Stay & Travel

The venue of the conference is the CIUL – Centro de Informação Urbana de Lisboa (Urban Information Centre of Lisbon), which is located in Picoas, near the heart of Lisbon.

Address: Rua Viriato, 13 – Picoas Plaza Núcleo 6-E,1º1050 – 227 Lisboa.



The venue is located only at a 5 minutes walking from the Picoas station, in the Yellow Line of Metro, Lisb0n’s underground service.

If you are coming from the airport, you only need to get the Red Line at the Airport Station and be sure to change to the Yellow Line in Saldanha Station, towards Rato. Picoas station is just one stop in that direction. At the metro station, follow the signposts to “Rua Andrade Corvo (Lado Poente)”. From that exit, CIUL is just 2 min walking distant, straight forward.


  • One-Travel Ticket: 1.40€.
  • 24H Ticket: 6€.
  • It requires the prior acquisition of Electronic Card “Viva Viagem”, which can be bought in the automatic machines. Price: 0.50€.


All the buses listed below stop in Picoas.

  • N. 207 Cais do Sodré – Fetais
  • N. 736 Cais do Sodré – Odivelas (B.º Dr. Lima Pimentel)
  • N. 744 Marquês Pombal – Moscavide (Qta. Laranjeiras)


  • One-Way Ticket (purchased on the bus): 1.80€.
  • One-Way Carris/Metro Ticket (purchased in the automatic machines) : 1.40€.
  • 24H Ticket: 6€.
  • It requires the prior acquisition of Electronic Card “Viva Viagem” – price: 0.50€.


For your reference, a regular fare from the Airport to the CIUL should cost between 10 and 15 Euros. Be sure to ask for a receipt.

If you are coming from outside of Lisbon and need a place to spend the night, we would like to suggest the following hotels: