Global Exchange Lecture Course

European Molecular Biology Organization


Introduction to synthetic biology

16 - 22 April 2012 | Buenos Aires | Argentina



Arrival Information:

Most international flights arrive at the Ezeiza International Airport (Ministro Pistarini) while domestic flights arrive at Aeroparque. Currency can be exchanged in the airport at Banco Nacion. Teller machines are available and work with most major credit cards. Public phones are either coin- or card-operated. Cards are available at the airport. You can also dial #19 to make a collect call. A bus company (Manuel Tienda Leon) offers transportation to downtown Buenos Aires at $ar 50. The ride takes about 40 minutes. The ticket stand at Manuel Tienda Leon company is the first stand after you exit customs. There is also a public transportation bus that serves downtown Buenos Aires at a cheaper rate, but we do not recommend it if you carry a significant amount of luggage. If you do take this bus, we recommend the differential service (signaled by a D behind the windshield). Taxi fares from the airport are about $ar 150-200.


Departure Information:

A bus company (Manuel Tienda Leon) offers transportation from downtown Buenos Aires to Ezeiza International Airport at $ar 50. The ride takes about 40 minutes. The bus terminal is in Av. Santa Fe 790. Passengers can request to be picked up from the hotel at no extra charge to the following phone numbers 4314-3636; 4315-5115; 0800-7770078.