Experience Vienna

The City of Dreams

The Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) welcomes you to Vienna, Austria, the capital city of Austria!  

Vienna has been consistently voted one of the world’s most livable cities in recent years, with sustainability and safety going a long way to secure its status year after year. So it really comes as no surprise to discover that the city also regularly tops rankings of the world’s best conference and event destinations.

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Congress Location

This year's Congress will take place at the Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center.

RX Wien GmbH
Messeplatz 1, Postfach 277
A-1021 Wien

Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center is centrally located, yet close to Vienna’s famous Prater park and around the corner from the campus of the new Vienna University of Economics and Business, the Sigmund Freud Private University and the modern, green “Viertel Zwei” business and residential area.

Getting Around

Whether by train or by plane, by car, by bus, or by ship on the Danube – many paths lead to Vienna. Vienna's central position in Europe makes it a hub offering optimal transportation connections to the whole world.

Vienna International Airport

The Vienna International Airport is only 20 minutes away from the Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center by taxi. The airport bus also takes you to Messe Wien (Foyer D) in 30 minutes. 

Underground Metro

Two underground stations are located a stone’s throw away from the venue’s main entrances.

U2: Messe-Prater
U2: Krieau

Onsite Parking at Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center

For anyone who travels to the venue by car, there are more than 4,000 parking spaces available in the immediate vicinity.

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