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As there are several events taking place on the same dates in Luxembourg, there are limited accommodation options. It is therefore in your best interest to confirm your Hotel reservation as soon as your registration is confirmed. There is a great risk that the hotels in Luxembourg City and surroundings will be fully booked or that the only rooms available will be sold at much higher prices.

For your convenience, provisional group bookings for the participants to Eurostat Conference on Social Statistics have been made with the below hotels. If you are interested in booking your room at one of the listed Hotels please contact them directly to check for availability and reserve your room.

Please always mention the indicated reference in the e-mail’s object when contacting the Hotel.

Parc-Hotel Alvisse ****
Address: 120, route d’Echternach-1453 LUXEMBOURG

Average rate per night: 93,00 eur
Hotel Contact Person: Ms Yvonne Ribau at groups@parc-hotel.lu
Reference to mention on the e-mail’s object: Eurostat Social Statistics

Park Inn by Radisson Luxembourg City ***
Address: Avenue de la Gare 45-47 – 1611 – Luxembourg 

Average Rate per night: 145,00 – 175,00 eur
Hotel Contact Person: reservations@avenuehotels.lu
Reference to mention on the e-mail’s object: Eurostat Conference 443753

MELIÃ LUXEMBOURG ****
Address: 1, Park Drai Eechelen, L-1499 Luxembourg

Average Rate per night: 269,00 eur
Hotel Contact Person: chris.peeters@melia.com
Reference to mention on the e-mail’s object: Eurostat Social Statistics 162932

NH LUXEMBOURG ****
Address: 1, Route de Trèves BP 1975 | L-1019 Luxembourg

Average rate per night: 145,00 – 165,00  eur
Hotel Contact Person:  Mr Yves Ngonokele at y.ngonokele@nh-hotels.com
Reference to mention on the e-mail’s object: EUROSTAT_MB0000281957

Mercure Grand Hôtel Alfa Luxembourg Centre Gare ****
Address: 16 Place de la Gare - L- 1616 Luxembourg

Average rate per night: 190,00 eur
Hotel Contact Person: Ms Mireille Wax at H2058-RM1@accor.com 
Reference to mention on the e-mail’s object: EUROSTAT_Conference on social statistics.

Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal *****
Address: 40 boulevard d’Avranches - L-1160 Luxembourg

Average rate per night: 140,00 - 260,00 eur
Hotel Contact Person: Mr Steffen Alderson at H5555-RE2@sofitel.com         
Reference to mention on the e-mail’s object: EUROSTAT_Conference on social statistics.

 

How to get to the conference venue

The Eurostat Conference on Social Statistics takes place in Luxembourg at the European Convention Center (Congress Center) located on the Kirchberg Plateau at 2 km from the city-centre, 5 km from the train station and 8 km from the airport.

1, rue Fort Thüngen | L-1499 Luxembourg
Phone: +352 4302 57753 | Fax: +352 4302 57575
info@luxcongress.lu | www.luxcongress.lu

 

Arriving by train

Arrival at Luxembourg central station. The station is about 5 km from the meeting venue.
For detailed train timetables, please consult the CFL website: www.cfl.lu Direct bus connections from the central station to the European Convention Center Luxembourg:  routes 1, 8 and 16.
Also, all buses routes indicated as "EUROBUS" operate between the central station and Kirchberg.
Exit at the bus stop: Philharmonie/MUDAM.

Arriving from the airport

Take bus line 16 located in front of the main entrance of the airport and get off at Philharmonie/MUDAM stop.
www.lux-airport.lu

Arriving by bus

The nearest bus stop to reach the conference venue is “Philharmonie/MUDAM”. 
Buses N° 1, N° 16 and “Eurobus” connect the Railway Station and the City Centre several times per hour with the European Convention Center.
Bus N° 16 provides also a direct connection with the airport.
A bus ticket costs 2€ and is valid for 2 hours – 4€ all day - throughout the whole Luxembourg network.
Information and bus schedules can be requested here: www.mobiliteit.lu
Call Center: (+352) 24 65 24 65

Taxi

Taxi services are available 24 hours a day and are located outside the arrivals area at Luxembourg Airport.  Average prices: Airport to Kirchberg: 30€, Airport to City Centre: 35€.

Contact information for taxis:
Webtaxi: (+352) 27 515, www.webtaxi.lu
Colux: (+352) 48 22 33, www.colux.lu
Alotaxi: (+352) 28 37 18 73, http://alotaxi.lu
Procab: (+352) 28 108, www.procab.lu

Arriving by car

From Belgium: Enter Luxembourg. Continue along: E25/A6 and head towards Luxembourg. Take the exit 4 towards: Strassen/Luxembourg-Centre. Turn left, continue along N6 and head towards Luxembourg-Centre. Turn right onto N51/Place de l'Etoile. Continue to follow N51. Turn left onto CR 211B/Place Winston Churchill. Turn left onto CR 211/Boulevard Joseph II. Continue to follow Boulevard Joseph II. Stay straight to go onto N51/Boulevard de la Foire. Keep left at the fork to go on N51. Keep right at the fork to go on N51/Avenue John F. Kennedy. Keep right at the fork to go on John F. Kennedy.

From France: Enter Luxembourg. Continue along A31/E25 and head towards Luxembourg. Take the A3 exit towards Aéroport/Trier/Ettelbrück/Echternach. Take the A1 exit, Exit 8 towards Plateau de Kirchberg Foire-Messe. Follow towards Luxembourg-Centre. Quartier Européen Sud, keep left and drive through the tunnel. Stay on N51/Avenue John F. Kennedy. Drive until the entrance of the parking Place de l'Europe.

From Germany: Enter Luxembourg. Continue on A1 towards Luxembourg. Exit 8 towards Luxembourg-Centre. Follow towards Plateau de Kirchberg/Luxembourg-Centre. Follow towards Luxembourg-Centre. Quartier Européen Sud, keep left and drive through the tunnel. Stay on N51/ Avenue John F. Kennedy. Drive until the entrance of the parking Place de l'Europe.

Parking - Place de l'Europe

Place de l'Europe L-1499
Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Contact: +352 26 00 81 15
1.324 spaces

Access to car park

On foot: Boulevard Kennedy, Philharmonie
Max. height of ground floor: 2m00
Max. height of other levels: 2m00

 

Other useful information

Information about Luxembourg-City can be found on the official website of the Luxembourg City Tourist office: www.lcto.lu or by visiting the information desk in the City Centre: LCTO | 30, place Guillaume II | L-1648 Luxembourg

For information about all the regions in Luxembourg, please visit: www.visitluxembourg.com

Official Portal of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg: www.luxembourg.lu

Time: GMT+2 (Brussels, Berlin, Paris)
Languages: Luxembourgish is the national language of Luxembourg. French and German are the administrative languages. Most of the population of Luxembourg is fluent in English.
Emergency numbers: Police: 113 / Fire or Medical Service: 112.
International dial code for Luxembourg: +352
Currency: The currency of Luxembourg is the Euro.
Credit cards: All major credit cards are generally accepted everywhere.
Smoking: Smoking is prohibited in all indoor public places.
Shop opening hours: Most shops in Luxembourg-City close at 18:00.
Electricity: standard is the European type 2 pin sockets with 220 volts, 50 hz
Contact: For general queries pertaining to organizational matters of the meeting, please send an email to info@socialstats2016.eu

 

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