BauSIM2020/Accommodation & Travel/How to reach Graz


BauSIM2020 will take place in the main building of Graz University of Technology, located in Rechbauerstraße 12, 8010 Graz. 

By plane

Graz Airport
Webpage of Graz Airport

Public transport
Easily to and from Graz Airport by bus or train Public busses ensure a smooth and convinient transfer between Graz (main station / Jakominiplatz) and Graz Airport. The bus stop is right outside the passenger terminal, right next to the departure area. The price for a one-way trip is € 2.40.

Timetable Bus & Train
Train - S5 (Graz Main Station "Hbf")
Bus - 630/631 (Graz Centre "Jakominiplatz")

The taxi rank is right outside the passenger terminal, right next to the arrival area.


Vienna Airport Plane +  bus or train (+2,5h)
Webpage of Vienna Airport

Rail connection from Vienna airport to Graz

Bus connection from Vienna airport to Graz

Special offer: Discounted travel with Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines

Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines offer a comprehensive global route network linking major cities around the world. We offer special prices and conditions to participants, visitors, exhibitors, invited guests as well as employees of the Contracting partner and their travel companions.

To make a reservation, please click on and enter the access code ATZLPAQ in the "Offer for discounted flights" area. This will open an online booking platform that will automatically calculate the discount offered or provide you with an even better offer if another promotional fare is available.

NOTE: Pop-ups must be enabled otherwise the booking platform window will not open.

These promotional fares are also available through your IATA / ARC travel agent. Travel agents can obtain ticketing instructions by sending an email to and providing the access code as a reference.

By train & bus

The main railway station in Graz is one of the most important stations in Austria and is not far from the Graz city centre, which can be reached by tramlines 1,3,6 and 7 in a few minutes. There are direct train and coach connections for example from Vienna, Salzburg, Linz, Innsbruck, Klagenfurt, Munich, Stuttgart and Frankfurt. You’ll find many other day and night connections on or

Buses to Graz
• Flixbus
• Fernbus Wien - Graz
• Westbus
• Eurolines

Public transport in Graz

Tram & Bus
In city od Graz oe 6 tram and 24 bus lines as well as 8 night buses which will bring you quickly and reliably to your destination. New in Graz is the 'Altstadtbim' - in the old town of Graz (more precisely between the stops Jakominiplatz and Hauptplatz plus 1 stop in all directions) you can take the tram for free.

The tickets are valid for all bus & tram lines of fare zone 101 (this goes to the airport Graz /
Thalerhof), as well as for the Schlossbergbahn.

The Graz 72-hour ticket for bus, tram, Schlossbergbahn and Schlossberglift is the most convenient and cost-effective way to reach and visit many of Graz's museums and places which are worth to sightsee. Ticket is available at € 12.90 per person.

Where do I get the ticket?
• in the buses from the driver (1h, 24h tickets)
• in trams at ticket machines (1h, 24h tickets, weekly tickets, monthly passes)
• at the ticket machines at the main station, main square and Jakominiplatz
• via the SMS ticket service or via the ticket app for smartphones
• in all kiosks / presale (10 zone cards, weekly and monthly tickets)

Graz Linien - webpage


Taxi can be found at the airport, at the central station and in the city center.

Taxi phone numbers:
+43/664/4831413 E Taxi Graz

Parking in Graz

Map with parking and garages can be found in the link.

Parking zones & Parking garages

Conference secretariat

Marta Mierzejek
Institute of Building Construction
Lessingstraße 25/III
8010 Graz