The conference venue is Elite World Istanbul hotel located at Taksim Square in the heart of Istanbul.

 

The best room rates for the conference hotel is available through the Internet (at the website of the hotel or via Booking.com). However, the hotel guarantees the room rates of €100/day for a single room and €110/day for a double room (upon availability) if you mention you will be attending DTIS 2016 during your reservation.   

 

Airport Transportation:

There are two bus lines, operated by Havatas, from both Istanbul Ataturk and Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airports to the city center. One bus line goes to Taksim Square (in Europe) and the other to Kadıkoy Square (in Asia). You should be taking the bus line to Taksim Square to come to the conference venue.  

 

Atatürk International Airport ( IST) is 25 km (13 miles) away from the conference venue and the journey takes approximately 40 minutes. You may travel to the conference venue by taking the Havatas Bus Line  from the Ataturk Airport to Taksim Square.

 

 

Sabiha Gökçen International Airport ( SAW) is 50 km (33 miles) away from the conference venue and the journey takes approximately 1.5 hours. You may travel to the conference venue by taking the Havatas Bus Line from the Sabiha Gökçen Airport to Taksim Square.

 

The bus stop for the airport buses is located only 120 m away (a 2 minute walk) from the conference venue (see the picture and map below).

 

 

Buses run between Taksim Square and both Istanbul airports every half an hour throughout the day.

 

The GPS coordinates for the conference venue: 41.040538, 28.983596