Media Information

Kletterverband Österreich (KVÖ) in cooperation with the Austrian Alpine Federation (ÖAV)

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



Olympiaworld Innsbruck (all semifinals, finals, flower ceremonies and all Speed rounds)
Olympiastraße 10
A-6020 Innsbruck

Kletterzentrum Innsbruck (Qualification rounds or Paraclimbing, Lead und Bouldern)
Matthias-Schmid-Straße 12c
A-6020 Innsbruck

Martkplatz Innsbruck (Opening Ceremony, Medal-Plaza and framework-program )
A-6020 Innsbruck

By plane:

Airport Innsbruck
(more information)
Distance to competition venue: <10 km
The airport Innsbruck is directly connected with Paris, London, Frankfurt, Vienna and Zürich.
From Innsbruck Airport the bus line F takes you to town. You can find more information about the F-bus-line HERE. Alternatively you can get a taxi / cab by calling +43 512 5311.

Airport Munich (more 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").

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.


We recommend the following hotels for your stay in Innsbruck:

 - Hotel Ramada Innsbruck Tivoli
You will get a special offer for media when your accreditation is approved.

 - Die Hotelgruppe „Der Adler“
You will get a special offer for media when your accreditation is approved.

Please fill this Form if you want to book another hotel.

For more information about other hotels, please contact:
Innsbruck Tourismus
Burggraben 3
A-6021 Innsbruck
Tel.: +43 512 59850 
Mail: officeinnsbruckinfo

Getting around in Innsbruck

FREE public transport (Kernzone Innsbruck)
From 5th – 16th Sep 2018 your press accreditation is a valid ticket for all IVB busses and trams within Innsbruck Kernzone (core zone). Please show your accreditation to the driver at any time you want to use public transport!

In order to plan your trips, please use the IVB planner below or find the schedules on the IVB-website.

In addition to the free public transport (core zone Innsbruck) there will also be a special WCH shuttle bus which runs every 15 minutes. This shuttle connects the venue Olympiaworld, the main train station, the Marktplatz and the venue Kletterzentrum Innsbruck for free.

Shuttle timetable

Mini Planner IVB:

FREE Media-shuttle-service:
As a special service for all media representatives the organizer porovides a free pick-up-service from the airport Innsbruck and the main train station Innsbruck to your hotel - if it is within the close surrounding of Innsbruck (Hall – Zirl).

Please note: You have to request the pick-up-service when applying for your accreditation via the online accreditation system. During the event this media-shuttle can be used as a hotel-pick-up and also to go from venue to venue (on request only). Detailed information (e.g. running hours during the event) will be announced in the press center.

By foot: From the main train station, it takes about 25 minutes by foot to the Kletterzentrum Innsbruck, 10 minutes to the Marktplatz and 15 minutes to the Olympiaworld.


Olympiaworld: Every publisher / company gets one free parking lot at the venue Olympiaworld - Parkplatz West.
Please note: This offer is only valid as long as parking lots are available and only after inquiry via the event organizer's Accreditation System.

Kletterzentrum Innsbruck / Marktplatz: At these venue, there are no parking spots for media representatives. Please use the free (if you have your accreditation) public transport or the free shuttle service offered by the Climbing World Championships.

Registration Center and Press Center

You receive your accreditation with your registation.

The registration center is located in the Olympiaworld Innsbruck, just like the press center. Both have the same hours, except that the registration center is open on Monday, September 3rd and  Tuesday, September 4th, from 9 am to 4 pm.

Attention: Without a valid accreditation, you have no access to the venues or the press center. The accreditation must be worn so that it is clearly visible at all times.

The opening times of the registration center can be found here.
The opening times of the press center and more info about the press center can be found here.


Emergency services and 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


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