Travel and accommodation


Travel and Official Airline

The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the
Official Airline Network for the MedInfo 2013 Congress.

To obtain the Star Alliance Conventions Plus discounts please follow the
below steps to access the Conventions Plus online booking tool:

- Visit
- Under “Delegates login” enter conventions code: SK07S13
- The online booking tool opens in a separate window*

*Should the online booking tool not open, please ensure that your Pop-up
blocker is disabled.

Registered participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the
Congress can qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class
of travel booked.

The participating airlines for this event are: Adria, Aegean, Air Canada,
Air China, Air New Zealand, Ana, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, Blue 1, British
Midlands, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Egyptair, Ethiopian, LOT,
Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways,
Spanair, Swiss, TAM, TAP, Thai, Turkish Airlines, United, US Airways.

Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class
fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group
fares and Round the World fares.

When making your travel plans please present confirmation of your
registration or proof of attendance for the Event/Convention.

Please note: For travel to/from Japan and New Zealand special fares or
discounts may be offered by the participating airlines on their own network.
To obtain these special fares or discounts and for booking office information
please visit and:

- Click on "Conventions Plus Booking Contacts" and enter the conventions
code: SK07S13
- Choose one of the participating airlines listed.
- Call the respective reservation contact listed and quote the conventions
code SK07S13 when requesting the special ticket.  


Participating Airlines
Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Asiana Airlines, Austrian Airlines, AviancaTaca, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, Lufthansa, LOT Polish Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS International Air Lines, TAM Airlines,  THAI, Turkish Airlines, TAP Portugal, United, US Airways
Star Alliance


Copenhagen is linked to the rest of Europe by rail with frequent connections to most major cities in Europe. Once in Copenhagen the Central Station is located within walking distance of a large number of hotels. For more information on how to get around, see the chapter “Transportation in Copenhagen”. The table below shows the travel time to selected destinations:


City Duration (hours:min) City Duration (hours:min)
Amsterdam 9:57 London 15:50
Basel 11:03 Luxembourg 21:40
Berlin 7:34 Malmö 0:35
Brussel 12:27 Milano 17:58
Dortmund 7:47 München 11:06
Düsseldorf 8:29 Oslo 8:59
Firenze 21:00 Paris 14:13
Frankfurt 8:08 Roma 22:43
Geneve 14:28 Salzburg 13:10
Göteborg 4:09 Stockholm 5:25
Hamburg 4:28 Strasbourg 10:15
Hannover 5:49 Stuttgart 9.55
Helsingfors 12:00 Venezia 19:08
Innsbruck 13:30 Wien 16:20
Köln 8:55 Zürich 12:11

Source: Deutche Bahn – on-line timetable


All the major road networks of Europe connect to Copenhagen over bridges or with ferry services. These include: from Sweden – E20 (Øresund bridge), 3 (ferry from Helsingborg); from Germany – E47 (ferry from Puttgarden), E55 (ferry from Rostock); from Jutland E20.