Local Information: Conference Venue

Conference Venue

Founded in 1815, TU Wien is Austria’s largest research and teaching institution in science and engineering. The mission statement of TU Wien, “Technology for people”, stands for academic excellence through research and wide-ranging competence through teaching.

The conference will be held at the main building of the TU Wien, which was built in the 19th century. The address of the venue is:

TU Wien
Karlsplatz 13
1040 Vienna,
Austria
TU Wien Main Building

TU Wien Main Building (© TU Wien)

Arrival by public transportation

The conference venue is close to the subway station Karlsplatz, a crossing point between the lines U1 (red line), U2 (violet line) and U4 (green line). Here you find an overview of the Vienna subway network.

From Vienna Airport

  • Take the airport bus to Schwedenplatz, change to U1 direction Oberlaa, and exit at Karlsplatz. Follow the signs towards Karlsplatz/Resselpark. Cross the park towards St. Charles’s Church and find the main building of TU Wien to your right (before you reach St. Charles’s Church).
  • Take the public railway service (S7) or the CAT train from the airport and exit at Wien Mitte. Then, take the U4 and exit at Karlsplatz.

From Vienna main station

  • Take U1 direction Leopoldau, exit at Karlsplatz. Follow the signs towards Karlsplatz/Resselpark. Cross the park towards St. Charles’s Church and find the main building of TU Wien to your right (before you reach St. Charles’s Church).

From Vienna station Westbahnhof

  • Take U3 direction Simmering, change at Volkstheater to U2 direction Karlsplatz and exit at Karlsplatz. Follow the signs towards Karlsplatz/Resselpark. Cross the park towards St. Charles’s Church and find the main building of TU Wien to your right (before you reach St. Charles’s Church).

Arrival by taxi or sharing a car

  • Taxi ranks are located in front of the airport, main station, and around the station Westbahnhof. A taxi from Vienna Airport to the conference venue costs between €40 and €50. You can also book a taxi from the airport via several companies to get a cheaper price.
  • Alternatively, you may share a car using different services, e.g, DriveNow or Car2Go.