How to reach the venue
The Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Wien-Schwechat is located about 20 km south-east of Vienna and allows easy access, including direct flights from/to Geneva (by Austrian Airlines and easyJet).
The City Airport Train (CAT) to terminal station Wien-Mitte/Landstraße takes 16 minutes with departures from the airport every 30 minutes (single ticket 12 Euros). Then take the underground U4 to “Karlsplatz” to the conference venue. (extra ticket required, 2.40 Euros).
The Local Trains “S-Bahn” to Wien-Mitte/Landstraße or normal train “Railjet” to Wien Hauptbahnhof (central station) depart every 30 minutes from the airport. Tickets available at vending machines directly at the station (4.20 Euros) and are valid for connections in Vienna as well (urban railways, underground, tram and bus). From Wien-Mitte/Landstraße take the underground U4 to “Karlsplatz” to the conference venue. From Wien Hauptbahnhof take underground U1 to “Taubstummengasse”. More information about the public transport in Vienna is given here.
Taxi from the airport to the workshop venue or the hotel costs about 45 Euros (as of 2019).