The main workshop will be held at:

Hotel Grauer Bär
Universitätsstraße 5-7
6020 Innsbruck


Getting to Innsbruck by plane

  • Innsbruck Airport (INN): The city airport is located in the western edge of Innsbruck and is directly connected to the city center by the IVB bus line F (12 minutes) and taxis. Daily flights operate to several international destinations, such as Frankfurt, London, Amsterdam, and Vienna.
  • Munich Airport (MUC): Direct connections to Innsbruck are possible by bus, train, or car in a timeframe of 2-2.30 hours. Daily international flights connect Munich to worldwide destinations including North America and Asia.

Getting to Innsbruck by train

Innsbruck is located on a main European railway axis. Direct connections are possible from/to

  • Austria: Vienna, Salzburg, Bregenz
  • Germany: Munich, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Berlin
  • Italy: Verona, Bologna, Venezia
  • Switzerland: Zurich

Getting to Innsbruck by car

Please note that a “Vignette” (toll sticker) is required for driving on Austrian highways (Autobahn). A 10-day sticker costs around € 9. More information can be found here.

Innsbruck is located at the intersection of two major European traffic links:

  • Autobahn A12: from the West (Voralberg, Switzerland) and the East (Munich, Salzburg, Vienna)
  • Autobahn A13: from the South, continuing the Italian A22 highway. From the border until the Innsbruck-Süd exit the Vignette is not necessary, but a toll is applied; after Innsbruck-Süd, the Vignette is needed.



Academic Security Research Event

Consider attending the 6th ACM Workshop on Information Hiding and Multimedia Security (IH&MMSec), which follows directly after WEIS on June 20–22, 2018.

Sports Event

Innsbruck will be the host city of an international freestyle mountainbike competition just before WEIS on June 13-17, 2018. It’s worth watching if you are around.