Venue, travel and accommodation information

Workshop venue: Bilbao Exhibition Centre

Ronda de Azkue 1 48902 Ansio-Barakald, Bilbao, Spain

EWEA Analysis of Operating Wind Farms 2016 technology workshop will take place on 14-15 April 2016 at Bilbao Exhibition Centre.

Bilbao Exhibition Centre

Photo: Bilbao Exhibition Centre

Bilbao Exhibition Centre is one of the most modern trade-show complexes in the world in terms of design and amenities.

It is constructed to a highly innovative design that provides a convenient and comfortable setting for all events.


Getting there

Bilbao Exhibition Centre

Ronda de Azkue, 1 48902 Barakaldo, Bilbao, Spain

telephone: +34 944040031


email: [email protected]

By air

Bilbao airport is 13 km from BEC!


“Ansio” station, line 2, next to the exhibition centre (north entrance) to BEC!)


From Bilbao, Line 3136 Bizkaibus (Bilbao-Cruces-Barakaldo)


All taxis show their status as a public service (SP plate), the price depends on an official fare rate, the amount payable is shown on the meter and any supplement must be explained to passengers.
The following associations of taxi drivers operate in Bilbao:
•  Radio Taxi Bilbao (telephone 94 444 88 88). 24-Hour service, we put any type of vehicle required at your disposal, as well as all payment types. Services for companies with grouped invoicing and deferred payment. It has adapted vehicles or ‘Laguntaxis’, to carry people with mobility problems, as well as baby carriages and other bulky objects.
• Radio Teletaxi (94 410 21 21) 24-Hour service, only in the municipality of Bilbao and airport transfers.
Radiotaxi Nervión (telephone 94 426 90 26). 24-Hour service throughout the whole Historical Territory of Bizkaia.
Class Taxi Mercedes: (94 444 50 50). 24-Hour Mercedes Taxi service throughout the whole Historical Territory of Bizkaia. Servic

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Hotel Abando - Photo: Aranzu Hoteles

Photo: Aranzazu Hoteles

EWEA has arranged special rates for workshop participants at Hotel Abando, conveniently located in the center of Bilbao, with a direct metro connection to the workshop venue and in walking distance from the dinner venue.



Please note that hotel Abando is now fully booked for the duration of the workshop, but you can find alternative accommodation via the Bilbao Tourism Office.

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