Jan 25 - 28, 2016 | Zurich, Switzerland


Meeting participants should make their own reservations using the code “GEWEX” to secure the special rate listed beside each hotel below. Please note that the rates may change as the meeting draws closer, so participants are advised to contact the hotels early and to avoid making a reservation through online booking sites.

Hotel Sunnehus: CHF 169.50 per night, including breakfast
Walking distance: 200 m/3 minutes
Telephone: +41 (0) 44 250 27 27
Email address: info@hotelsunnehus

Hotel Bristol: CHF 155.00 per night, including breakfast
Walking distance: 800 m/8 minutes
Telephone: +41 44 258 44 44
Email address:

Hotel Marta: CHF 130.00 per night for a single room or CHF 155.00 for a double room, including breakfast but excluding city tax of CHF 2.50
Walking distance: 800 m/10 minutes
Telephone: +41 44 269 95 95
Email address:

Meeting Location


The workshop will take place at ETH Zurich, Tannenstr. 3, Building CLA, Room CLA J1. For directions, click here.

To get to ETH Zurich from the airport, you can take either public transportation or a taxi. A taxi from the airport costs approximately CHF 60. Directions for getting to ETH Zurich (both from the airport and from Central Station) via public transportation are below.

Traveling to ETH Zurich Zentrum Campus Using Public Transportation

From the Airport

You will require a ticket valid for 3 zones.

By Tram

  • From the “Zurich Airport” tram stop, take tram no. 10 (towards Bahnhofplatz/HB) as far as the “ETH/Universitätsspital” stop. The tram runs every 7 to 15 minutes between 6 o’clock in the morning and 11 o’clock at night. Travel time: approximately 30 minutes

By Rail

  • If you wish to travel from the airport to the city center (Central Station), you should use the S-Bahn or mainline services. The trains depart from the “Zurich Airport” station. Travel time: approximately 10 minutes

From Zurich Central Station

You will need a ticket that is valid for zone 110 (city of Zurich).

  • From the “Bahnhofstrasse/HB” stop: Tram no. 6 (towards the Zoo) as far as the “ETH/Universitätsspital” stop. Travel time: approximately 6 minutes
  • From the “Bahnhofplatz/HB” stop: Tram no. 10 (towards the Airport or Oerlikon station) as far as the “ETH/Universitätsspital” stop or Tram no. 3 (towards Klusplatz) as far as the “Central” stop (1 stop), from “Central” by Polybahn (departs every three minutes) to the Polyterrasse. Travel time: approximately 8 minutes


Background image by Bill Rosgen is used under the Creative Commons license.