Travel Information - How To Reach Us


- Address


Institute for Theoretical Computer Science (IGI)

Graz University of Technology
Inffeldgasse 16b/1
A-8010 Graz, Austria
Tel.: ++43/316/873-5811
FAX: ++43/316/873-5805


Map of Graz indicating the institute
detailed plan

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- Arriving by airplane

Flights arriving in Graz

The airport Graz-Thalerhof is a few kilometers away from the city of Graz. You can either

  • take a taxi, which is the most comfortable way. Taxis are available directly in front of the airport building. The fare from the airport to the institute will cost you approximately 15 - 17 EUR.
  • use public transport.
    • Take bus no.631 to Graz-Hauptbahnhof (ticket machine available in the bus).
    • Take tram no. 6 and get out at the station "St. Peter Schulzentrum" (ticket machine available in the tram) - please not: during the construction works in the area of Graz-Hauptbahnhof it takes you 5 minutes to reach tram no 6 at the station "Graz-Hauptbahnhof/Annenstrasse".
    • On the other side of the street (Petersgasse) there is a sign saying "Technische Universität Graz - Bereich Inffeldgasse", pointing down Inffeldgasse.
    • Go down Inffeldgasse and after passing the "Studienzentrum Informatik" turn right.
    • Inffeldgasse 16b is located in the gray building directly in front of you, about 20 m away from the street.
    • The Institute for Theoretical Computer Science is on the first floor.

- Arriving by train

You arrive at Graz Main Station (Graz Hauptbahnhof).

To reach the institute you can either
  • take a taxi (fare: 15 - 16 EUR)
  • or you can go by tram (Graz Public Transport (GVB)).
    • When you leave the Station Hall you have to go 5 minutes to reach the station "Graz-Hauptbahnhof/Annenstrasse" (Graz Hauptbahnhof Main Station of the tram is out of order during construction works in the area of Graz-Hauptbahnhof).
    • Take tram no. 6 to and get out at the station "St. Peter Schulzentrum". This ride takes about 20 - 30 min. Ticket machine is available in the train.
    • On the other side of the street (Petersgasse) there is a sign saying "Technische Universität Graz - Bereich Inffeldgasse", pointing down Inffeldgasse.
    • Follow that sign until you see the first university building ("Studienzentrum Informatik") on the right hand side.
    • Turn right after that building. The institute is located in the gray building right in front of you, about 20 m away from the street, on the first floor.

- Arriving by car


Entering into the campus by car please give the institute sufficient notice (some days before), so that we are able to induce your visitors registration (daniela.potzinger@igi.tugraz.at) or (charlotte.rumpf@igi.tugraz.at).

  • You are on the motor-way (Autobahn) A2:
    • Leave the motor-way at Exit "Graz Ost" and then take Exit "Raaba".
    • Turn left into St.-Peter-Gürtel.
    • Follow the street towards the city center of Graz for a few kilometers.
    • At the 4th crossway (on the right hand side is a bank) turn left into Petersgasse.
    • Then turn left into the second street (Inffeldgasse), opposite a big bus and tram station.
    • There is a gate at the entrance of the campus which will open after ringing the bell and telling the security staff who you are visiting and that your visitors registration was induced (parking spaces are available).
    • The institute is located on the right hand side after the "Studienzentrum Informatik", about 20 m away from the street, on the first floor.


2012-10-09, Daniela