Brno occupies a strategic location in the contemporary European transportation network.
Road Network
The city is located at the crossroads of freeways D1 and D2 that form a part of the trans-european highways west to east (France - Ukraine: E 50), and north - south (Scandinavia - the Balkans: E 65).
The rail route from the Balkans to western Europe and Scandinavia passes through Brno (Budapest - Prague - Berlin). Brno is also a stop on the Euro-City Express route (Prague - Vienna). Time tables are available on
Bus connections
Brno is connected with the majority of big towns in Europe. Many of the bus-lines go through Prague from where, between 5:00 am and 9:00 pm, the bus service is practically continuous. All connections can be found on


According to request of participants, the organizing committee has booked an accommodation in the Imos hotel near the faculty campus and in the Continental hotel (city center).
 Railway stationFaculty campusHotel ImosHotel Continental
Railway station-Tram 12,13Tram 1Tram 12,13
Faculty campusTram 12,13-walkTram 12,13
Hotel ImosTram 1walk-Tram 1
Hotel ContinentalTram 12,13Tram 12,13Tram 1-


MSMF-4 will take place at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Technická 2, Brno-Žabovřesky, Czech Republic.


Orientation maps are available on the conference website. These maps show the easiest route from the town centre to the conference and accommodation sites.