Travelling to Klagenfurt...
To get an idea on the location of Klagenfurt,
you may have a look at this: where
Something about Klagenfurt.
car from the highway (all directions) to the University:
Coming from the West (Salzburg, Villach), you
first go until "Klagenfurt West" which is the next crossing after
Krumpendorf. Be careful and take at Klagenfurt-West the leftmost lane
directly to Klagenfurt Center. At Klagenfurt-Wörthersee (1,5
Klagenfurt-West) you leave the highway. Coming from the North (St.
Veit) or the East (Graz, Vienna), you follow the many tunnels in the
north of Klagenfurt westwards. Immediately after the Falkenbergtunnel
you take the second exit (about 300 m after the end of the Tunnel, so
be alert!) directed to "Klagenfurt West". About 1,5 km after that you
leave the highway at Exit "Klagenfurt-Wörthersee".
After having left the highway at
Klagenfurt-Wörthersee (=Klagenfurt-See in short) you
to the so called "Minimundus-Crossing" (with traffic-lights). You keep
straight direction towards south. After 400 m you will see the logo of
the University of Klagenfurt. Turn left into the
You have arrived at your destination.
car from Slovenia (via Loiblpass) to the University:
Coming down the Loiblpass you go right through
Unterloibl, Kirschentheuer, passing the Hollenburg and Maria Rain until
you come to the first traffic lights of Klagenfurt. There you go
straight ahead. After about 800 m at the next traffic lights you turn
left towards the direction
Wörthersee/Universität/Autobahn Villach to
the so-called "Südring". You go along the Südring,
Wörthersee stadium. About 1 km after the stadium the road
makes a big
turn right. Looking ahead then you will see on your right the "Lakeside
Park" and just behind it is the University of Klagenfurt.
is a sufficient number of parking lots around the university area (only
plane or train:
Airport is reachable by direct flights from Vienna (Austrian
from Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg (Air
from Munich (Lufthansa) and from
London Stansted, Stockholm, Goeteborg, Frankfurt Hahn (Ryanair).
For details on travelling to Klagenfurt by train
search the time-table of the Austrian Federal Railways.
Klagenfurt University by bus from the main station or airport
To reach the University from the train station or the airport, check the schedule at Stadtwerke Klagenfurt
(main station = Hauptbahnhof, airport = Flughafen, univerisity = Universität)
The cost of a bus-ticket (valid for one hour) is 1.90 Euro and can be bought on the bus.
...Reaching Klagenfurt University by taxi from
the main station or airport
Taxis are available in front of the
Arrival/Departure Hall of Klagenfurt Airport as well as in front of the
train station. Typical fares and driving times are: