Travel & Accommodation

Plan your trip


By car

University of Graz
Universitätsplatz 3a
Lecture Hall 62.01

Parking near the Uni Graz
You can find parking spaces in either the blue short-term (Blaue Kurzparkzone) or long-term (Grüne Zone) parking zones near the university campus (keep your eye out for the blue/green road markings). You need to pay for your parking fee at the nearby parking meters and place the receipt in a visible place (such as on the dashboard) in your car. You can find more information about parking fees, times and time limits at: Parking Zones in Graz

By public transportation

You can plan your trip using the BusBahnBim-App (free travel app for public transport in Austria)
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By bus
From main train station (Hauptbahnhof):
Take Bus 58 toward "Mariatrost" (Stops: Mozartgasse, Liebiggasse)
Take Bus 63 toward "Schulzentrum St. Peter" (Stops: Attemsgasse, Universität, Uni/Mensa)

From Jakominiplatz:
Take Bus 31 toward "Uni-ReSoWi" (Stops: Uni/Mensa, Geidorfgürtel, Uni/ReSoWi)
Take Bus 39 toward "Wirtschaftskammer" (Stop: Zinzendorfgasse)

By tram
From main train station (Hauptbahnhof) or Jakominiplatz:
Take Tram 1 toward "Mariatrost" (Stop: Merangasse)
Take Tram 7 toward "St. Leonhard/Klinikum Mitte" (Stop: Merangasse)
Take Tram 3 toward "Krenngasse" (Stop: Herz-Jesu-Kirche (Universitätszentrum Wall, Merangasse 70))

By Plane

Please plan your route and organise your flight at your convenience. The airport of Graz is approx. 9 km outside of Graz and has good public transport connections to the city.

From the Graz Airport to the Uni Graz
Taxi: You can find the taxi rank directly on the outside of the passenger terminal. Depending on the traffic, a transfer via taxi can take between 20 to 30 minutes.

By Train/Bus: The suburban train line S5 (S-Bahn S5) takes you to the main train station. The train stop is located within a walking distance of about 5 minutes away from the terminal. For further transport from the main train station to the University of Graz see section about "Public Transport" above. Approximate transfer time: 30 minutes


Graz has a broad variety of hotels for every budget to choose from, feel free to select a hotel according to your needs.
We also reserved a contingent of rooms for Biotrans2021 for selected hotels. To use that offer, please book via the convention bureau of Graz, which supplies both the list and booking platform. Rates include breakfast and are refundable (see terms of service).