Cooperating Organization.

Campus Wels

Claudia Plochberger-Brandlmayr

Local Facilities


4600 Wels, Stelzhamerstr. 23, AUSTRIA

Wels is located at 120 km from Salzburg and 200 km from Vienna. The city has direct train connections with Vienna, Salzburg and Linz. The main train station "Wels Hauptbahnhof" is located at less than 10 minutes walking distance from the campus.

By airplane, it is recommended to arrive at Linz, Salzburg, Vienna or Munich airport and to then to take the train to Wels (from Munich airport by train via Salzburg to Wels) or by an airport shuttle bus (see below).

From Linz airport:From Salzburg airport:

Bus no. 2 departs from Salzburg airport every 15 minutes to the train station. From there, trains are going every hour to Wels, the estimated travel time is one hour. Tickets for the bus are available in the newspaper shop (Trafik) inside the airport or direcly on the bus.

From Vienna airport:From Munich airport:

From Munich airport, you have 2 options to get to Wels: Either you take a train to Salzburg and change to another train to Wels (travel time approx. 3,5h) or you take an airport shuttle bus directly to Wels (travel time approx. 2,5h). If you want to take the airport shuttle bus, you need to reserve a place on the bus at least 1 week prior to your day of arrival. Please contact the organizing committee for reservation until 20 May, 2009 the latest and indicate your name, flight number and estimated arrival time.