Course in Shared Memory Programming With OpenMP at NSC, May 27-29



The training will be held in the conference room at NSC. NSC is located at Linköping University, Campus Valla in house Galaxen. Please use entrance 81 or 83, where you will find signs guiding you to the correct room. Note that house Galaxen is also called G-huset.

Getting to Linköping

You can reach Linköping by air from Copenhagen and Amsterdam. There is also a flight connection from Helsinki to Norrköping (approx 40 km from Linköping).

There are also convenient train connections directly to Linköping from both Stockholm Arlanda airport and Copenhagen airport.

Public Transportation

The city busses are operated by ÖstgötaTrafiken. Information in English is available here.

Note: You cannot buy tickets on the buses. People with Swedish cell phone carriers can use "SMS tickets".

To get from Linköpings Resecentrum to the training class venue, house Galaxen:
Take bus lines 2 or 12 towards Lambohov, or bus line 20 towards Mjärdevi. Exit at bus stop VTI.

To get from the training class venue to Linköpings Resecentrum:
Go to the bus stop VTI. Take bus lines 12 or 20 towards Resecentrum. You can also walk to the bus stop Campushallen and take bus line 2 towards Resecentrum. Exit at Resecentrum.

Ask your hotel reception or visit ÖstgötaTrafiken (mobile version) to find the bus stop closest to your hotel for the relevant bus lines (2, 12, and 20).

For travel from and to the airport, take a taxi; there is no public transportation available.

Traveling by Car

House Galaxen is located on Olaus Magnus väg 42-44, Linköping.

GPS coordinates: Latitude: +58.3936 Longitude: +15.5736 (WGS84)

Free parking is available at the parking areas next to house Galaxen (G-huset). Please consult this map over Campus Valla (png). Choose the parking area to the west of house Galaxen (G-huset), as this is usually less crowded.


For a list of centrally located hotels, please refer to this map or these reviews.