Institute for Theoretical Physics
Technikerstraße 21A
A-6020 Innsbruck

Phone:  +43 512 507-52203
Fax:       +43 512 507-52299

Head of the Institute: Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Helmut Ritsch
Secretary of the Institute:
Birgit Laimer

How to find us

The Institute for Theoretical Physics is situated at the western end of Innsbruck, near the airport and the motorway, at the Campus Technik of the University of Innsbruck. Our offices are located on the 1st and 3rd floor of the ICT building.


Campus Technik_Fussweg ITP

Arrival by car via the A12 motorway

Exit Innsbruck-Kranebitten, at the first roundabout turn left towards Innsbruck. After about 1 km, take the second exit at the next roundabout. The Campus Technik is located after the sharp right turn on the right side of the road.

Along the "Technikerstraße" and in the side streets (Attention: short-term parking zone) or at the university's parking for a fee.


Arrival by train

From Innsbruck main railway station you can reach us easily by public transport (about 20 minutes). Please get off at the stop "Technik" and walk to our institute (about 5 min).  

Tramline 3

Direction Ibk. Höttinger Au / West
from main station
to Fürstenweg, change to bus line O

Bus line O

Direction Ibk. Technik West
from Fürstenweg
to Technik

Arrival by plane

From Innsbruck airport you can either arrive by taxi (takes about 7 minutes) or by using public transport and getting off at the bus stop "Technik" (takes about 15 min). From there it is still a few minutes walk to our institute.

Bus line F

Direction Ibk. Baggersee
from airport
to Angergasse, change to bus line T

Bus line T

Direction Völs EKZ-Cyta
from Angergasse
to Technik


Umgebungsplan Haltestelle Technik


For further information on public transport in Innsbruck please visit IVB route map and