Getting to Zurich

By air:

The nearest airport is Zurich Airport (“Zürich Flughafen”).

The city and conference venue are easily reachable by train (10 minutes), tram (25 minutes) or taxi (15-30 minutes, costs CHF 50.00-70.00).

All conference participants will receive a ticket for public transport when they register which will also cover the train or tram trip from the airport.

By train:

The nearest train station to the conference venue is Zurich Main Station (“Zürich Hauptbahnhof”).

All city destinations are easily reachable from the train station by tram, bus or taxi.


Getting to the conference venue


The ETH Zurich Main Building is reachable by trams 6, 9 and 10. Get out at the “ETH/Universitätsspital” stop.

The Main Building is also reachable by the Polybahn funicular railway (runs up the hill from “Central” near the railway station to the ETH Zentrum campus).

Further information and area plan

When you arrive at the ETH Main Building:

  • The ICED 2020 registration desk will be located on the ground floor directly opposite the front entrance. It will be staffed throughout the conference
  • Signs will direct you to the conference rooms.
  • You may store your luggage: ask a member of the conference staff.