Travel and Visa

Participants from all countries can reach to Samarkand by airplane, as well as by train and bus from Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan.

The students will be picked up at the airport, railway, and bus stations. Also, options to reach the conference venue from airport and railway station: M1 and M3 city bus from Samarkand international airport to university boulevard; city bus route number 73, 35, 22 from railway station to the university boulevard. From the bus station city bus route number 31, 60 from bus station to the university boulevard. Costs of the bus and taxi is 2000 UZS and 30 000 UZS respectively.

Also, the students can use Yandex taxi by mobile app and local taxi services. The link of conference venue of Samarkand State University from Google Maps Link

Citizens of 90 countries, including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Poland, Switzerland and Tajikistan can enter Uzbekistan with visa-free regime for 30-60 days. Citizens of 57 countries, including USA, India and Turkmenistan can enter Uzbekistan with electronic visa for 30-60 days Link

Acceptance and invitation letters will be sent to those participants who need them for visa applications.

Nat Gopalswamy

Solar Physics Laboratory, Heliophysics Division NASA GSFC, Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA


Zavkiddin Mirtoshev

Institute of Engineering Physics Samarkand State University, Uzbekistan