How do I get to Graz

By Plane

Graz Airport
Graz Airport (GRZ) is a rather small airport which offers just a limited amount of connections. Among others, the following airlines offer regular flights to Graz: Austrian, Lufthansa,

Graz Airport

Vienna International Airport
Many of you will probably arrive at Vienna International Airport (VIE). To get from there to Graz we recommend to take the Airport Bus (Vienna Airport Lines) to the train station Wien-Meidling, where you can hop on a train to Graz. During daytime trains leave Vienna for Graz every other hour (for details see: Arrival Instructions). 

Vienna Airport

Among others, a few low-cost airlines also depart to/from Vienna:

Other airports
Alternatively, you can go to Klagenfurt, Maribor, Bratislava or other airports in the vicinity and continue your journey by train.

Klagenfurt Airport
Maribor Airport
Bratislava Airport

By Train

Graz main station (Hauptbahnhof) has frequent connections to Vienna with direct trains every hour. Connections to Salzburg, most other Austrian cities and Munich are reasonably frequent. Night trains serve destinations as far as Zurich, and there are two direct day services each day to Zagreb. See ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railway) for timetables.

From 8 AM to 8PM on August, 17th there will be somebody of us at Graz main station to help you out. For Information how to reach the dormitory see: Arrival Instructions

Austrian Federal Railway

By Car

Graz lies on the intersection of the motorway A9 which runs from north to south and the motorway A2 (from  Vienna) which runs east-west.

Note that Austrian motorways are toll roads. A so-called Vignette can be purchased at any fuel station (10-days validity: € 7.90 / 2-month validity: € 22.90 for cars < 3.5 tons ).
If you inform us in advance about you coming by car, we may be able to arrange a parking lot.
For Information how to reach the dormitory see: Arrival Instructions


By Bus

Eurolines operates from Graz main station (see section By Train) and offers reasonable cheap tickets to many destinations throughout Europe.