FH St.Pölten


University of Applied Sciences FH St. Pölten
Matthias Corvinus-Straße 15
A-3100 St. Pölten


Addresses for GPS-Navigation

Vienna Airport
A-1300 Schwechat

Fachhochschule St.Pölten GmbH
Mathias Corvinus-Strasse 15
A-3100 St.Pölten

Public Transport

Train from Vienna International Airport to Vienna City Center

Vienna International Airport is located about 16 km south-east of Vienna.
Directly from the Vienna International Airport you either can take the S-Bahn (suburban railway) or the CAT (City Airport Train) to the station “Wien Mitte”.

Timetable - S-Bahn (S7)

DepartureArrivalFirst suburban railway
Last suburban railway
Vienna AirportWien Mitte04:54 (then approx. every 30 min)00:1825 min

The fare is approx. Euro 3,80 for a one way ticket. (Rate is based on 2012)

Timetable - CAT

DepartureArrivalFirst train
Last train
Vienna AirportWien Mitte06:05 (then 05 and 35 min past the hour) 23:3516 min

The fare is approx. Euro 11,00 for a one way ticket. (Rate is based on 2012)

Train from Vienna to St. Pölten

St. Pölten is a traffic intersection and therefore easily and quickly accessible by train.

Arriving at the train station “Wien Mitte”, follow the signs for the metro U3. Take the metro in the direction of „Ottakring“ and exit at the station „Westbahnhof“. Follow the signs to the train station and buy a ticket to St.Pölten either from a ticket machine or at the ticket office. The price will be EUR 12,- in both cases.

After arriving in main train station (Hbf) of St.Pölten, you can walk about 10 minutes taking the east exit of the station (that is at the rear end of the train) and follow the Mühlbach creek in north direction on a nice footpath to the FH building - or use the following buses at a price of EUR 2,- to reach the FH:

Bus #1 or #5 from / to bus stop “Krankenpflegeschule” (nursing school), runs every 15 minutes

Bus #3 from / to bus stop “A.-Sedlaczek-Street”, runs every half hour

Bus #7 from / to bus stop “Matthias-Corvinus-Straße”, runs every half hour

Taxi from Vienna International Airport to station “Wien Westbahnhof” in Vienna

Radio taxi: 31 300, 40 100, 60 160. The fare is shown on officially calibrated taximeters. The starting rate during the day is Euro 2,50, at night (11:00 pm – 6:00 am) and on Sundays and public holidays Euro 2,60, surcharge for radio taxis: Euro 2,00. For rides from and to the airport, which is located outside of the city limits: surcharge 10,00. Therefore you should inquire about special airport rates. Direct transfer from the Airport to station “Wien Westbahnhof” in Vienna will be available for approx. Euro 30,00 (one way).

Or you can book your personal chauffeured transportation via the company “Airport Services”. You can choose between a Mercedes Sedan for up to 3 passengers for Euro 33,00 and a Minivan for up to 8 passengers for Euro 49,00 including luggage. Upon arrival, your chauffeur will await you with a name board right at customs exit. (Tarifes based on 2012. Subject to changes.)

Further information about Public Transport in Vienna can be found here.

By Car

Follow the Hotel-Street to the southeast (direction Bus-Street / Office Park Avenue), further Park-Street and Ausfahrts-Street. Keep left and follow follow the signs for A4 / Wien and use the driveup for A4. After reaching the exit “Knoten Schwechat”, take the motorway S1 in the direction of Graz / Linz / St.Pölten / Mannswörth OMV / Italy / Slovenia / Germany. Continue on the street E60 as well as the motorway A21 and follow the signs for for A1 / Germany / Linz / St.Pölten / Altlengbach / Steinhäusl).

Follow the motorway A1 (signs for Linz/?St.Pölten/?Pressbaum). At the interchange Knoten St. Pölten, keep right and follow signs for S33 toward St.Pölten-East and take the first exit "St. Pölten East". Turn right immediately after the traffic lights (direction Traisenpark) and at the next traffic light after 500 meters turn right again into the street B1 (from here the University is already signposted). After 1.5 km take the 2nd exit at the roundabout and cross the river Traisen. Pass the railway underpass and turn left immediately at the traffic lights into the street Herzogenburger-Street. After about 700m turn right into Heinrich-Schneidmadl Street (at the building of ASBÖ). Straight over the Eybnerstraße, the FH St. Pölten is situated on the right handside and on the left you can find the visitors' car park.