INSTITUTE FOR HYDRAULIC ENGINEERING AND HYDROMETRY (BAW)
Am Brigittenauer Sporn 3
Phone: +43 1 402 68 02
DVR: 0702439; UID: ATU 1628 4900
Bank: BAWAG PSK, BIC: BUNDATWW, IBAN: AT95 0100 0000 0506 0409
Our institute is located on the 1st floor. If the entrance to the building is closed, ring "BAW" on the intercom.
You can reach us
by tram / bus:
take tram D (direction Nußdorf) to the stop "Sickenberggasse", then walk about 10 minutes to the institute (across the Schemerl bridge). On the graphic the way is dashed green.
take bus 400 (runs between Wien Heiligenstadt ⇔ Klosterneuburg-Kierling Bhf. / Maria Gugging) and get off at the stop "Wien Nussdorf Bahnhaltestelle". also about 10 minutes walk to the institute (across the Schemerl bridge).
from Wien-Meidling or Wien-Westbahnhof take the U6 (direction Floridsdorf) to the stop "Spittelau", there take the tram D (direction Nußdorf) to the stop "Sickenberggasse". Then walk about 10 minutes to the institute (over the Schemerlbrücke). On the graphic the way is dashed in green.
from Schwechat airport:
take the rapid transit line S7 or regional train from Schwechat to "Wien Mitte / Landstraße" (direction Wien Praterstern or Floridsdorf), then the subway line U4 (direction Heiligenstadt) to "Spittelau", continue with the tram D (direction Nußdorf) to the stop "Sickenberggasse". Then walk about 10 minutes to the institute (over the Schemerl bridge). On the graphic the way is dashed in green.
In the navigation system, enter "Wien" as the city or "1200" as the postal code and "Am Brigittenauer Sporn 3" as the street.
Attention: Short-term parking zone Monday - Friday (weekdays) 9 am to 10 pm, parking duration maximum 2 hours.
More info about parking in Vienna: www.parken.at
Parking tickets are available at any tobacconist (in German: Trafik). A tobacconist is located at Heiligenstädter Str. 178, 1190 Wien; near the train station.
You can also pay the parking fee online with your smartphone via www.handyparken.at (only in German) or with app "Handyparken" (iOS and Google).
The arrival with a truck to us is ONLY possible via the Handelskai. As soon as you see the building on the left side behind the Nußdorfer Schleusen bridge, turn left into the downward sloping access road, see also some pictures below. On the other access via Sickenberggasse there is a height and weight restriction (3.4 m / 25 t) - see picture below.
Front of the main building (coming from Schemerl bridge), red marked area is the current main entrance behind the visible barrier.
Photo coming from Heiligenstädter Straße via Sickenberggasse shortly before railroad bridge with indications of restrictions for trucks.