A detailed map of the campus is available here
Further details can be found in the information brochure
An email regarding local arrangements has been sent to all participants [pdf].


All international visitors to India need a visa to enter the country. IIT Kanpur is an educational institution established and funded by the Central Govenment of India. Kindly refer to the following link http://mha1.nic.in/foreigDiv/FAQs.html for visa related queries.
In case you need an invitation letter or any further advice about visa, please send an email to fsttcs2017@cse.iitk.ac.in.


How to reach Kanpur : Kindly go through the link below:


Travel pickups and drops from Amausi Airport (Lucknow) and Kanpur Railway Station can be arranged for all registered participants. Each registered participant will be provided instructions through email using which he/she can request for the travel as per his/her requirement. Travel charges are not part of registration fee.


Travel Charges (approx.)
Kanpur Central Lucknow Airport
Pickup INR 500 (INR 50 per hour waiting charges after one hour) INR 2,100
Drop-off INR 500 INR 2,100
If a bigger car is used then the charges are INR 600 and INR 2500 respectively.

You can also hire OLA cabs. OLA cabs fare in Kanpur.  

Note: Once you complete the registration for the conference and/or the workshop(s), you will receive an email on your registered email address in few days from fsttcs2017.acco@cse.iitk.ac.in. Kindly follow the instructions and fill your travel and accommodation details (we have started sending travel and accommodation registration emails since Friday, 27 October 2017). If you have not received any email or in case of any travel/accommodation related queries kindly send a mail to fsttcs2017.acco@cse.iitk.ac.in.

Accommodation to all registered participants can be arranged in the Visitor's Hostel/Hall-13 of IIT Kanpur. Each registered participant will be provided instructions through email using which he/she can request for the accommodation as per his/her requirement. Accommodation charges are not part of registration fee.

Following are the accommodation charges:

Non-student participant Visitor's Hostel INR 1700 (approx.) per day
Student participant Hall-13, Hall-6 INR 350 (approx.) per day

Note: Once you complete the registration for the conference and/or the workshop(s), you will receive an email on your registered email address in few days from fsttcs2017.acco@cse.iitk.ac.in. Kindly follow the instructions and fill your travel and accommodation details (we have started sending travel and accommodation registration emails since Friday, 27 October 2017). If you have not received any email or in case of any travel/accommodation related queries kindly send a mail to fsttcs2017.acco@cse.iitk.ac.in.


However if any participant wishes to stay in hotel outside IIT kanpur then following is the list of few such hotels in Kanpur:


Here is a list of other hotels located near IIT Kanpur. Travel time should normally be under 30 minutes from IIT Kanpur.


Here are some options that are slightly further away.