|Conference on Geometry: Theory and Applications|
The conference location is
University of InnsbruckIt is near the historic citycenter of Innsbruck. Several hotels of all categories, within walking distance to the conference venue, are available.
GPS Coordinates (Karl-Rahner Platz)
degrees: 47°16"7.7″/11°23"52.28″ (latitute/longitude)
The Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) provide viable train connections to a number of European cities, among them Munich, Berlin, Prague, Budapest, Ljubljana, Zagreb, Rome, Zurich, and Paris. Innsbruck Main Station is in walking distance to the conference venue (approx. 11 minutes). The city center can be reached by a number of tram and bus lines (“Innsbruck, Hauptbahnhof”).
Innsbruck is at the junction of two highways, A12 Inntalautobahn and A13 Brennerautobahn. Note that parking facilities in Innsbruck are limited and rather expensive. Here is an external page with more information on driving a car in Austria.
Getting around in Innsbruck
The conference venue (Faculty of Theology, Karl-Rahner Platz 3) is close to the historic city center of Innsbruck and you will appreciate that many interesting spots are within a convenient walking distance.
In order to reach the conference venue from the very city center, walk towards the Golden Roof, Innsbruck's most famous symbol, turn right directly at the Golden Roof and walk straight ahead until, after 5 minutes, you reach Karl-Rahner Platz, a small square with a Jesuit church.
Bus and tram stops near the conference venue are “Landesmuseum” (bus A, C, J, M, O; tram 1, 3, STB; nightliner N1, N2, N7, N8) and “Polizeidirektion” (bus A, R, 502, 504; tram 1).
Detailed timetable information as well as information on tickets and prices is available on the web-site of Innsbrucker Verkehrsbetriebe (IVB).