Annette Weihs


Tel.: ++43 (0)732 2468 5233
Fax: ++43 (0)732 2468 5212


Johann Radon Institut (RICAM)
Altenberger Str. 69
4040 Linz


University of Linz, University-Center (campus map), Representation Rooms

How to get here

By car:
The campus is right next to the "Dornach" exit of the A7 - Mühlkreisautobahn, with Passau, Salzburg and Vienna all being roughly a 1:30 hour's drive away.

By train:
Linz is a railway hub with Intercity lines connecting it to Vienna, Salzburg/Munich, Passau/Nürnberg and Prague.

  • ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways)
  • Westbahn: Train from Vienna West Station (Westbahnhof) to Linz and from Salzburg to Linz (cheaper tickets!)
From the railway station, you can use

  • a taxi (approx. 15 minutes, about 20 Euros)
  • public transport (download the tram map, PDF-File):
    • purchase with cash a MIDI (1 hour) or MAXI (1 day) ticket from a ticket machine or from a tobacco store ("Trafik")
    • take tram number 1 or 2 (direction "Universität");
    • alight at the final stop "Universität" (approx. 30 minutes)
    • from there, walk along the Altenberger Straße to find the Science Park on the right hand side.

By plane:

  • Blue Danube Airport Linz (airport code LNZ):
    You can either take the airport bus to Linz train station and continue from there as above (by train), or take a taxi to campus (about 30 Euros), or rent a car.
    On Sunday there is no bus to the city but you can use the shuttle for free to the railway station Hörsching. From there you get to Linz in 11 minutes.
  • Vienna International Airport (airport code VIE):
    • New: Connection Vienna airport to Linz train station:
      ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways) offers direct IC/Railjet connections (every 30 minutes) between Vienna airport and Linz train station via Vienna Central Station (Wien Hauptbahnhof).
    • Connection Vienna airport to Vienna West Station (Westbahnhof):
      There is a shuttle bus (Vienna AirportLines) every 30 minutes directly to the Vienna West Station (Westbahnhof).
      Time table Bus