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

  • City Airport Train (CAT) to terminal station Wien-Mitte/Landstraße.
    • Departure from the airport every 30 minutes (single ticket 11 Euro online / 12 Euro in the train).
    • CAT Schedule
    • From Wien-Mitte take the underground U4 (direction Hütteldorf) to Karlsplatz from where you continue to the desired location (instructions on previous page.)
  • Train: S-Bahn to station Wien-Mitte/Landstraße.
    • Departure from the airport about every 15-30 minutes.
    • Tickets are available at vending machines directly at the station (buy one for 2 Zones: 4.2 Euro) and are valid for connections in Vienna as well (U-Bahn, Tram and Bus).
    • All lines are going to Wien-Mitte but please mind the right direction.
    • From Wien-Mitte take the underground U4 (direction Hütteldorf) to Karlsplatz from where you continue to the desired location (instructions on previous page.)
  • Taxi from the airport to the centre of Vienna (about 35-40 Euro)
  • Vienna Airport Lines Bus Service to
    • Wien Schwedenplatz: Travel time 20 minutes
    • Wien Meidling-Dörfelstraße: Travel time 30 minutes
    • Wien Westbahnhof: Travel time 45 minutes

Train

Train services reach Vienna at the Westbahnhof or the Hauptbahnhof (currently under construction) 

  • Hauptbahnhof: the Vienna main train station is a 15 min from the Institute. Alternatively, you may take tram 18, one station in direction Burggasse-Stadthalle and get off at Kliebergasse, and then take  tram 1 in one station in direction Prater, Hauptallee until Laurenzgasse.
  • Westbahnhof: take the subway system (U-Bahn) to Karlsplatz. From there, follow the directions on the previous pages.