Practical Information

What is the best way to get to Vienna by plane?

Vienna International Airport (Schwechat)
Bratislava Airport, Slovakia – only 70 kilometers distant

What is the best way to get from the airport to the venue?

Vienna:

City Airport Train CAT:
This airport train is the nonstop connection between the station “Wien Mitte / Landstrasse” and Vienna International Airport. The ride takes approx. 16 minutes. (Adult fare: EUR 11,-)
Timetable and more information:
http://www.cityairporttrain.com/Infos/Fahrplan.aspx?lang=en-US

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Bus:
The Vienna Airport Lines busses take you to Schwedenplatz/Morzinplatz located in the center of Vienna in about 22 minutes (Adult Fare: EUR 8,-)
Timetable and more information:
http://www.postbus.at/en/Airportbus/Vienna_AirportLines/index.jsp

Taxi:
Taxis are waiting right in front of the arrival building of the airport. (Depending on traffic the taxi ride will be approximately 20-50 min to Vienna City Center, approx. 40 €). Taxis can also be ordered in advance.
http://www.airportdriver.at/de

Bratislava:

BRATISLAVA Airport to Vienna by bus:
You can use the service of the OEBB Postbus (Austria) in cooperation with Slovak Lines (1h 35 min travel time, Adult Fare: EUR 7,50).
Timetable and more information:
http://www.viennaairport.com/jart/prj3/va/uploads/data-uploads/Passagier/Parken/VIE_Eurolines_7010_de_en.pdf
http://eurolines.at/en

How to get to the Venue?

Metro station: Line U3 (orange line) "Herrengasse" and 3 minutes walking

Venue:

Palais Niederösterreich
Herrengasse 13
1010 Vienna

Vienna - Useful information

http://b2b.wien.info/en/travelindustry/destination-guide/about-vienna/useful-information

Vienna - Transportation System:

http://www.wienerlinien.at/eportal2/ep/channelView.do/pageTypeId/66533/channelId/-47643

Vienna - Facts & Figures:

http://b2b.wien.info/en/travelindustry/destination-guide/about-vienna/facts-figures

Visa

For information, please visit the website of the Austrian Foreign Ministry:
http://www.bmeia.gv.at/aussenministerium/buergerservice/pass-und-visum/visainformation-englisch.html

Vienna - Hotels and Booking:

We recommend to reserve accomodation as soon as possible, as hotels in Vienna are often fully booked in October.

The Vienna Tourist Board offers booking service for accomodation and would be pleased to reserve your accommodation in all Viennese accommodations, hotels, B&Bs, seasonal hotels and apartments. The list of accommodation facilities helps you to find the right lodgings for your stay in Vienna. For most of the establishments, bookings can be made immediately without further inquiries.

Please visit:
http://b2b.wien.info/en/travelindustry/destination-guide/travel-accomodation/mirror-hotels-booking

Hotel list

For further information see map of Vienna or http://www.wien.gv.at/stadtplan/en/

Hotel Post***
Fleischmarkt 24, 1010 Vienna (10 min. walk to the conference venue )
http://www.hotel-post-wien.at
E-Mail: office@hotel-post-wien.at

Hotel Kaiserin Elisabeth*****
Weihburggasse 3, 1010 Vienna (10 min. walk to the conference venue)
http://www.kaiserinelisabeth.at
E-Mail: info@kaiserinelisabeth.at

Hotel Sacher*****
Philharmonikerstraße 4, 1010 Vienna (15 min. walk to the conference venue)
http://www.sacher.com
E-Mail: wien@sacher.com

Le Méridien Wien ****
Opernring 13, 1010 Vienna (15 min. walk to the conference venue)
http://www.starwoodhotels.com
E-Mail: info.vienna@lemeridien.com

Hotel de France *****
Schottenring 3, 1010 Vienna (10 min. walk to the conference venue or several metro or tram stations)
http://www.hoteldefrance.at
E-Mail: defrance@austria-hotels.at

Style Hotel Vienna *****
Herrengasse 12, 1010 Vienna (3 min. walk to the conference venue)
http://www.stylehotel.at
E-Mail: info@stylehotel.at