Travel Information

How to get to Vienna

plane By Plane

The Vienna International Airport (VIE) is located about 20 km south-east of Vienna. From the airport there are different ways to get into the city centre area:


non-stop by City Airport Train (CAT) to "Wien-Mitte" (approx. 16 min., 11 € single, 19 € return ticket if you buy it online, respectively 12 € single, 21 € for the return ticket at the ticket machine at the Airport,


S7 Express Train (approx. 25 min., 4.20 € single ticket, to "Wien-Mitte" or and "Wien-Nord (Praterstern)"


Vienna Airport Lines (VAL) to several destinations ("Hauptbahnhof" or "Morzinplatz (Schwedenplatz)" recommended, see, approx. 25 to 35 min., 8 € single 13 € return ticket)


Airport Shuttle Service / pre-ordered Taxi (approx. 35 min., 30-35 € single ride, brings you directly to any address in Vienna


train By Train

If you prefer travelling by train you will find detailed information at the website of the ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways,


bus By Bus

A smart and economical way to travel to Vienna is by using Flixbus (, which arrives a the busterminal in "Wien Erdberg". From there you can continue with metro "U3" (10-15 min to city center)


Austrian Airlines Use the -15% discount for flights with Austrian Airlines

(enter the code "ECM19" in the eVoucher field of the AUA booking engine).
More details you can find also here.


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