Travel & Accomodation

The Ubucon Europe takes place at the Antiguo Instituto Jovellanos.

Built in 1797 as a centre for scientific and technical education. Currently it is a public place, maintained and managed by the City Council, and it is a reference place for cultural diffusion.


You have a lot of hotels in Gijón/Xixón, but remember the Tuesday May 1 will be holiday here and so much people will travel, then, we're recomending you to reserve ASAP, because the hotels will be full.

It's cheap to take a breakfast in any coffee shop (~3€), then get just the room.

We have a discount in this hotel at 700m of the event:

Hotel Begoña (***) [See rooms | Map]
Get discount saying you're coming for the "Ubucon"
How to book: or +34 985 14 72 11
Prices by night (tax included): Single: 49,5€; Double: 55€

Travel information

Asturies airport

It's at 40km of the city center. Outside the airport, you'll have one direct bus by hour to Gijón/Xixón.
It's price is 8€. More information in ALSA (see a discount below in Bus information)
You have these direct flights from Spain:
  • Alicante
  • Barcelona
  • Fuerteventura
  • Gran Canaria
  • Ibiza
  • Lanzarote
  • Madrid
  • Málaga
  • Menorca
  • Palma de Mallorca
  • Sevilla
  • Tenerife
  • Valencia

You have these direct flights from Europe:

  • Ginebra
  • Lisboa
  • London
  • Munich
  • Paris
  • Venecia


We would recommend you to leave your car in the hotel or in a free area 24x7 (zones in white), ask in your hotel about that.


We have a discount of 25% courtesy of ALSA for the event, use it on the ALSA website: UBUCONE18
Dates for buying it: 3 January to 1 May
Dates for travelling: 25 April to 1 May


We have a discount of 35% courtesy of Renfe for the event.
Dates for travelling: 25 April to 1 May
This discount is for your person and you need to register for the event, then write us by email asking for it.

Doubts & Questions?

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