DAG Meetings on IR Astronomy

MIRA 2017


2017 » Travel & Accommodation

Modified on: 2016-12-06 13:49

Getting to Erzurum
  • By bus:
Most of the Turkish bus companies provide transportation from the other cities to Erzurum Central Bus Station with daily services. Approximate duration of the trip: 17 hours from İstanbul, 12 hours from Ankara, 18 hours from İzmir.
  • By Plane:
Turkish Airlines, Anadolujet, SunExpress and Pegasus Airlines are the companies which have direct and connected daily flights to Erzurum.

Getting to University
  • From the airport:
A bus shuttle is available for every flight which goes to the city center. The shuttle stop is located right at the arrival gate. It takes approximately 20 minutes (~12 km) to reach the main gate of the Ataturk University (third stop). Check the shuttle timetables.
An alternative way to get to the campus area is to take a taxi which costs approximately 50 TL (1 Euro = 3.3 TL).

All participants, including lecturers, will be accommodated at Atatürk University Guest House - 1 within the campus.

Getting Around
Campus Map
AB: Direction to airport and coach station, ARC: ATASAM Astrophysics Research Center, ASA: Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, DT: Direction to downtown, GH1: Guest House-1, GH2: Guest House-2, H: Hospital, NCC: Nene Hatun Cultural Center, SC1: Mini Market-1 (ATM, Market, Cafe, Copy Center, Post Office), SC2: Mini Market-2 (ATM, Cafe, Copy Center), T50: ATA50 Telescope, UG: University Main Gate.
Downtown Map
AB: Direction to airport and coach station, DT: Downtown area, GH1: Guest House-1, GH2: Guest House-2, GH3: Guest House-3, GHP: Guest House for Police Force, GHT: Guest House for Teachers, HS: Havuzbaşı Square, PM: Palerium Mall, UG: University Main Gate.