Travel

Vienna Airport

 

Flying to Vienna ...

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How to get to the University of Vienna?


From the Airport Wien-Schwechat ...


by commuter train (ÖBB)

Follow the signs reading “S-Bahn” (or showing a white S on a blue background). Take the S7 and alight at the stop “Landstraße-Wien Mitte (Vienna Centre)”. From this station you have to get on the subway U3 (orange line, direction: Ottakring) and alight at the station “Volkstheater”. Take the subway U2 (purple line, direction Aspernstrasse) to the station “Schottentor-Universität”. Walk (3 minutes) to the main building. 

The ride from the Airport to Landstrasse-Wien Mitte will last about 25 Minutes. Please note that the Airport is located outside of the city of Vienna, therefore you will need an extra ticket for public transport. The total one way fare for this trip is 4 € (*).


by City Airport Train (CAT)

The CAT is a direct yet more expensive train connection between the Airport and the city. It takes about 16 minutes to reach the station “Landstrasse-Wien Mitte”. From this station you have to get on the subway U3 (orange line, direction: Ottakring) and alight at the station “Volkstheater”. Take the subway U2 (purple line, direction Aspernstrasse) to the station “Schottentor-Universität”. Walk (3 minutes) to the main building.

During operating hours, every 30 minutes, the CAT leaves at and returns to the Airport. To the Airport: 05:38 o’clock to 23:35 o’clock. From the Airport: 06:05 o’clock to 23:35 o’clock.

Some Airlines offer a Check-in at the CAT Vienna Centre Terminal.

Please click here for the fares.


by Airport Bus Shuttle

There is also the possibility to take an airport bus. Buses from the airport usually stop at:

  • Vienna Morzinplatz/Schwedenplatz (subways U1 and U4, from here you have to take the tramway 1, direction Stefan-Fadinger-Platz, and alight at Schottentor)
  • Vienna Dörfelstrasse/Meidling (subway U6)
  • Vienna Westbahnhof (subways U3 and U6)

Riding time: approximately 30 Minutes

Fares (*): (1) Adults 8 € (one way), 13 € (roundtrip); (2) Children: below the age of 6: free, age: 6yrs.-15yrs (one way): 4 €, roundtrip: 6.50 €


by Taxi

The taxi stands can be found in front of the arrival hall. It takes approximately 30 minutes to get to the city centre. A taxi ride might cost 35-40 € (*).

 

From the train station ...

Train station Westbahnhof

Take the subway U3 (orange line, direction: Simmering) to the station “Volkstheater”. Change here to the subway U2 (purple line, direction: Aspernstrasse) and alight at the station “Schottentor-Universität”. Walk (3 minutes) to the main building. 

Train station Meidling

Take the subway U6 (brown line, direction: Floridsdorf) to the station “Westbahnhof”. Change there to the subway U3 (orange line, direction: Simmering) and alight at the station “Volkstheater”. Get on subway U2 (purple line, direction: Aspernstrasse) and alight at the station “Schottentor-Universität”. Walk (3 minutes) to the main building. 

 

Public transport in Vienna

Within the city the tickets can be used for all public transport facilities (buses, tramways, and subways). For further information on ticket fares please click here.

For information on the Viennese Journey Planner please check here.

 

(*) Please note: All fares as of September 15, 2012. Exact fares may differ at the time of the conference. No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information.