Information: Location

The Onassis lectures take place at the “G. Lianis" amphitheater located at central building of the Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas, campus outside Heraklion in the island of Crete.

Main building of the FORTH

FORTH is located ~10km to the southwest of the city of Heraklion. A map of the Heraklion metro area follows.

Map of Heraklion

It can be reached by bus (heading ITE or PAGNI), or you can take a taxi (approximate fare 8 Euro).

A list of hotels in Heraklion offering a reduced special price for FORTH visitors is available hotels in Heraklion When booking one of those hotels please mention that you are a FORTH visitor in order to obtain the reduced fare. More options are available at or