Athlete Information

The official info sheet can be downloaded here!
Paraclimbing: HERE

Here you find all athlete's information which are important during the climbing world championship 2018.


Kletterverband Österreich (KVÖ) in cooperation with Austrian Alpine Club (ÖAV)

Innsbruck Tirol 2018
Kletter-WM Veranstaltungs GmbH
Matthias-Schmid-Strasse 12
6020 Innsbruck
mail: officeaustriaclimbingcom

Getting There

Kletterzentrum Innsbruck (Paraclimbing-, Lead- and Bouldering Qualifications)
Matthias-Schmid-Straße 12
A-6020 Innsbruck

Olympiaworld Innsbruck (All semi-finals and finals)
Olympiastraße 10
A-6020 Innsbruck

Marktplatz Innsbruck (Opening Ceremony, Medal ceremonies, framework programme)
A-6020 Innsbruck

There are no parking spots at the venue Kletterzentrum Innsbruck, neither for teams, nor for spectators, nor for officials!

Please use our google maps frame to show the itinerary from your hotel to the venues:

This is the location of the qualifications' venue Kletterzentrum Innsbruck:

By air

Airport Innsbruck (Further information)
Distance to competition venue: <10 km
The airport Innsbruck is directly connected with Amsterdam, London, Frankfurt, and Vienna.
From Innsbruck Airport the bus line F takes you to town, alternatively you can get a taxi / cab by calling +43 512 5311. The schedule of the F line can be found HERE.

Airport Munich (Further information)
Distance to competition venue: ~ 200 km
From the airport take the "S-Bahn" (S1 or S8) to train station "Munich East" / "München Ostbahnhof"), then go by train to Innsbruck (station "Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof"). 
Tickets and schedules can be found HERE.

By train:
Innsbruck central railway station offers direct connection to almost all major European cities. All trains make a stop in Innsbruck ("Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof"). At the western side of Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof there is a large bus stop. HERE you find the next connections from Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof. Alternatively you can get a taxi / cab by calling +43 512 5311.


By bus:
Innsbruck can also be reached by bus. Here you find the connections to and from Innsbruck.



Getting around in Innsbruck

During the World Championships, the event organizer offers a free shuttle service that connects the venue Olympiaworld (where semi-finals and finals take place), the main train station (Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof), the Marktplatz Innsbruck (where all ceremonies and the framework programme takes place) and the venue Kletterzentrum Innsbruck (where qualifiers take place). This shuttle service is available to the teams.
There are no parking spots at the venue Kletterzentrum!

If you want to get to the Kletterzentrum Innsbruck, the Marktplatz or the Olympiaworld you can use this planner:

On foot you can reach the venues easily as well. From the main train station (Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof) it takes a bit more than 20 minutes to the Kletterzentrum Innsbruck, approx. 10 minutes to the Marktplatz, und 15 minutes to the Olympiaworld.

Training in commercial facilities

In the commercial gyms Kletterzentrum Innsbruck (Lead), Bergstation Telfs (Boulder and Lead) and Kletterzentrum Imst (Lead and Speed) and Steinblock Imst (Boulder) it is possible to train during the World Championships:

Kletterzentrum Innsbruck
Matthias-Schmid-Straße 12
A-6020 Innsbruck
IMPORTANT: Outside area only until August 20, it is not possible to reserve areas, limited access, NO free entry!

Bergstation Telfs
Franz-Rimml-Straße 4a
A-6410 Telfs

Kletterzentrum Imst
Am Raun 25
6460 Gemeinde Imst

Steinblock Imst
Bundesstraße 1a
6460 Imst

The organizer does NOT provide the entry to these facility.


The hotel we recommend for your stay is Hotel Ramada Innsbruck Tivoli. (
If you wish to book a room at the recommended hotel, please complete the inquiry form in the official info sheet and send it directly to the hotel.
If you wish to stay at another hotel, the friendly team of Innsbruck Tourism will be happy to assist you finding the right place:
In order to receive a non-binding offer, please fill the  form on our website.

For more information, contact:

Innsbruck Tourismus
Burggraben 3 
A-6021 Innsbruck 
Tel.: +43 512 59850  
Mail: officeinnsbruckinfo  

More info in the info sheet!

Visa applications

In the case that a letter of invitation is required for a visa application, please contact a.poschaustriaclimbingcom before FRI 13/07/2018 and provide the following information:

  • first name
  • last name
  • date of birth
  • place of birth
  • nationality
  • passport number
  • expiry date of the passport
  • address
  • phone number and email
  • occupation
  • place of visa application

Additionally, please supply a copy of the passport.

For more information please contact the Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs:

Emergency numbers

Most important phone numbers in case of an emergency:
Fire fighters: 122
Police: 133
Ambulance: 144
World-wide emergency phone number: 112
SMS-number for deaf people: 0800/133 133

The internistic emergency department is located in the "MZA" (Medizin-Zentrum Anichstraße) - emergency department, accessed from Anichstraße 35.

Traffic/Car/Roadside assistance:

ARBÖ: 123
ÖAMTC: 120

Loss of credit card/blocking a credit card:
American Express: 0800/900 940
Mastercard/Eurocard: 01/717 01-4500
Card complete-Sperrdienst (Visa und MasterCard blocking): 01/711 11-770
Maestro (Bankomat): 0800/204 88 00


Information about anti-doping regulations can be found on the WADA website.
The current prohibited-list (January 2017) can be found HERE.


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