University of Vienna
Universitätsring 1
1010 Wien

Public transport

  • Subway line U2: Schottentor station
  • Tram lines: 1, 37, 38, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 71, D
  • City bus: 1A
  • From the main railway station: Use subway U1 towards Leopoldau, get off at the Karlsplatz station and change to subway line U2, then get off at the Schottentor station.


Parking spaces: There is a limited number of parking spaces around the Main Building. Short-term parking (subject to charges) applies in the whole area from 09:00-22:00. The Votivparkgarage car park can be accessed via Universitätsstrasse (one-way street towards Universitätsring).

Delivery access: If you want to deliver something, please use the service road of Universitätsring (on the left-hand side in the direction of travel, access after Rathausplatz).


Due to a cooperation with Deutsche Bahn, conference participants have the possibility to travel within Germany at a discounted fixed rate.

To receive the discount, you must book via the following booking button:


City Airport Train (CAT)

Take the CAT to "Bahnhof Wien Mitte" ("Landstraße")
Change to subway U4 (Direction Heiligenstadt)
Subway U4 to "Schottenring"
Change to subway U2 (Direction Karlsplatz)
Subway U2 to "Schottentor"
2 minutes' walk

Duration: approx. 34 minutes

Buy your tickets at the counter, the ticket machine or online (


"Schnellbahn" (= Suburban Train)

With the Schnellbahn (also called "S-Bahn") (Direction Wien Floridsdorf) to "Wien Nord - Praterstern"
Change to subway U2 (Direction Karlsplatz)
Subway U2 to "Schottentor"
10 minutes' walk

Duration: approx. 50 minutes

Buy your ticket (3,40 EUR) at the counter in each station.


Vienna Airport Lines

Bus of Vienna Airport Lines to "Schottentor (Liechtensteingasse)"
5 minutes' walk

Duration: approx. 60 minutes



Departure infront of the arrival hall of the airport. 
Price: approx. 40,- EUR

Duration: approx. 30 minutes

University of Vienna
Universitätsring 1
1090 Vienna

We recommend  to book the transfer in advance (

Area map