NIC: Practical information

Practical information for guest researchers at the National Institute of Chemistry


Address: Hajdrihova 19, 1000 Ljubljana
Google map:

Contact person for practical arrangements

Katja Pirc,

Travel to Ljubljana

If you come to Slovenia by an airplane, there are buses and taxis from the airport to Ljubljana (approx. 20 min ride).

Accommodation in Ljubljana

HotelDistance to the TNA siteHotel ratingapprox. price person/nightcontact
Inter Continental30 min walk or 6 min by bus No. 6*****120 €
Hotel Cubo15 min walk or 12 min by bus No. 1+6/9****100 €
Hotel Lev25 min walk or 20 min by bus No. 9/1****65 €  
Atelier Hotel25 min walk or 20 min by bus No. 9/6/1***50 €
B & B Vila Teslova1 min walk***70 €
Kavon Apartments6 min walk***110 € (appropriate if family or friends are joining)
Fine Ljubljana Apartments11 min walk***120 € (appropriate if family or friends are joining)  
Hotel Mrak12 min walk***115 €
Hotel Castle View Fortuna17 min walk 30 €
Hostel Dežnik20 min walk or 20 min by bus No. 1+6/9 35 €

Local travel to the TNA site

The TNA site is within walking distance from the city centre (15 min). However, there are local buses (LPP) and rent-a-bike stations (BicikeLJ) throughout the city, and there is a unified card or mobile application (Urbana) needed for their usage.

Administrative procedures for carrying out a TNA

Guest researchers arrange the accommodation themselves.

Guest researchers that will be performing experiments on site are asked to get acquainted with rules regarding work with GMOs (confirmed with a signature at doc. dr. Nada Kraševec) and working safety (confirmed with a signature at dr. Andreja Drolc) and to fill in the following forms:

In need of assistance, contact .

Other relevant information

Entrance to the NIC is from Langusova street. Guest will get a permission card at the entrance and the card allows access to the specified TNA infrastructure. For more information and updated rules, visit

For practical information regarding visit at the Infrastructural Centre for Molecular Interactions Analysis at the Department of Biology, Biotechnical faculty, please contact .