Wikimedia Northern Europe Meeting 2019/Travel guide

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Transportation[edit]

Airport[edit]

Interior of Tallinn Airport

Our main airport is in Tallinn, but it would also possible to arrive at Tartu Airport (has flights to Helsinki) or to Riga Airport.

Tallinn Airport is located near to Tallinn city center and next to Tallinn-Tartu main road and Ülemiste railway station. Busses to Tartu stop at the airport.

Trains[edit]

Balti jaam is the main railway station in Tallinn and it is located between the old town and harbor. Ülemiste train station is near to the Tallinn airport and Tartu railway station is in close proximity to Looming Hostel.

The train service provider is Elron.

In the 4th of October, we'll take the evening train to Tartu. WMEE will cover the train tickets.

Busses[edit]

There are plenty of service providers and best place to get the tickets is at tpilet.ee.

Some earlier busses from Tartu Coach Station to Tallinn Airport on Sunday after the end of the conference leave at 15:30 (arrives 17:48) and 16:00 (arrives 18:22). WMEE will provide the tickets when you inform us about your travel plans.

Most important addresses[edit]

Accommodation[edit]

Hostel4
Vaksali 4

Conference venue[edit]

University of Tartu Natural History Museum
Vanemuise 46

Wikimedia Eesti Office[edit]

sTARTUp HUB
Raekoja plats 16, Tartu 51004

Sightseeing[edit]

On Friday we have some Tallinn Old Town tours planned from where you can take part.

In Tartu we can offer city walking tour after the end of the conference program for the people who are not in hurry to leave.

Important phone numbers[edit]

  • Police/Fire/Ambulance, emergency: 112
Taxi
  • Taxi in Tallinn: +372 524 7777
  • Taxi in Tartu: +372 1918
Event team