CMS 2005 Travel Information
Faculty of Natural Sciences
University of Salzburg
Hellbrunner Strasse 34
A 5020 Salzburg
Map (provided by Mapquest)
Tel: +43 662 8044-6328
Fax: +43 662 8044-172
How to reach Salzburg and the venue
Situated just under 300 kilometres to the west of Vienna and 150 km to the
southeast of Munich, Salzburg lies in the heart of Austria and Europe.
Salzburg Airport (recommended)
Salzburg Airport (SZG) is located just about 4 km outside the city center.
Take bus number 2 (timetable)
towards the "Hauptbahnhof" (the main railway station) which takes about
25 minutes. There you have to change to bus number 3 or 6 - and continue
as indicated below - to reach the venue. You can also go by taxi (should
be a little bit faster - app. 10-15 minutes).
Munich Airport - Vienna Airport (alternate airports)
In some cases these 2 airports have better and cheaper international connections.
If you chose to come to Salzburg via Munich Airport or Vienna Airport, the
best way to come to Salzburg is by train (about 2 hours from Munich, and
3 hours from Vienna).
There are several train stops in the city of Salzburg, you should
choose the main railway station (Hauptbahnhof). In front of the main building
you can see the main city bus station. Take a bus as described below to reach
the venue, or you can take a cab.
City buses run frequently (usually every 10 minutes)
and can get you to most places in the city quickly.
The venue is easily accessible from the main railway station (Hauptbahnhof)
by bus number 3:
Bus number 3 (timetable): The direction
indicator on the bus should say "Salzburg Süd". Exit at the station
"Faistauergasse". After leaving the bus, follow the direction
of the bus for about 400 feet, turn right and follow the M.Pacher-Strasse where you can see the Faculty of Natural Sciences already (Map).
Here is a map provided by Mapquest
pointing to Salzburg and the venue (Faculty of Natural Sciences, Salzburg University). Just zoom into the map to get more
details. They provide a route-planner