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How do I get to Chania city center from the CHQ airport? 

Taxis: Taking a taxi from Chania airport to the city center is by far the easiest transfer option. The journey will only take 25 minutes in light traffic, and the driver will drop you off at your door. Taxis in Crete are charged at a flat rate, and the journey from Chania airport to the city center will cost 30€. 

 

Taking a taxi from Chania airport to the city center is quick and easy. Unlike the other transfer option, taxis run 24/7, so no matter what time of day you land, you will always have an easy transfer.

Bus: There is one bus that runs from Chania airport to the city several times a day. It runs from 6:00 to 22:45 during the week, with slightly altered times on the weekend. The total journey time is 90 minutes, taking into account the average waiting time. A one-way ticket costs 2.50€ for an adult, 1.90€ for students, and 1.25€ for anyone with a disability card. Tickets can be purchased from the driver as you enter the bus. 

 

Although the bus runs directly into the city center from Chania airport, it's by far the least convenient transfer option. The bus only runs a few times a day, there is a large waiting time between each bus, and if you arrive after 23:00, there will be no bus service until the next day.

Uber: We couldn't find any rideshares that serve this airport.

How long does it take to get from Chania airport to the city center?

Chania airport is very close to the city center, so if you are taking a car or taxi, it will take you around 25 minutes. However, if you are taking the public bus, it could take longer.

How much is a taxi from Chania airport to the city?

Taxis at Chania airport are charged at a flat rate. The journey from the airport to the city center of Chania will cost 30€, assuming you are traveling inside the city ring.

How far is Chania airport from the city center?

Chania airport is very close to the city center, only 15 km away. If you are traveling by car or taxi, it shouldn't take you more than 25 minutes to reach your destination.

Where can I get tested for Covid-19 in Chania?

For those delegates who need to undertake COVID-19 testing in order to travel we have organized with a local company to visit the Gala Dinner Venue (Aptera Beach) on 2nd June to take samples, if you need this service please book an appointment directly on:

 

Email - kotronaki.g@hotmail.com

Mobile - +69769 90767

Office - +28250 31828

How long is the oral presentation?

You can prepare a maximum of a 12-minute presentation and the remaining minutes will be used for questions and answers. There is no limit to the number of PowerPoints slides as long as you are within the time limits. Typically, the presentations carry 8-10 slides.

What is the dress code?

Conference attire is "smart" casual for all events, including the evening events. We do recommend bringing a sweater or light jacket with you since personal preferences vary regarding room temperature.

What meals will be served at the conference?

There will be morning and afternoon refreshment breaks for full-day sessions, and lunch will be provided for full-day sessions or where expressly indicated.​

May I present a different paper than the one indicated in my submission?

No. Your paper was judged and accepted on the merits of the submission. You cannot substitute something different after your submission has been accepted.

If I cannot attend the conference may I present my paper via Zoom or Skype?

No. Our policy requires that the paper author must have registered and be present at the conference to give her/his paper. The paper cannot be delivered by another person and it cannot be presented via Skype.

What is the presentation equipment in a meeting room?

Presentation rooms will be equipped with a laptop and projector for PowerPoint presentations. Please bring your presentation on a flash drive (USB drive).

Can I present a paper in a language other than English?

No. All papers must be presented in English.

How do you get around in Chania Crete?

One of the best ways to get around Chania is to explore on foot, especially the narrow, winding streets and alleys of the various neighborhoods of the old town. But buses are also a good option for getting around the city.

 

How do you get around in Chania Crete?

One of the best ways to get around Chania is to explore on foot, especially the narrow, winding streets and alleys of the various neighborhoods of the old town. But buses are also a good option for getting around the city.

Are there any daily sightseeing tours available for conference attendees?

The list of tours and excursions is available on the Accommodation page.

 

Which hotel I should stay in?

Please directly contact our travel agent Mr. Konstantinos Vatopoulos for all your accommodation and travel arrangements. Mr. Vatopoulos can arrange the accommodation for you according to your needs.  He can be contacted at dvatop@yahoo.gr or +30 27210 22120 (Tel) +306937287798 (Mob). Make sure you indicate that you are a participant in the 2022 AMA Global Marketing SIG conference.