Vienna Airport

General information

Vienna Airport is Austria’s main airport and one of the top 25 busiest airports in Europe. It serves as the hub for national flag carrier Austrian Airlines, part of Lufthansa Group.


Where is Vienna Airport situated?

Vienna Airport is located southeast of Austria’s capital, close to the A4 (Ost Autobahn). This is a busy motorway between Vienna and the Hungarian border, take exit 13 (Flughafen) to reach the airport.

How many terminals does Vienna Airport have?

Vienna Airport consists of four terminals, namely T1, T1A, T2 and T3. Terminal 1A is separated from the main terminal building and offers only check-in facilities, Terminal 2 is closed until the end of 2020. T3 is also known as Austrian Star Alliance Terminal, this modern terminal was opened in 2012.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Vienna Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Austria.

Airport Distance
Bratislava Airport (Slovakia) 48km
Brno Airport (Czech Republic) 116km
Graz Airport 151km
Linz Airport 177km



The distance from Vienna Airport to the centre of Vienna is 20 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Vienna.

From VIE Airport to Vienna City centre by Car
20 km
25 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Vienna Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Vienna Airport you can travel by train. Visit the Vienna Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Vienna Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Vienna is about € 33.-. Book your taxi at Vienna Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From VIE Airport to Vienna City centre by Taxi
20 km
25 min
€ 33.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Vienna Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Avis, Budget, Hertz, Sixt, Enterprise, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), National (Enterprise Holdings) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Vienna Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Vienna Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Vienna Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Vienna Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Vienna Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Vienna Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Austrian Airlines
  • Eurowings
  • Wizz Air
  • easyJet
  • Turkish Airlines


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Vienna Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


HEINHOTEL Vienna Airport, Schwechat

Only a 5-minute drive from Vienna Airport, HEINHOTEL Vienna Airport offers free parking and free WiFi on the outskirts of Vienna, near the A4 motorway.


MOXY Vienna Airport, Schwechat

MOXY Vienna Airport is set in Schwechat, 200 metres from Vienna International Airport's terminals, offering stylish and air-conditioned rooms and The Now 24/7 bar is providing snacks as well as beverages, available 24 hours a day.


NH Vienna Airport Conference Center, Schwechat

NH Vienna Airport Conference Center is conveniently located directly across from the arrivals hall at Vienna International Airport, making it an ideal choice for late arrivals or early departures. Free WiFi is available.

Hotels in Vienna

Looking for the best hotels in Vienna? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Saint SHERMIN bed breakfast & champagne, Vienna

The stylish, family-run Saint SHERMIN bed, breakfast & champagne offers modern accommodation in the centre of Vienna, just a 5-minute walk from the Karlsplatz Underground Station. The daily breakfast buffet includes traditional Viennese coffee.


Hotel Imperial - A Luxury Collection Hotel, Vienna

The luxurious, renowned 5-star Hotel Imperial is set directly on the Ringstraße boulevard in the heart of Vienna and takes you back to the times of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.


Motel One Wien-Hauptbahnhof, Vienna

Newly opened in May 2015, Motel One Wien-Hauptbahnhof is located right next to Vienna's Main Train Station. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar and benefit from free WiFi and a 24-hour reception.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Vienna Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Vienna Mozart Concert at the Golden Hall

See a concert at one of Vienna’s finest concert halls and listen to magical works by Mozart and Strauss. Performed by the Vienna Mozart Orchestra in period costumes, venues include the landmark Golden Hall of the Musikverein.


Vienna: Hop-on, Hop-off Sightseeing Bus & Free WiFi

Discover the imperial sites of Vienna with a 1, 2, or 3-day ticket for the hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus. Jump off at any of the stops along the route to explore monuments, such as the Museums-Hofburg, House of Music, or the Schönbrunn Palace.

Tour & transport

Vienna: 2-Hour Historical Sightseeing Tour

Learn more about the history of Vienna on this 2-hour walking tour. Listen to humorous, fictional, and true stories about the city as you walk along the streets. Experience yourself why Vienna is known as one of the most beautiful cities in the world.


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