How to get here

To get to the Main Building, we advise you to use the underground or tram and get off at the Schottentor station.

Public transport:

  • Underground line U2: Schottentor station
  • Tram lines: 1,37,38,40,41,42,43,44,71, D
  • City bus: 1A
  • From the main railway station: Use the underground line U1 towards Leopoldau, get off at the Karlsplatz station and change to underground line U2, finally get off at the Schottentor station.
  • From the airport: check out the tool to plan your journey from Wiener Linien.


  • Parking spaces: There is a limited number of parking spaces around the Main Building. Short-term parking (subject to charges) applies in the whole area from 09:00-22:00. The Votivparkgarage car park can be accessed via Universitätsstrasse (one-way street towards Universitätsring).
  • Delivery access: If you want to deliver something, please use the service road of Universitätsring (on the left-hand side in the direction of travel, access after Rathausplatz).

Area map