Travel & Official Carrier

Travel Information

The ACV is well located and easy to reach, being 7 minutes from the historic city centre (by underground U1) and 30 minutes from Vienna International Airport to the conference centre.
For more information on how to access the venue please visit the ACV website Travel Page

Official Carrier

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The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for SOE 2015.

To obtain the Star Alliance Conventions Plus discounts please visit Conventions Plus online booking tool:

Registered Event participants travelling to the Event qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.

The participating airlines for this Event are: ANA, Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand, Asiana Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Avianca, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EVA Airways, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, SWISS, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, TAP Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United.

Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Star Alliance Round the World fares.

The following Star Alliance airlines are offering special discounts for travel to/from Japan: Special Offers for Japan are available from: Austrian Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Turkish Airlines.

To obtain these discounts for travel to/from Japan please contact the respective Star Alliance member airlines’ booking office. Contact details can be found on: under “Conventions Plus Booking Contacts”.

Please quote the following Event code OS12S15 for ticket reservation.

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 Travel Cards

Vienna has an excellent Public Transport System which is very effective and inexpensive, operated by “Wiener Linien”. The transportation system covers 937 km. The five subway lines (U-Bahn), 29 tram lines and 145 buses lines will take the SOE Participants from hotels to the Congress venue as well around the city quickly and reliably.  Tickets are available from machines at subway stations (major debit cards accepted), at news agent’s, and at Vienna Transport Authority’s ticket offices.

The public transportation tickets bought in advance are cheaper and the Vienna transport authority offers the SOE participants the possibility to purchase this discounted transportation ticket in advance.

The public transport ticket for SOE 2015 are available for purchase onlinee via the link below:
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The SOE 2015 participants will benefits from:
–    Up to 10% reduction on online purchases
–    Unlimited travel on buses, trams and subway lines in Vienna for up to 7 days
–    Self-print ticket
–    Airport transfer option available

Please note that this ticket is non-refundable and the SOE 2015 Congress is not responsible for the purchase of public transport tickets. All enquiries should be directed to the municipal public transport provider Wiener Linien.

If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Sabine Splinar at or call the hotline +43-1-7909-125.