Technische Universität Wien
Institut für Festkörperphysik




Institut für Festkörperphysik / Institute of Solid State Physics (E138)

Technische Universität Wien / Vienna University of Technology
Freihaus building, yellow/red areas, 6-9th floor
Wiedner Hauptstrasse 8 -10
1040 Wien, AUSTRIA
48°11'56.0"N 16°22'03.2"E
Tel: ++43-1-58801-13801
Fax: ++43-1-58801-13899
email: sekretariat(at)


Our institute is located in the Freihaus building of TU Vienna. In the yellow area take an elevator to the 8th floor. Then, turn left twice and ring the doorbell to enter the institute. Go straight ahead till the end of the corridor. The office of Prof. Bühler-Paschen is on your right hand side.  


Travelling by air

Vienna International Airport is only 22 km/13 miles away and offers both domestic and international flights.
There are frequent CAT trains from the airport to Wien-Mitte station. Alternatively, Schnellbahn S7 runs daily operated by ÖBB.
From Wien-Mitte, take the subway line U4 for Hütteldorf and get off at Karlsplatz station. From here, you can easily reach our institute on foot (exit: Karlsplatz).

Travelling by rail

The nearest railway stations to our institute are:
- Wien-Mitte - Landstraße (2 km/1,35 miles)
- Wien Westbahnhof (5 km/3 miles)
- Wien Südbahnhof (2,7 km/1,7 miles) - currently under construction
For train times and enquiries go to ÖBB.

Public transportation in Vienna (subway/bus/tram/train)

For information about reaching us within Vienna see WIENER LINIEN.  

Car parking on the streets in Vienna

Most streets in Vienna require parking permits. Short-term parking covers all districs around our institute: Monday to Friday from 9 am to 10 pm parking fees apply. Parking vouchers (German: Parkscheine) can be purchased at tobacconists, petrol stations, or cigarette machines.  

Car parking at Freihaus

There is an underground car park operated by WIPARK located at Freihaus and open 24/7. Drive in at Operngasse 13.