Practical information

What is the best way to get to Vienna by plane?

  • Vienna International Airport (Schwechat)
  • Bratislava Airport, Slovakia – only 70 kilometers distant

What is the best way to get from the airport to the City Centre?

  • From Vienna International Airport (Schwechat):
    • City Airport Train CAT:
      This airport train is the nonstop connection between the station ‘Wien Mitte / Landstrasse’ and Vienna International Airport. The ride takes approx. 16 minutes.
      (Adult fare: EUR 11,-)
      Timetable and more information:
    • Bus:
      The Vienna Airport Lines busses take you to Schwedenplatz/Morzinplatz located in the center of Vienna in about 22 minutes (Adult Fare: EUR 8,-)
      Timetable and more information:
    • Regional train:
      Take the regional trains from Vienna Airport to ‘Wien Mitte / Landstrasse’ or ‘Wien Hauptbahnhof’ (Central Station). The ride takes about 15-23 minutes.
      (Adult fare: EUR 4.20)
      Timetable and more information:
    • Taxi:
      Taxis are waiting right in front of the arrival building of the airport. (Depending on traffic the taxi ride will be approximately 20-40 min to Vienna City Center, approx. 40 €). Taxis can also be ordered in advance:
  • From Bratislava Airport:

How to get to the Venue?

  • Metro station Line U3 (orange line) ‘Stubentor’ and 5 minutes walking or
  • Metro station Line U1 (red line) or Line U4 (green line) ‘Schwedenplatz’ and 5 minutes walking

WHO Collaborating Centre for Pharmaceutical Pricing and Reimbursement Policies located at the Austrian National Public Health Institute (Gesundheit Österreich GmbH)
Biberstraße 20
1010 Vienna


Vienna – Hotel list

Accepted applicants will receive a list of hotels near the venue.

Vienna – Useful information:

Vienna – Transportation System


For information, please visit the website of the Austrian Ministry for European and International Affairs:

If needed, accepted applicants will receive a letter of invitation by the organisers to obtain visa.