Directions.

You can get to the Johannes Kepler University Linz easily by public transportation (tram lines 1 and 2) or by vehicle. We strongly recommend using public transportation as during the semester, the university parking lots can get quite full.

Electric rental cars, City Bike stations, etc. Here you can find alternatives to your driving own car! Learn more about green mobility at the JKU.In addition, the campus is generally vehicle-free. Please make a note of delivery instructions!

Johannes Kepler University Linz

Address

Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz

Deliveries

The entrance for campus deliveries is located on Mengerstrasse. In regards to deliveries not made on a regular basis, the delivery company must send advance notification by sending an e-mail the day before.

Driving and stopping is generally prohibited on red-marked paths. Large, bulky deliveries or garbage collection must use red marked paths between 6.00 and 9.00 AM at the Schloss Auhof entrance.

Immediately after completing the delivery, please vacate the area; parking on campus is not permitted.

Directions for Deliveries

Driving to Campus

Here you can find an overview of the parking lots at the JKU and parking rates.

 

Anfahrtsplan

Directions

Vienna/Salzburg (A1)

When on the A1 "Westautobahn" highway, you will see the junction to Linz and the A7 "Mühlkreisautobahn". Take the A7 toward Prague, Freistadt. Exit the A7 highway at Linz-Dornach and continue straight ahead.  After passing three traffic lights, you will see the entrance to the university on your left.

Graz (A9)

When on the A9 "Pyhrnautobahn", change at junction "Voralpenkreuz" on to the A1 "Westautobahn" going toward Vienna, Linz. At the Linz junction, take the A7 "Mühlkreisautobahn" toward Prague, Freistadt. Exit the A7 highway at Linz-Dornach and continue straight ahead.  After passing three traffic lights, you will see the entrance to the university on your left.

Passau/Wels (A8/A25)

From the A8 "Innkreisautobahn", take the A25 "Wels Motorway" toward Linz.  At the Haid junction, take the A1 "Westautobahn" toward Vienna, Linz. You will soon see the junction to take the A7 "Mühlkreisautobahn" toward Prague, Freistadt. Exit the A7 highway at Linz-Dornach and continue straight ahead. After passing three traffic lights, you will see the entrance to the university on your left.

Prague/Freistadt (B310)

Take the B310 "Mühlviertler" highway to Unterweitersdorf and get on the A7 "Mühlkreisautobahn" toward Linz. Exit the A7 highway at Linz-Dornach and continue straight ahead. After passing three traffic lights, you will see the entrance to the university on your left.

Public Transportation

Tram

In Linz, take tram 1 or 2 going to JKU l University. If you are coming from the main train station, it will take about 25 minutes to get to the university.

Express Bus

In the mornings, you can take Express Bus 77 from the main train station to JKU l University North. The weekday departure times are:

  • 07.33 AM
  • 07.45 AM
  • 08.00 AM
  • 08.20 AM
  • 08.40 AM

The travel time is approximately 19 minutes.

Coming from the Main Square in Linz

Ride northwest over the "Nibelungenbrücke" bridge to the "Donaulände" and continue along the Danube bike path (heading away from the city center). After approximately 3 km, exit the bike path going toward Freistädterstraße. Turn right on to Freistädterstraße and at the first intersection, turn left on Johann-Willhelm-Klein-Straße. Continue approximately 700 meters to Mengerstraße and turn left on to the JKU Campus. The distance is approximately 5.3 km.

Coming from Steyregg

Ride along the Danube bike path approximately 3.8 kms towards Linz. Turn at the junction toward Freistädterstraße and continue on the Danube field road to the highway bridge. Take the bike path straight ahead, ride past the student dorminatory "Julius-Raab", and continue straight on to Aubrunnerweg. At the intersection, turn right onto Altenberger Straße. The entrance to the JKU Campus is on the left-hand side.

Coming from Katzgraben, Altenberg bei Linz

Ride approximately 1.7 kms on the Altenberger Straße in the direction going toward the city center of Linz.  Turn right into the JKU Campus