May 11 – 12, 2023
ALBA Synchrotron Light Source
Europe/Andorra timezone

Practical Information

Connecting Remotely

A Zoom link will be sent to all participants on 10th May.

Getting to ALBA

The meeting will be held at ALBA Synchrotron (Barcelona, Spain):

You can follow Google Maps public transport indications from any point except Bellaterra FGC station. From there you can take a shuttle bus that doesn't appear on google. This is the timetable:


Nearest towns to ALBA are Sant Cugat del Vallés and Cerdanyola del Vallés, both connected by public Bus. Other towns (Sabadell, Barcelona, etc.) will require a train+bus combination .

ALBA-CELLS has an agreement for a limited amount of rooms with a nearby hotel (20min walking distance) with a very economic pricing:

Double Room for Individual use: 60,00 €
Breakfast: 7,00 €
10% VAT not included

Please contact us if you are interested.


For other options, you can find available hotels at major booking platforms and:

In case you want to stay near other colleagues, you may ask other attendants in the tango-controls slack channels.

Some of our colleagues have already booked this hotels:

AC Hotel Marriott Sant Cugat (1 train stop + bus)

B&B Hotel Barcelona Sant Cugat (car needed)