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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.
The Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Wien-Schwechat is situated about 20 km south-east of Vienna. On the airport’s web site you find flight information as well as transportations into the city center:

LOCAL TRAIN: S-BAHN

to station Wien-Mitte/Landstrasse (takes 24 minutes).

The Local Trains “S-Bahn” to Wien-Mitte/Landstraße depart every 30 minutes from the airport. Tickets available at vending machines directly at the station (4.20 Euros) and are valid for connections in Vienna as well (urban railways, underground, tram and bus). From there take the underground U4 to Karlsplatz, then walk to the venue, passing St. Charles’s church.

CITY AIRPORT TRAIN (CAT)

to terminal station Wien-Mitte/Landstrasse (takes 16 minutes).

Departure from the airport every 30 minutes (single ticket online 11 Euro / at the vending machine 12 Euros). Then take the underground U4 to Karlsplatz (extra ticket required, 2.40 Euros)
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TAXI

from the airport to the conference venue (about 45 Euros).

VIENNA AIRPORT LINES

Bus Service to (Single ticket 8 Euros).

Wien Hauptbahnhof: every 30 minutes; (Travel time 25 minutes)
Wien Schwedenplatz: every 30 minutes; (Travel time 20 minutes)

ÖBB-TRAIN

Railjet to station Wien Hauptbahnhof (central station) (takes 15 to 18 minutes).

Departure from the airport about every 30 minutes. Tickets available at vending machines directly at the station (4.20 Euros) are valid for connections in Vienna as well (urban railways, underground, tram and bus).

Public Transport in Vienna

You probably won’t really need it, apart from arrival and departure. There are many hotels within walking distance of the conference venue, and even the social events can be reached by foot. Nonetheless, some basic facts about public transportation are provided here.
Luckily, all means of public transportation within the city limits can be used with the same ticket:
Underground (U-Bahn)
Urban Railways (S-Bahn)
Tramway (Straßenbahn)
Bus

Even a single ticket allows (multiple) connections, but no return trips.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION VIENNA