Travel information

Getting to La Palma (flight information)

The meeting will take place in the island of La Palma (Canary Islands, Spain). When booking your flights choose La Palma (airport code SPC) as your destination. This airport has direct flights from Madrid and Barcelona.

There are also direct chartered flights to La Palma from different locations in central and northern Europe.

On the other hand, Tenerife (the biggest island) hosts two airports: Tenerife North (TFN) and Tenerife South (TFS). Tenerife North airport is the main hub for flights connecting the island with mainland Spain, while many and frequent charter flights, from several cities in central and northern Europe, arrive at the Tenerife South airport.

La Palma is very well connected with the Tenerife North airport, with a dozen of flights per day, and also enjoys a few connections per day with Tenerife South airport. 

Online information about flights arriving at or departing from the Spanish airports is obtained at  AENA.

Getting to Hotel Taburiente Playa (Los Cancajos)

The meeting is in the Hotel H10 Taburiente Playa which is 5 km from the airport. You can take a taxi from the airport to reach the hotel. You can also use the public bus system (line 500), there is a bus stop just in front of the hotel (Airport-LosCancajos-bus (PDF)).

A shuttle bus will be organized to pick up the participants arriving in the flight from Madrid on Sunday, and will bring them to the meeting venue (Hotel Taburiente). Details of the Madrid flight:
Sunday April 8,  IB3842 13:50 MAD SPC (estimated departure time from the Airport ~14:30).

Renting a car

You can rent a car ~30 €/day. There are Rental Companies available in the airport of La Palma.