Media, Democratization and Civil Society
June 16 - 27, 2008

Organized by the COST A30 Action "East of West: Setting a New Media Research Agenda for Central/Eastern Europe";
the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania; and the Center for Media and Communication Studies (CMCS) at the Central European University (CEU)


Address of CEU campus:
Central European University
Közép-Európai Egyetem
Nádor utca 9., 1051 Budapest, Hungary
Tel.:+36 1 327-3000


Please note that you can use the Budapest public transportation vehicles only with a valid ticket or transportation pass. If you travel on the vehicles of BKV (Budapest Transportation Company) without a valid pass or ticket you will have to pay a fine upon ticket inspection. Every SUN participant is responsible for buying their own transportation tickets or passes.

Download and print out this sheet and have it with you when you arrive. It will help you in the ticket purchase.

On this page you can see what kind of tickets and passes are available.


  • Take any bus that stops opposite the CEU Residence Center and go to the final station, to "Örs Vezér tér" (three stops if you take the #44 and 4 stops if you take the #45).

  • Look for the underpass that leads you to the Metro.

  • Take the Metro to "Deák tér".

    Map of the way from Deak square to CEU building (click to enlarge)

  • Walk past the Meridien Hotel, cross the zebra and walk across the park as indicated on the map below.

  • At the corner, cross "József Attila utca".

  • Continue towards the food store (CBA) and keep straight on till you reach "Zrinyi utca". (2nd street on the left).

  • Turn left and find the main entrance of CEU on the right side of the street at the corner of "Zrinyi" and "Nádor" utca (Nador utca 9).

A detailed map of the route from Residence Center to CEU campus
(click to enlarge)
A map of the metro and bus lines
(click to enlarge)

See also the Google Map

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