Welcome to Vienna! World Capital of Music, Culture, Historical Architecture, and Scientific Discoveries

Vienna, the capital of Austria and one of Europe’s most iconic cities, will provide Forum participants with the perfect opportunity to meet and share ideas and knowledge, in the city of Freud and Mozart. Beyond its renowned artistic and architectural treasures, Vienna serves as a thriving hub for scientific advancements and intellectual pursuits.

Get ready to immerse yourself in Vienna’s vibrant cultural scene, where the echoes of history intertwine with the bustling life of a contemporary metropolis, with charming cafés, markets, city beaches and free open-air concerts. Vienna offers a fantastic fusion of culinary, scientific, and cultural delights.

As a smart city at the forefront of technological advancements, Vienna nurtures a fertile ground for scientists and researchers to explore sustainable solutions, tackle global challenges, and shape a better future.

There are many ways of discovering Vienna… You may explore the city’s centre, mingle with the locals and explore its nightlife. You can also stroll the streets and be astounded by the impressive baroque and modern architecture of the city, or you can check out famous tourist attractions and world-class museums.

Take advantage of the train discounts which are offered to the FENS Forum participants when booking your tickets to come to Vienna. Click here and enter the code 38F2CK there. You will then be able to register as a new customer using your email address and book your journey to the FENS Forum 2024 in a relaxed manner. Please note that each person has to create a new ÖBB account specifically for this Congress. It is not possible to use an existing ÖBB account as each email address can only be used once in the ÖBB booking system.

If you choose to come by plane, the CAT is the fastest non-stop connection from the airport to the city center of Vienna with a travel time of only 16 minutes. Lean back and relax at the highest level of comfort, service, reliability and personal customer service on board. Book your ticket for the CAT train online and use the discount code FENS2024 to enjoy a 20% discount on your ticket.

Your time at Forum 2024 will be made unforgettable by both Vienna and FENS.

All of Vienna: Discover More!

Six Hightlights About The City


Vienna has a well-developed public transport network with buses, trains, trams and underground lines that will take you almost anywhere in the city. Night lines only operate between 0.30 am and 5 am. On weekends and public holidays, the Vienna underground remains at the service of its passengers all night. A single ticket costs EUR 2.40.

From The Airport To The City Center

Public Transport: Download The Map

Public Transport: Ticket Information