Practical Information

Transportation from Santiago International Airport (SCL)

The price of a taxi airport-city is around US$ 30 – 40.
A shuttle service (Transfer) cost approximately US$ 11 – 12, you can buy a ticket just by the luggage claim.

There are also buses taking passengers airport-subway Pajaritos Station, Metro line 1. It costs US$ 3. A Metro (subway) ticket costs US$1 – 1,40 dollars.

How to arrive

Please check our location map here.


Hotels Alcalá del Río and Capducal (see below) have special prices for the congress; please when making the reservation indicate you come for the congress of Universidad de Chile and send a confirmation e-mail to Mrs Veronica at

The following hotels are located in Providencia neighbourhood close to the Metro Los Leones station (Line 1 –red– | download subway map).  Foreign people paying in dollars (cash or credit card) do not pay taxes

The following information is given only as practical reference. Please check the updated information with the hotel before booking.

Hotel Alcalá del Río
Padre Mariano 331, Providencia
Single room: US$73
Double room: US$86
phone: (+56-2) 2236 0871

Hotel Capducal
Av. Suecia 281, Providencia
Single room: US$80
Double room: US$90
phone: (+56-2) 2231 1400

Alto Suite Providencia “Apart Hotel”
Av. Pedro de Valdivia 150, Providencia
About US$70 per night
phone: (+56-2) 7434 6809

Hotel Santiago Park Plaza
Av. Ricardo de Lyon 207, Providencia
About US$130 per night
phone: (+56-2) 2372 4000