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Street address:
University of Vienna, Campus Altes AKH
Spitalgasse 2-4, 1090 Vienna, Austria.

Underground station: Schottentor (Underground line U2)
Tram station: Lange Gasse (Tram lines 43 & 44)

Getting to the venue:

From the airport:
  • City Airport Train (CAT): fast but expensive
  • Metropolitan line S7: slower but much cheaper
  • Airport Bus: moderate; goes to various places in Vienna
How to buy a metropolitan ticket from the Airport to Vienna using the ticket machine:
  1. Select English language
  2. Select "VOR single-trip ticket, selection of zones"
  3. Select "2 zones" (Note: With this ticket you can go to any station inside Vienna using all underground, tram and bus lines.)
  4. Select number of tickets (i.e. number of persons travelling together)
  5. Press "O.K."
To get to the venue, go with metropolitan line S7 to Wien Praterstern, change to underground line U2 (direction Karlsplatz), go 3 stations to Schottentor.

From the railway station Wien Westbahnhof
Take underground line U3 (direction Simmering), go 3 stations to Volkstheater, change to underground line U2 (direction Aspernstraße), go 2 stations to Schottentor.

From the railway station Wien Meidling (for international trains):
Take underground line U6 (direction Floridsdorf), go 4 stations to Westbahnhof, change to underground line U3 (direction Simmering), go 3 stations to Volkstheater, change to underground line U2 (direction Aspernstraße), go 2 stations to Schottentor.

From the railway station Wien Simmering (for trains from SK and CZ):
Take underground line U3 (direction Ottakring), go 12 stations to Volkstheater, change to underground line U2 (direction Aspernstraße), go 2 stations to Schottentor.

From the railway station Wien Hauptbahnhof (all international trains):
Take tram line D (direction Nussdorf), go 10 stations to Schottentor.
Please note: Due to the construction of a new main station, there is only restricted service from and to this station. We suggest to leave the train already at Wien Simmering (see above) or Wien Stadlau (underground line U2).


From U2 Station Schottentor to the Conference Venue

1. via Tram:
Take the Tram line 43 in direction of "Neuwaldegg", go two stations to Lange Gasse and Exit the tram, you now are in front of the Vienna University campus "Altes AKH"
Take the Tram line 44 in direction of "Dornbach", go two stations to Lange Gasse and Exit the tram, you now are in front of the Vienna University campus "Altes AKH"
2. on foot
Exit the station "Schottentor" and follow the "Universitätsstraße" leading you away from the city centre, the "Universitätsstraße" leads you into "Alser Straße", following "Alser Straße" you will lead you directly to the conference venue (on your right-hand side)
it will take you roughly 15 minutes to get to the conference venue

A pdf map of the underground and metropolitan system of Vienna can be downloaded here.