You can reach Kaifeng with high-speed trains from many major cities in China.

From Beijing, you can get from Beijing West Station to Kaifeng North Station within 4 hours twice a day. You can also take a train to Zhengzhou East Station and then take a connecting train to Kaifeng. From Shanghai, you can get from Shanghai Hongqiao Station directly to Kaifeng North Station within 4,5 hours four times a day.

You can check train connections and book tickets in English via http://english.ctrip.com. Please note that you need to arrive about 1 hour before departure time of your train at Chinese train stations to collect your printed ticket and to go through a security check (similar to airports).

After your arrival in Kaifeng, please take a taxi to the conference venue (or your hotel).  Show the driver the address of your hotel. The taxi ride from Kaifeng North Train Station to the hotels should be about 15 RMB (2 Euro or 2,50 USD).

For the New Century Grand Hotel (Conference Venu)

(开封开元名都大酒店): 新区郑开大道东1号(大梁路与金明大道交叉口往西200米路南)

For the Lavenda Dream Hotel

(开封来旺达酒店):龙亭区金明大道与汉兴路交叉口东南角

For the Central Capital Hotel

河南大学金明校区大西门

The next airport to Kaifeng is Zhengzhou (Xinzheng International Airport, Airport Code: CGO). International Participants most likely need to change planes in Shanghai or Beijing and then connect to Zhengzhou.