Travel Information

The Symposium will take place at the Montanuniversität Leoben.

Arrival by train:
Leoben is easily reachable by train. The university is in convenient walking distance from the Leoben main station.

Leoben can be reached from all directions via the Austrian Federal Railways (Österreichische Bundesbahnen, ÖBB,

Arrival by plane:
The closest Airport to Leoben is the Airport Graz (Flughafen Graz (GRZ): From there you can reach Graz main station (S-Bahn Styria S5) where you can switch to trains towards Leoben. The total travelling time from the Airport station to Leoben is approximately 1.5 hours.

However, the bigger platform is probably the Vienna Airport (VIE) ( which is also well connected by the Austrian Federal Railways (Österreichische Bundesbahnen, ÖBB, A train ride to Leoben takes usually less than three hours.

Arrival by car:
The address is: 
Montanuniversitaet Leoben
Franz Josef Straße 18,
A-8700 Leoben, AUSTRIA
You may use google maps or any other navigation system.


Leoben provides a number of hotels and hostels. We have a prereserved (limited) contingent of rooms at the following hotel:

When booking, just mention that it is for the "International Workshop on Nanoscale Research"

Hotel Kindler


Other options (not part of the prereserved contingent) you might find here:

Living Campus Leoben


Hotels Leoben

The hotels close to city center and railway station are in convenient walking distance to the conference site.

From most options the conference site is easily reachable via public transport: Verkehrsbetriebe Leoben