The Congress of the Spanish Society of Ethology and Evolutionary Ecology will take place in the Research Building at the University Campus of Mieres. Mieres is a town located in the centre of Asturias, only 20 km far from Oviedo, the capital city of the province, 65 km from the Airport of Asturias and 108 km from León.
HOW TO GET THERE
From Asturias airport: the bus company Alsa* (www.alsa.es) connects the airport with the cities of Avilés, Gijón and Oviedo. You can reach Mieres from these locations by train (http://www.renfe.com/GA/viajeros/cercanias/asturias) or by bus (Oviedo – Pola de Lena service) from the bus station of Oviedo.
From Madrid by bus and train: the companies Alsa* and Renfe also connect Mieres with Madrid. The travel is direct and without exchange, and lasts ca. 5 hrs.
The Research Building is 10 minutes walking from the train station and 2 minutes walking from the bus station.
*The bus company ALSA gives a 15% OFF to the congress participants. Use the promotional code CISEE18 when buying your tickets (purchases from 17/01/2018 to 10/09/2018 and travelling from 02/09/2018 to 10/09/2018).
By car: if you hire a car at the airport (http://www.aena.es/en/asturias-airport/car-rental.html), take the A-8 towards Avilés/Oviedo and then the A-66 towards Oviedo/León, come off at Mieres sur (south).
Unidad Mixta de Investigación en Biodiversidad (UO, CSIC, PA)
Edificio de Investigación, Campus de Mieres, Universidad de Oviedo
c/ Gonzalo Gutiérrez Quirós, 33600, Mieres, España (see map)
Telephone: (+34) 985108130/ 985