How to travel to Linz


  • by plane:

The Blue Danube Airport of Linz is located some kilometers outside the city and offers connections to Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, London Stansted, and Vienna. There is a bus connection to the main station in Linz (Linz/Donau Hbf). Alternatively, you can take a shuttle (free, on demand at the airport) to the train station Hörsching and go to Linz main station by train. Additionally there is the possibility to take a taxi to Linz city Center, which costs around 35€.

The next largest airport within close distance is the Vienna International Airport. There is a direct train connection from the Vienna airport to Linz main station. The train takes about two hours from Vienna to Linz and departs approx. two times an hour (see ÖBB train timetable). Additionally, there is a bus/train connection from the airport to the main stations in Vienna (Wien Westbahnhof/Wien Hauptbahnhof).

Alternatively you can go to Munich Airport and take the train to Linz from there or take an airport shuttle bus to Linz. 

  •  by train:

There are train connections from all directions. Please visit the ÖBB train timetable for detailed information.

  •  by car:

The motorway A1 connects Linz with Salzburg, Munich and Vienna, respectively.



How to travel to the conference location


  •  by car:

The Johannes Kepler University is located close to the A7 exit "Linz-Dornach". After driving straight on for approx. 1 km you find the university located on the left side. Parking lots are available directly at the campus.


  •  by public 

Tram lines number 1 or 2 (direction: Universität) take you directly from the main station or the city center to the conference location. The 24h ticket (MAXI) can be purchased directly at the tram stops at the ticket vending machine and costs € 4,40,-.