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Translational research in viral hepatitis:
Addressing the gaps for cure

23-25 January 2020

Athens, Greece

Conference venue

Hilton Athens Hotel
46, Vassilissis Sofias Avenue
Athens 11528, Greece

Safety & Security

Please do not leave personal belongings, bags or suitcases unattended at any time, whether inside or outside the session halls.

How to get there

The nearest airport is: Athens International Airport (ATH)

The airport is located approximately 20 Km or 35 min from the city centre.

The conference venue is approximately 60 minutes away via public transport and 30 minutes by car.

Access by metro

Take the blue line towards Aigaleo and get off at “Evangelismos” station, which is situated 3-minutes’ walking distance from the hotel. The cost of the ticket is 10 EUR per person.

Access by bus

Take Bus Route X95 and get off at “Ilissia” station, which is right across from the hotel. The cost of the ticket is 6 EUR per person.

Access by taxi

The journey from the airport to the venue is about 25-30 minutes and about 38€. Taxi waiting area located at Exit 3 of Arrivals Level.


Please check with your local embassy before leaving whether or not you will need a Visa to enter the country. As the Visa application process may be time-consuming, it is recommended to apply as early as possible.

Please note that EASL cannot be held responsible in cases where your Visa has been rejected.

About Athens

For information on Athens please visit This is Athens.

The currency used in Athens is the Euro – EUR.

Foreign currency can be exchanged at banks, bureau de change and automatic currency exchange machines.

The currency used by EASL for this event is the EURO.

The official language of the conference is English.