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The Venue
Graz, the capital of Styria, is the second largest city in Austria with around 272.000 inhabitants. The City of Graz, with its 45.000 students has a long tradition as science and research center with 4 universities and 2 universities of applied sciences. Graz is located in the South-East of Austria on the river Mur and was declared UNESCO World Heritage in 1999 because of one of the best-preserved city-centers in Central Europe. Graz has been cultural capital in 2003 and has been selected UNESCO City of Design since 2011. A walk in the historic city center shows an exemplary living heritage and a harmonious blend of the architectural styles from the medieval age until the 18 th century.


Graz University of Technology
Sustainable technologies, renewable energy and energy efficiency are a long structured focus in research, teaching and innovative activities at the TU Graz. Traditionally, developed the Graz University of Technology Concepts for a sustainable future with Specialization in Urban Technologies. Excellence was university-wide by a interdisciplinary task force in the areas of the built environment, sustainable mobility, but also ecological, economic and social research, in conjunction with achieved innovative sustainable urban systems.

Travel Information
However you are travelling to Graz, we have provided the following information for you.

Airport Graz  
With bus or train to and from the airport - schedule

Take the train to Graz
Direct connections to Graz from Vienna, Linz, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Klagenfurt, Munich, Stuttgart, Ljubljana, Budapest and many other towns in Austria and Europe.
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How to get from the main station to the city center
Leaving the station through the main entrance, to reach the old town, take tram line 1, 3, 6, or 7 from the new underground tramstop located on the station forecourt - or simply walk down Annenstra├če for about 20 minutes and cross the river.
Route planner for public transport

By bus to Graz

MFB MeinFernbus

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