Tips for visitors

CONTACT DATA

FISPAC (Física Partículas, Astrofísica y Cosmología)
Department of Physics
Facultad de Química – Universidad de Murcia
Campus de Espinardo
30100 Murcia
Spain

TEL: (0034) 868 88 7100
FAX: (0034) 868 88

Murcia is a city in south-eastern Spain. It is the capital and most populous city of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia, and the seventh largest city in the country, with a population of 436,870 inhabitants (about one third of the total population of the Region). It is located on the Segura River, in the Southeast of the Iberian Peninsula, noted by a mild climate with hot summers, tepid winters and scarce precipitation.

The University of Murcia has 4 different campuses. The members of FISPAC are located in Espinardo Campus, just 5 km to the north of the city centre.

HOW TO GET TO MURCIA

Airports

San Javier Airport (Murcia), 47 km from Murcia by car.
Tel: 0034 968 17 2000

El Altet Airport (Alicante) , 68 km from Murcia by car.
Tel: 0034 966 91 91 00/ 0034 966 91 94 00

www.aena.es

Trains

El Carmen Station (Murcia). Tel: 0034 968 25 25 72

www.renfe.com

Bus

San Andrés Station (Murcia). Tel: 0034 968 29 22 11

www.estaciondeautobusesdemurcia.com

Motorways and toll roads

Autopista del Mediterráneo A-7: France, Barcelona/Valencia/Alicante/ Murcia

Autovía A-30: Madrid/Albacete/Murcia/Cartagena

Autovía con Andalucía: E-15

TRANSPORT TO ESPINARDO CAMPUS

Bus

Line 39. The easiest bus stop to find: Gran Vía Escultor Salzillo (next to Banco de España, direction Plaza Circular).

Bus service each 15 minutes. At the Espinardo Campus, alight at the “Químicas” stop.

How can I buy a ticket/bus pass? On the bus.

Approximate prices:
Ticket: 1 euro.
Bus pass: 33 trips/ 15 euros.
UNIBONO. (https://bonobus.um.es/: 20 euros/30 days (unlimited travel within Murcia and the surrounding villages). To apply for it, you need a University of Murcia e-mail address; you will obtain it upon enrolment at the secretary’s office of your faculty.

Tram

Line 1B. Departure from Plaza Circular. Stop at Espinardo Campus: “Centro Social” (Social Centre).

Information about schedules, prices, and routes can be found at
http://www.latbus.com
http://www.um.es/alumnos/transporte/
http://www.tranviademurcia.es/

CAMPUS MAPS

http://www.accessia.es

WEATHER STATION

If you want to know the weather in the Campus of Espinardo, please visit the webpage of the Weather Station located int the Campus of Espinardo:

http://estacion.um.es

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