Getting to Vienna
Arrival by plane
If you are traveling to Vienna by plane, you will arrive either at Vienna International Airport in Schwechat, or in Bratislava. To get from Vienna International Airport, located outside the city limits, to the city center, you can take the City Airport Train (CAT), the Airport Express bus, the Schnellbahn (S-Bahn), the Vienna Airport Service or a taxi.
From Vienna International Airport
By City Airport Train: The City Airport Train leaves every half hour from the airport to the city center (subway station "Landstraße/Wien Mitte"). The trip takes 16 minutes. Website
By Airport Express Busses: Airport Express Busses from the Vienna Airport Lines connect the Vienna International Airport and the city center via four lines:
Vienna International Airport - Morzinplatz / Schwedenplatz
Vienna International Airport - Wien Meidling - Wien Westbahnhof
Vienna International Airport - Donaumarina - Uno City - Kagran
For further information about timetables and fares, please visit the website of Vienna Airport Lines.
By "S7" Schnellbahn (S-Bahn): From the airport, take the train towards "Wien Mitte", "Wien Nord" or "Floridsdorf". Please make sure to board "Wolfsthal" or "Flughafen" when going to the airport. You find the timetable following this link.
From Bratislava Airport
Bratislava Airport is located 65km from the center of Vienna. The bus connection Bratislava - Vienna can be looked up at the websites of different private companies. For further information, please visit the website of Bratislava Airport. The trip takes approximately 90 minutes.
Arrival by train
All of Vienna's train stations are connected to the public transport system. For further information, click here.