Getting There

Transport from Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport (BEG) to the RIPE 85 meeting venue:

By Taxi

Total journey time: 25 minutes (20 km)

Estimated fare: RSD 1700

Directions: Belgrade Airport has a counter for issuing certificates of fixed price (vouchers) for taxi transport, which is located at the international arrivals area. Passengers have fixed prices according to which zone they are travelling to. The meeting venue is in zone 2.

Please avoid all unsolicited rides from taxi touts.

By Public Transport

Total journey time: 35 minutes

Ticket fare: RSD 300

Directions: The A1 Shuttle (towards Belgrade) goes about every 20 minutes from Nikola Tesla Airport. The stop to get out at is the Slavija Square Bus station (Kralja Milutina Street). When you arrive at this bus station, it is a 12-minute walk to the meeting venue.
You can purchase a bus ticket in advance online or purchase a ticket with the driver when you arrive on the bus. For this it is good to have cash (Serbian dinar).

By Car

The Metropol Palace is located in the centre of Belgrade and there are parking facilities available around.

  • Metropol Palace has on-site parking available which can be purchased there. The hourly cost is €1.50, daily cost is €15, and the weekly cost is €140.
  • The next closest parking garage is the Fakulteta garage which is located 1km away from the meeting venue.

Parking Servis Belgrade and the Tourist Organisation of Belgrade explain the different zones that you can park in as well as how the payment works for each.