Travel Information

Going to Vienna by plane

Austrian Airlines is delighted to be the official carrier for the ESAO IFAO CONGRESS 2017 and offers all delegates and accompanying persons a special conference fare which entitles them to a 15% discount off all published fares for Austrian Airline flights to Vienna.

Your flight booking – how to proceed: 

Book your flights online at www.austrian.com
and save 15% on all applicable fares. 
To do so, simply enter the following code in the eVoucher field 
on the Austrian homepage booking engine:

Code: ESAO17

Conditions:
Booking period: now until September 9th, 2017
Valid for flights to Vienna and return as of September 1st, 2017 until September 16th, 2017
(final date for return flight) on OS operated flights.

Book your flights here:

https://book.austrian.com/app/fb.fly?action=preload&evoucher%20ESAO17&journey=2&mode=date&l=EN

From the airport to the city center

Vienna International Airport is about 16 km east of Vienna in Schwechat. 
The city center can be reached quickly and in comfort by public transport:
https://www.wien.info/en/travel-info/to-and-around/airport-to-center

Get around Vienna

The best way to get around in Vienna is to use the city’s public transportation network, which comprises 5 underground lines, 28 tram lines and 90 bus routes.
Please consult the official website of Vienna’s main public transport provider “Wiener Linien” : http://www.wienerlinien.at/eportal3/ep/tab.do?pageTypeId=66533

How to reach the congress venue:
AKH-Allgemeines Kranken-Haus
(General Hospital Vienna)

Underground: Line U6 – stop Michelbeuern

Tramway: Line 5 – stop Lazarettgasse

Tramway: Line 33 – stop Lazarettgasse

From our recommended hotels to AKH:

Motel One Westbahnhof: Underground line 6 from Westbahnhof

Austria Trend Hotel Anatol: 2 min walk to Westbahnhof – Underground line 6

Hotel de Frande: 3 min walk to Schottentor (University) – tramway line 43 (direction Neuwaldegg) – stop Alser Straße – 5 min walk to AKH

Austria Trend Hotel Rathauspark: 3 min walk to Landesgerichtsstraße – tramway line 43 (direction Neuwaldegg) – stop Alser Straße – 5 min walk to AKH

Hotel Atlanta: Tramway 40, 41 (direction Herbeckstraße) – stop Währinger Str. Volksoper – underground line 6 (direction Siebenhirten) – stop Michelbeuern AKH

Hotel Regina: 3 min walk from Rooseveltplatz to Schwarzspanierstraße – tramway line 40 (direction Herbeckstraße) – stop Währinger Str. Volksoper – underground line 6 (direction Siebenhirten) – stop Michelbeuern AKH

Hotel & Palais Strudelhof: 5 min walk from Pasteurgasse to Bauernfeldplatz – bus line 40A (direction Felix-Dahn-Straße) – stop Währinger Str. Volksoper – underground line 6 (direction Siebenhirten) – stop Michelbeuern AKH