LAPIS 2019: La Plata International School on Astronomy and Geophysics

Inverse methods in geophysics

La Plata, Argentina, 8-12 April 2019


The School venue will be the Facultad de Ciencias Astronómicas y Geofísicas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, located in the city of La Plata, capital of the Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina.


La Plata is located 60 km south of the City of Buenos Aires. The nearest international airport is Ministro Pistarini Airport (usually referred to as "Ezeiza"), at 80km from La Plata.

Manuel Tienda León offers a shuttle service Ezeiza-La Plata-Ezeiza with six departures a day (6:00h, 8:30h, 11:00h, 14.20h, 20:00h, 22.30h). The travel lasts 1.30h. In order to ensure availability you should make a reservation in advance. The phone numbers of their office in La Plata are: +54-221-425-1140, and +54-9-221-548-8586 (mobile phone). There is a Whatsapp number: +54-9-11-5450-9599.

The nearest domestic airport is Aeroparque Jorge Newbery in Buenos Aires. Some international flights, mainly from neighbouring countries, operate from Aeroparque as well.

Manuel Tienda Leon also offers a service of a private car (called "remis") from Ezeiza and from Aeroparque.

Buenos Aires and La Plata are very well connected by highway. There are regular bus services at all hours from La Plata Bus Terminal to downtown Buenos Aires (travel time approximately one hour).

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