How to get to the Conference Venue

All sessions will take place in the Main Building of the University of Vienna. For the exact location of each stream and its sessions take a look at the Session Schedule.

The main building is located at Universitätsring 1, 1010 Vienna, with the main entrance directly to the famous Ringstraße and in walking distance of the historic city centre. For more information about the university itself, check out the website at

Map of the area

Below you can see a map of the area around the main bulidung of the University of Vienna.

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The conference venue can easily be reach by foot if you stay nearby. For other options, see below.


By public transport

For rapid connections within Vienna, check out the network plan. Public transport in Vienna is operated by Wiener Linien.

You may also download the app Quando for quick access via smartphone.

Metro: U2 "Schottentor/Universität"  [ download metro (U-Bahn) scheme ]

Tram: D, 1, 37, 38, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 71 "Schottentor" [ download tram schedule ]


By bike

There are many bycicle stands around the university. Another option is Vienna City Bike - you can rent and return one of 1,500 bikes at 120 stations all over the city. There are 3 stations just around the university building. You just need to register online or directly at one of the terminals once with a valid bank or credit card. The first hour you use the bike is free of charge. Every additional hour is subject to payment of a fee. The registration procedure requires payment of a one-time initial registration fee of € 1,00. Following your initial registration this amount will be credited to your Citybike Wien account for your next rides. For more information, please visit


By car

Please note that parking in Vienna is NOT free of charge and many places, especially around the city centre, are complicated to reach by car. However, there are parking garages just a few minutes from the university building. Garages are operated by different business, so the prices vary greatly. The Votivpark-Garage is located at Universitätsstrasse (Route Planner) Short-term parking is € 3,90 per hour (daily max. € 39,00). The Rathauspark-Garage is located on Rathausplatz (Route Planner) next to the City Hall, just 5 min from the university. Short-term parking is € 17,00 per hour (daily max. € 170,00). You can pay at the terminal in cash, via maestro or credit card. Click here for more information.




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