Travel Information

The Montanuniversität is situated in the heart of downtown Leoben. The closest major international aiport is Vienna International Airport (VIE), about 170 km northeast of Leoben. This airport is served by all major airlines and offers many indirect flights to oversea destinations.

Graz Airport (GRZ) offers no direct overseas flight but is well connected with major European hubs such as Frankfurt, Münich, Zürich, Rome and Paris. Graz Aiport is about 70 km southeast of Leoben. The Montanuniversität can be reached from the airport by train.

From Vienna International Airport (Wien-Schwechat) to Leoben

Buses and trains run several times an hour to Wien Hauptbahnhof. From there you have train connections every hour to Leoben. Every other hour a change of trains is necessary in Bruck/Mur, all other trains go directely to Leoben. Please check the ÖBB webpage for train and bus connections. It takes about 2½ to 3 hours to get from VIE to Leoben.

From Flughafen Graz (Graz Airport) to Leoben

The train station is next to the airport but there are no direct trains to Leoben. For connecting trains either wait in Graz Hauptbahnhof or Bruck/Mur. It takes about 1½ hours to get from Graz Airport to Leoben.

By train

All trains from Vienna to Villach or Italy and also all trains from Salzburg to Graz stop in Leoben. There are direct trains from Vienna, Salzburg, Klagenfurt and even from Frankfurt/Germany to Leoben. Check ÖBB webpage for all itineraries.

By car

Leoben is connected via the S6 to the major autobahn routes (A2 and A9). It takes two hours from Vienna to Leoben.


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