Transportation from airport to congress venue
From Ljubljana airport Bled can be reached by a private operator or by bus.
The closest airport is Ljubljana, Slovenia and is about 30 min drive from the Hotel Rikli Balance (ex Golf).
The Lesce-Bled railway station (4 km from Bled) lies on the Villach – Jesenice – Ljubljana – Belgrade – Istanbul – Athens railway line. It is approximately 45 km from the national borders with Austria (Wurzenpass – Korensko sedlo) and Italy (Fusine Laghi – Rateče).
Here you can find The railway timetable of Slovenian Railways.
Bled is only 47 km from Slovenia’s borders with Austria and Italy. It is a short distance from the main road between the Karavanke Tunnel and Ljubljana.
Entry to Slovenia and Visas
Persons wishing to enter Slovenia must have a relevant travel document.
– Slovenia is a part of Schengen area therefore EU/EEA citizens do not need a passport to enter Slovenia, only a valid identity card.
– In addition to a valid travel document, third-country nationals must hold a visa in order to enter the Republic of Slovenia.
More information and a list of nationalities requiring a visa can be found on the web page of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia (http://www.mzz.gov.si/en/) under the heading »Travel and Visa information« (http://www.mzz.gov.si/en/travel_and_visa_information/).