Posted on September 17, 2009

Practical information, 5th International Trondheim Conference on Palliative Care


Conference venue

Øya Helsehus

Maurits Hansens gt. 2

St. Olav University Hospital area

7004 Trondheim


Hotel accommodation

Thon Hotel Trondheim
Address: Kongensgate 15
Phone: +47 73884788

Comfort Hotel Park

Address: Prinsensgate 4A
7012 Trondheim
Phone : +47 73 83 39 00

Quality Hotel Augustin

Kongensgate 26
7011 Trondheim
Phone : +47 73 54 70 00

Walking distance from Thon and Augustin is approx. 15 minutes. From Comfort Park approx. 10 minutes.

Breakfast is included in the room rates at all three hotels.


Allergies, diets
Please send an e-mail to                            and inform her if you have any allergies or special requirements with regard to food at the conference.


How to get from the airport to the hotels
Trondheim airport Værnes is situated 32 kilometres north-east of the city. The most convenient way to get to the city centre is by the airport shuttle bus.


• Airport bus:

From Værnes airport you may take the airport shuttle bus, which departs every 15 minutes. The bus stops at all the hotels downtown Trondheim, you disembark at Thon Hotel Trondheim (not Thon Hotel Gildevangen). The bus takes about 30-45 minutes. Price NOK 90,-. Credit cards accepted.

• Taxi:

Taxis are readily available at the airport. Expect to pay about NOK 600,- to downtown and any Hotel.


How to get from the airport to St. Olavs University Hospital:

• Airport bus: Same as above, but you disembark at the bus stop “Studentersamfundet” (point C on the map), Øya Helsehus is situated 100 metres from the bus stop.
• Taxi: To Øya Helsehus, St. Olavs Hospital (about 30 minutes, same price as to downtown)