line 5 (Recommended)
  • By taxi: (25 min) ~20€
  • By bus: (34 min) ~1,5€
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From Madrid Airport:
  • By train: AVE (1h 40 min) ~45€ - 70€ (Not included the travel from the airport to the train station) (Recommended)
  • By bus (3h 50 min): ~24€ - 36€ (Not included the travel from the airport to the bus station)

From Barcelona Airport: (Not recommended)
  • By train: EUROMED (3h 15 min) ~30€ or TALGO (3h 40min) ~30€ (Not included the travel from the airport to the train station) (Recommended)
  • By bus (4h 15min): ~9€ - 32€ (Not included the travel from the airport to the bus station)

ISD2021 Valencia, Spain
How to get to Valencia in the Tourist Foundation
ISD2021 Valencia, Spain

Service information

Some useful information:

  • Currency: € (Euro).
  • Language: Spanish and Valencian , but most locals speak English as well.
  • For emergency calls (police, medical, fire service etc.) please dial 112.

Need for a VISA

Please contact organizer as soon as possible. Conference organizers will ONLY deliver all documents necessary for visa application to the authors of accepted papers that have paid the registration.

More info

Getting around in Valencia

Public transport

  • Metro: Buy the tickets in the machine near the metro
    • Inside of the city: 1,50€ (1 zone [A])
    • From / To Airport: 3,90€ (4 zones [ABCD])
  • Bus: Buy the tickets in the machine in the bus (1,50 € per journey)
  • Taxi: A journey usually costs around 7€ (for example - from the center to the university) Fares
  • Bike: Buy the tickets in the machine near the valenbisi station. Short Term Ticket, Weekly 13,30€
    Note: Change your bike every 25 minutes so that you don't have to pay any more.
  • Valencia Tourist Card: Free bus, metro and tram travel for 24, 48 or 72 hours (starting the moment you make your first journey). Includes journeys to and from the airport. Allows you to travel in any of Valencia’s metro, city bus and tram zones. Includes free entry to municipal museums and monuments.
    • 24 hours: 15€
    • 48 hours: 20€
    • 72 hours: 25€
    Buy online: You can collect your Valencia Tourist Card from the DIGITAL KIOSK at the airport. It is located opposite the car rental companies. In the machine you must enter the order number and e-mail address from which you made the purchase.

Street Maps

For street maps and route itineraries visit Moovit or Google Maps.


The weather in Valencia, Spain in early September is warm, mostly sunny and very inviting for swimming.


The city counts with a high variety of hotels of every category. We recommends you to stay at a hotel from the list below. For a complete list of hotels in Valencia, please follow this link.

Recommended Hotels in valencia

Boutique hotels in city centre

There are plenty of connections from the city centre to the campus.

Hotel Website
Hotel San Lorenzo boutique (3*)
Hotel SH Inglés (3*)
Cosmo Hotel Boutique (3*)
Helen Berger Boutique Hotel (4*)
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Hotels in the city of arts & sciences

This area is connected to the campus by the bus line 40, with a stop at a maximum distance of 10 min walking from the hotels in the list. Other lines are also close to some hotels in the list.

Hotel Website
Hotel NH Las Artes (4*)
Hotel Eurostars Rey Don Jaime (4*)
Hotel Barceló Valencia (4*)
Hotel NH Ciudad de Valencia (3*)
Hotel Valencia Oceanic (4*)
Hotel Ilunion Aqua (4*)
Hotel Ilunion Aqua (3*)
Hotel Silken - Puerta de Valencia (4*)
Hotel SH Valencia Palace (5*)
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Hotels in the beach area

These hotels are connected to the campus by a Tram with a stop at 5 min walking distance from the hotels.

Hotel Website
Hotel Marina Atarazanas (3*)
Hotel el Coso del mar (3*)
Hotel Neptuno (4*)
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Student residences

Residences are very close to the campus.

Hotel Website
Student Residence Galileo Galilei
Student Residence Damià Bonet


ISD2021 Organising Committee
Universitat Politècnica de València