Media Services

During the Winter Universiade 2021, media representatives will benefit from special conditions for hotels and a media transport to all venues. All media representatives require accreditation to attend the Lucerne 2021 Winter Universiade.

To the online accreditation

The accreditation portal will be open until 23:59 on 11 November 2021. International media professionals must apply for the accreditation by 28 October 2021. The Online Registration Guideline can be found here

International Media Representatives

International media representatives must apply for the accreditation by 28 October 2021. Confirmation by FISU will be made by 11 November 2021 at the latest. The organising committee will send an official invitation letter to international media professionals who require a visa. The letter entitles the media professionals to apply for the visa free of charge.

Media Hotels

Four hotels in Lucerne can be booked by media representatives at special rates:

Booking and payment should be made independently at the respective media hotel. Further information about the hotels, prices and booking can be found here.

Media Transport

On competition days, a transport service will be provided from the Main Media Centre at the University of Lucerne to the respective venues and back.

A transfer to and from Zurich airport and to and from Lucerne railway station for media representatives on the day of arrival and departure is organised by the organising committee. The shuttle from and to the Zurich airport will stop at the Main Media Centre at the University of Lucerne and at the designated media hotels.


If you have any further questions regarding accreditation, please contact the media team at

Media Documentation

General information about the Winter Universiade, the venues and sports can be found in the Media Documentation.

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