Please note that Thursday, May 22, is a holiday ("Feiertag") in Austria and
consequently public transport is restricted. Trains and busses that only
operate on "Werktag" will not run on May 22.
Train: Train schedules can be found at
From train station to university: In order to reach the university campus or the Hotel Sommerhaus-Julius
Raabheim from the main train station of Linz (Hauptbahnhof Linz) take tram
number 1 or 2 from "Hauptbahnhof" to the terminal station "Universität"
It is a 25 min ride from "Hauptbahnhof" to "Universität".
Tickets have to be purchased from vending machines at the tram stops.
The machines at the stations "Hauptbahnhof" and "Universität" accept
coins and bills, most of the others only take coins.
A long distance one-way ticket, called "Midi", for the ride
from "Hauptbahnhof" to "Universität" is 1.70 EUR. A day pass is 3.40 EUR.
More information can be found at
- To get to the university campus from the tram station "Universität"
cross the road "Altenberger Strasse" on your left.
To get to the Hotel Sommerhaus-Julius Raabheim from the tram station
"Universität" turn right and walk toward the school and continue in this
direction on the small road "Aubrunnerweg" till it ends after some 300 m;
then turn right again and you will see a tall building - this is
the Hotel Sommerhaus-Julius Raabheim.
It is a walk of about 600m.
You can find a map for this walk here.
- On weekdays (Monday-Saturday) and once on Sundays (at 16:30), there
is a shuttle bus from the international "Blue Danube Airport Linz" (LNZ) to
the main train station (Hauptbahnhof Linz). Since May 22 is a holiday in
Austria, there is no bus running on that Thursday. The schedule can be found
- There is a free shuttle bus from the airport to the nearby train station
Hörsching. This shuttle runs every day between 5 am and 10 pm on demand.
You can require the shuttle at the airport information counter and at the
train station Hörsching by telephone (tollfree number 0800/206 600).
Trains leave Hörsching for Linz approximately every hour. Please find the
schedule at http://www.oebb.at.
- The cost for a taxi from the airport to the university is approximately
Coming from the freeway A1, at the freeway intersection "Knoten Linz"
leave the freeway A1. Then you are on the A7 in the direction Prag-Freistadt.
After crossing the Danube river, take the second exit "Linz-Dornach".
- To get to the university campus from here go straight ahead at the traffic
lights and follow "Altenberger Strasse". After approximatly 800m and crossing
the tram rails and traffic lights, you see the terminal station of the tram
at your right. Straight after the next traffic lights turn left in the parking
site of the university.
This is a
map that shows the
freeway exit Dornach, the university campus and the terminal
stop "Universität" of the tramway.
- To get to the Hotel Sommerhaus-Julius Raabheim from the exit "Linz-Dornach"
turn right at the traffic lights into the "Freistädter Strasse" in
direction "Perg, Gallneukirchen". After roughly 400m, just under the
freeway-bridge, turn left into "Julius Raab Strasse". Follow it and after
450m the tall building there is the Sommerhaus - Julius Raabheim.