Rua Abel Dias Urbano, 20, 3000-001 Coimbra, Portugal 

The 5th Iberian Conference on Structural Integrity will be held at VILA GALÉ COIMBRA HOTEL, which is located near the center of the town, and overlooks the Mondego River. The hotel offers warmly decorated rooms, free Wi-Fi, outdoor and indoor pools and several spa treatments.


Oporto (OPO) and Lisboa (LIS) are the airports closest to Coimbra. Coimbra can be achived by train or bus.

– To get to Coimbra from the Oporto Airport By Train: From the airport you take the subway (metro) line to the “Campanhã” Station (approx. 35 minutes).  From the Campanhã Station you take the train to Coimbra.  Consult the website for times and prices:   

Once you arrive in Coimbra, the bus station is located on Fernando de Magallanes Avenue, about 15 minutes walking from the center.

– To get to Coimbra from the Lisboa Airport (LIS)  by train, the best option to get to the train station from the airport is to take the subway to the train station Oriente and take the train towards Coimbra-B. There are trains approximately every hour and take about 2 hours to arrive to Coimbra.  The cost is approximately 28 Euros, or 38 Euros round trip.  Consult the website for times and prices:  

– Airports to Coimbra by shuttle: Coimbra Airport Shuttle operates a door-to-door shared transfer between the Center of Portugal and both Lisbon and Oporto airports. The Coimbra Airport Shuttle service offers numerous daily shuttles going to or departing from the airports. These schedules are regular, reliable, and adapted in accordance with flight timetables. Consult the website