ARRIVAL IN VIENNA AND TRANSPORT TO THE VENUE
This page provides information on how to get to the conference site from the airport, by train and by car. When using Public Transportation, you may also want to look at the relevant page.
Local Train: S-Bahn to station Wien-Mitte/Landstrasse (takes 24 minutes).
Departure from the airport about every 30 minutes. Tickets are available at vending machines directly at the station (2 zones: 4.40 Euros) and are valid for connections in Vienna as well (urban railways, underground, tram and bus). All lines are going to Wien-Mitte or beyond, but please mind the right direction (just follow the crowd – hardly anybody goes in the opposite direction). From there take the underground U4 to Schottenring, change to the underground U2 to Schottentor.
City Airport Train (CAT) to terminal station Wien-Mitte/Landstrasse (takes 16 minutes).
Departure from the airport every 30 minutes (single ticket 11 Euros). Schedule Then take the underground U4 to Schottenring, change to the underground U2 to Schottentor. (extra ticket required, 2.20 Euros)
Taxi from the airport to the conference venue (about 45 Euros)
Vienna Airport Lines Bus Service to
> Wien Schwedenplatz: every 30 minutes; Travel time 20 minutes
> Wien Meidling: every 20 minutes; Travel time 30 minutes
> Wien Westbahnhof: every 20 minutes; Travel time 45 minutes
Single ticket 8 Euros. Schedule
FlixBus from the airport to Vienna
> Bus stop Wien Erdbergstrasse
> Bus stop Wien Hütteldorf
> Bus stop Wien Westbahnhof
Single ticket 5 Euros. Schedule
from Wien Westbahnhof (terminal railway station West):
Underground U3 to Volkstheater, change there to U2 and exit at stop Schottentor
from Wien Meidling (terminal railway station South & East):
Tram line 62 or Badner Bahn (direction Oper) to stop Karlsplatz, change there to U2 Schottentor
from Franz-Josefs-Bahnhof (terminal railway station North-West):
Tram line D (direction Südbahnhof) to stop Schottentor
from Wien-Nord / Praterstern (railway station North):
Underground U2 to Schottentor
from the South and East:
Südautobahn (A2) – Südosttangente (A23) – Exit Knoten Prater – Schüttelstraße – Untere Donaustraße – Stubenring – Universitätsring
from the West:
Westautobahn (A1) – Hietzinger Kai – Wiener Straße – Schönbrunner Straße – Karlsplatz – Opernring – Universitätsring
from the North:
Donauuferautobahn (A22) – Südosttangente (A23) – Exit Knoten Prater – Schüttelstraße – Untere Donaustraße – Stubenring – Universitätsring
Please bear in mind that you have to buy the official highway toll label (“Vignette”) before using any motorway in Austria. More information at http://www.asfinag.at/toll.
Please also note that public parking is not free of charge in most parts of Vienna and it is limited to a maximum of 2 hours per stay. For more information, consult the parking management website of the City of Vienna. There are also underground car parks (Parkgarage Rathauspark) close to the venue, but they are rather costly.