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ECCV 2010 took place in Hersonissos (Limenas Chersonissou), a resort place located at the north coast of the island of Crete in Greece. Hersonissos is a small town ca. 30 km east from Heraklion and its airport.



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The venue of the conference will be Creta Maris Hotel

Conference Center Floorplans


Indicative, inexpensive flights to Heraklion, avoiding the stop-over in Athens:
  • Swiss: Direct flight to Heraklion from Zurich.
  • EasyJet: Directs flights to Heraklion from Berlin Schoenefeld, Milan Malpensa, Rome Fiumicino, London Gatwick, Manchester, Bristol, Geneva.
  • Transavia (AirFrance-KLM group): Direct flight to Heraklion from Paris (ORY), Amsterdam (Schiphol).
  • AirBerlin: direct flight to Heraklion from most airports in Germany and from the Vienna and Graz airports.



How to get to the conference venue Creta Maris Hotel in Hersonissos:
  • Heraklion Airport to the Conference Center, by car: From the exit of the airport follow the national road direction to Agios Nikolaos. Go straight ahead for about 20km. Turn right in the exit to Kastelli and then turn left for Hersonissos. Go straight ahead for 2 km and turn right for Hersonissos village (old road). At the time you arrive in Hersonissos (after 2km) you will see at the left side a medical center. Turn left there and at the first cross turn left. Go straight for about 300m and turn left direction to Creta Maris Conference Center. After 200m you will see Creta Maris Conference Center.

  • Heraklion Port to the Conference Center, by car: From the exit of the port turn left in the traffic lights. After 500m turn right and go straight ahead. After 300m turn right, direction to Agios Nikolaos on the national road. Go straight ahead for about 20km. Turn right in the exit to Kastelli and then turn left for Hersonissos. Go straight ahead for 2 km and turn right for Hersonissos village (old road). At the time you arrive in Hersonissos you will see at the left side a medical center. Turn left there and at the first cross turn left. Go straight ahead for about 300m and turn left direction to Creta Maris Conference Center. After 200m you will see Creta Maris Conference Center.

  • Heraklion Airport to the Conference Center, by bus: (not recommended) From the Airport you have to go to the Heraklion Port Bus Station and then continue from there to Hersonissos (see "Heraklion Port to the Conference Center, by bus"). Buses between Airport and Port run from 6:00 am till 11:00 pm every 10 minutes. The drop off point of this bus is 200 meters from the Bus Station to Hersonissos.

  • Heraklion Port to the Conference Center, by bus: (not recommended) From the Bus Station which is opposite to the port take the bus following the route IRAKLIO (Heraklion)-MALIA.
    The timetable is the following:
    06:30 07:00 07:30 08:00 08:15 08:30 08:45 09:00 09:15 09:30 09:45 10:00 10:15 10:30 10:45 11:00 11:15 11:30 12:00 12:15 12:30 12:45 13:00 13:15 13:30 13:45 14:00 14:15 14:30 14:45 15:00 15:15 15:30 15:45 16:00 16:15 16:30 16:45 17:00 17:15 17:30 17:45 18:00 18:30 18:45 19:00 19:30 19:45 20:00 20:30 21:00 21:30 22:30
    The fare is 2.90 €s. The ride is about 45 mins, depending on traffic. The drop off point of the bus in Hersonissos is less than 1,5 km from the Conference Center.

  • By taxi: The most convenient way to get to the Conference Center from all locations (airport/port/downtown) is to use a taxi. There are taxis as you exit the aiport, port, and various locations downtown. The ride to the Conference Center is about 30 minutes and should cost approximately 30-33 € depending on starting point. There are charts inside the airport with current taxi fares from the airport. Extra costs of 0.3 € per luggage item is charged. It is strongly advised that you confirm the price prior to taking the taxi.



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