Valencia, España 


Latitude: +39.48 (39°28'48"N) | Longitude: -0.39 (0°23'24"W) | Time zone: UTC+1 hours 

Escudo de Valencia



*City of Arts & Science*

Valencia Calendar 2008


Getting To & From Valencia

Valencia Airport

Train

Car Rentals

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Motorcycle Rentals

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Getting Around Valencia

Taxi

A quick and good option, though it is recommended not to use it in rush hours (from 8 to 9 a.m. and from 15 to 18 p.m.)
There are three types of prices:
- Price 1: for the metropolitan area from 6 a.m. to 22 p.m.
- Price 2: for metropolitan area, from 22 p.m. in working days, and on Saturday, Sundays, and holidays in or out of the metropolitan area.

- Price 3: for Saturdays, Sundays and holiday out of the limits of the city.

A short ride will cost a minimum of 2.60 Euros.

Following are some telephones of some of the taxi companies that currently operate in Valencia:

- Onda-Taxi 963 475 252
- Radio-Taxi 963 703 333
- Rapid Taxi 963 747 388 / 963 730 973
- Taxired 963 833 235
- Tele-taxi 963 571 313

- Auto-Taxis 963 959 560

- Co-operativa Valencia Taxis 963 740 202





Bus

There are different bus companies that cover the different areas of Valencia

- Around the city (yellow colour)

- Aero-bus (blue colour): Direct bus service Airport/Valencia/Airport. Every day, from 6.00 am to 22.00 pm. (every 20 minutes). Approx. price: 2,50 €. Stops: Airport (Departures Terminal)- Av. del Cid with Burgos Street (Local Police Headquarters)- Bailén (G.V.Ramón y Cajal tunnel)- Ángel Guimerá with Juan Llorens Street- Av. del Cid (in front of Local Police Headquarters)- Airport.
- Other destinations: Departures from the Bus Station (Menéndez Pidal Avenue)
- Within the city (red colour) EMT (Valencia Local Transports Company). It has 91 lines by day and 7 by night, which will allow you to go even to the most hidden spot of the city. In most of the stops, you will find a map of the city with the routes of all the lines.

Lines & Schemes

The frequency of the main lines is around 5 or 6 minutes. In summer, there are three more lines to the beaches of Malvarrosa and Las Arenas.

For more information, you can use the EMT telephones: 963916023 / 963916022 / 963471898 or go to the official webpage.

MetroValencia - Underground

There are four underground lines that connect the centre of the city with the sorrounding towns : Line 1 (yellow), Line 3 (red), Line 4 (blue), Line 5 (green).

PDF Map of Metro System (April 2007).

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Line 1A: Bétera-Torrent/Villanueva de Castellón
Line 1B: Llíria-Torrent Avinguda
Line 3: Rafelbunyol-Aeroport
Line 4A: Mas del Rosari-Doctor Lluch
Line 4B: Ll. Llarga Terramelar - Empalme
Line 4C: Circula sólo días de feria

Line 5A: Marítim Serrería-Torrent Avinguda/Aeroport

Line 5B: Marítim Serrería-Neptú

Valencia rail map

Valencia rail map
The prices that you will find are:
- For a single ticket 1.10 (for zones A, B, C, D)
- Discount card b-10 is valid for 10 journeys in zone A with changeovers allowed between EMT and Metro, or 2 EMT lines. The price is 6.70€ and can be purchased in Metro stations, tobacconists and kiosks.(zone A)

Bono 10

Bicycle & Metro - On Sundays, Bank Holidays and Saturdays before 2pm bicycles are permitted on the entire network.



Tram

The Tram is part of the Valencia Metro System and has the added advantage that permits you to transport your bicycle on board during weekdays and Saturdays after 2pm. A modern and alternative transport.

The tram in Valencia goes from the Pont de Fusta (Wooden Bridge), near the Serrano Towers, around the main streets of the city. servicing the Polytechnic University and ends at the beaches of Las Arenas and La Malv.



Tourist Bus

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Exclusively designed for the tourist, it offers an interesting tour around the city. In every stop, the travellers can get off and get on the bus again if they wish so. The same company also offers bus tours in surrounding areas.




Guided Tours

Historical Center Sunday Tour

Guided visits every THURSDAY for the historical Center of Valencia . From 11.00 to 13.00. Starts in Virgen de los Desamparados Basilica (in front of the Square fountain)
More Information Here.

Other Guided Tours

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Driving

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ValenciaConnect.com

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Loquo 

ValenciaBlog.com
 

About Valencia

VLC Valencia

Valencia - Wikipedia

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Housing-Hostels/Apartments/Other

Nest Hostels

Home Hostels

Hilux-FeetUp Hostel

Rooms Deluxe Hostel

Indigo Hostel

40 Flats

11Flats

idealista.com (rent, buy, share) - online ads (some with photos, some from agencies, quite well organized)

loquo.com (vivienda) - online ads (without photos some possible scams)

University Services: 

www.opii.upv.es - search 4 shares (compartir pisos)

www.uv.es -go to the DISE Office (next to Maths fac in Burjassot or there is another in Blasco Ibañez) to pick up a list of avalaible flats

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Couch Surfing 

The Hospitality Club 

Music, Events, Clubs, Etc.

Radio City

Black Note Club

Dub Club 

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Valencia Clubbing 

IVAM Concerts 

Barrio Del Carmen's - the Billboard , with calendar of activities and events: social, cultural and reivindicativos. As usuary registered you can announce activities.

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Fallas

Fallas 2007

More Fallas

Official Fallas Website

Cyber Fallas

Random Points of Interest

KIDS 

CouchSurfing - Valencia

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Valencia Bulletin Board -Music/Art/Film

Atrapalo-ocio al mejor precio

Laughter Club of Valencia

America's Cup Valencia

Restaurant Guide - PDF

Carmen After 2am

Indymedia::Valencia

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Photo Album-Welcome to Valencia

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS VALENCIA

 Seguridad Social

PRE-SCHOOLS VALENCIA MAP

GULLIVER PARK MAP

YOGA STUDIOS VALENCIA MAP

Museums

RANDOM & UNFINISHED

LINKS TO BARRIO DEL CARMEN 

Today in the Filmoteca
Ateneu To The Margin

Ca Revolta
Universitat de València
The Micalet
IVAM
Botànic
Hiker Centers
Teatres Generalitat
Xarxa Museus
Muvim
Parpalló
Choreographic Center
L'altre Espai
Libraries
Sport facilities 

barriodelcarmen.net continues

RESOURCES OF LOCAL COMMUNICATION 

Thematic restaurants
Meals and covers
Pub, to go out at night
Bars coffees
Clothes and gifts
Tatto piercing
Crafts
Aesthetic hairdressing salon and
Discs, books, press
Stores of several
Specialized stores
Health
Informa'tica and Internet
Companies and services
Audio-visual, image
Market and feeding
Repairs and offices
Tourist lodging
Artists
Trips and tourism
Services at home
Escapes

 

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