The IPlCS 2012 location is conveniently close to the underground stations Karlsplatz (U1, U2, and U4) and Taubstummengasse (U1) giving fast connections to most places. Close tram stops are Paulanergasse (lines 62, 65, and Badner Bahn) and Gußhausstraße (line D).
A single ticket is valid for travelling one way in one zone, where the whole city is a single zone. You can change to different lines in the course, but you must not interrupt your journey. Single tickets can be purchased at a price of 1.80 Euro at ticket machines in underground stations or at points of advance sale. You can purchase tickets on board of busses and trams at an increased rate of 2.20 Euro. Tickets must be validated at the begin of a journey. To validate your ticket stamp the ticket at the blue machines located at the entrance of underground stations as well as on buses and trams. Tickets bought directly from the tram or bus driver (and some tickets from ticket machines in underground stations) are automatically validated and need not be stamped. Apart from single tickets there are passes for longer periods of time. Passes are available for 24 hours and 72 hours (beginning at the time when stamped), or as weekly, monthly or annual passes.
For more Information about public transport please visit the Website of Wiener Linien: here.
From and To the Airport
The Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Schwechat is about 20 km away in the southeast of Vienna. Train lines S7 and S2 connect the city center with the airport. You need a single ticket for two zones (3,60 Euro) between the airport and any place in the city. To go from the airport to the IPICS 2012 location you may change at Landstraße/Wien Mitte to U4 (direction Hütteldorf) until Karlsplatz. The City Airport Train (CAT) is a more comfortable line connecting the airport with Wien Mitte (8 to 10 Euro one way). Furthermore, there are bus services to and from several places in the city. You can also use taxi for your convenience, a taxi fare is at around 25-30 Euro.
For Information about national and international train connections please visit the Website of ÖBB: here.
Vienna International Airport (VIA)
For Information about national and international flights please visit the Website of Vienna Internation Airport (VIA): here.
At the IPICS 2012 location (and everywhere around the city center) long-term parking is difficult. The entire area is a short-term parking zone from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 10 pm. You must fill in a prepaid parking voucher (called “Parkschein”) for a maximum duration of 2 hours. On weekends and during the night parking is free in many streets. There are convenient Park & Ride facilities in the outer districts of Vienna.