Vienna International Airport: Cheap Flights, Tickets and Travel Deals

Vienna, former capital of the Hapsburg Empire, home of Mozart and Beethoven, and bursting at the seams with great art, architecture, and music, is one of Europe's most fascinating cities. While the Hapsburg monarchs may be long gone, they have left in their wake some of the most awe-inspiring palaces in the world. Yet Vienna is about more than just history and high culture. This is also a city of coffee houses, Christmas markets, schnitzel, and beer gardens.

The main airport serving the city is the Vienna International Airport, one of Europe's busiest, with connections to destinations all over the world. Vienna International Airport also serves as an alternative airport for the nearby Slovakian capital of Bratislava. With  Price Alerts from Skyscanner, catching a cheap flight to Vienna International Airport is easier than ever before.

Flying to or from Vienna International Airport

Vienna International Airport is by far Austria's largest airport and one of the busiest in all of Europe. Almost every major European airline flies here as well as many international airlines. It is also a hub for Austrian Airlines and Eurowings. Some of the biggest carriers currently serving Vienna International Airport are:

  • Aegean Airlines
  • Aer Lingus
  • Aeroflot
  • Air China
  • Air France
  • Air India
  • Austrian Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Brussels Airlines
  • easyJet
  • El Al
  • Emirates
  • Eurowings
  • Iberia
  • KLM
  • Korean Air
  • Lufthansa
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle
  • Scandinavian Airlines
  • Thai Airways
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Wizz Air

Transportation Options

Vienna International Airport is very well connected to the city of Vienna. The S-Bahn (suburban railway) line S7 will take you to downtown in about 25 minutes. There is also a more expensive City Airport Train that will take you to Wien Mitte Station in downtown Vienna in just 16 minutes. The A4 motorway is also right next to the airport which makes getting to both Vienna, Budapest, and further afield easy, should you choose to rent a car for your stay. Taxis are also available, and the drive to downtown Vienna usually takes about 25 to 30 minutes.

Terminal Information

Vienna International Airport consists of four terminals. Terminal 1 is primarily used by SkyTeam and Oneworld airlines, while Terminal 1A (which is separate from Terminal 1) is primarily used by low-cost carriers. If you're flying with Austrian Airlines or another Star Alliance member, then you will likely be using Terminal 3. Terminal 2 is currently closed and being refurbished. As a major international airport, you'll be able to find plenty of shopping, dining, ATMs, foreign exchange booths, and airlines lounges at Vienna International Airport. WiFi is also available for free.

What to see and do in Vienna

For travellers, Vienna offers an almost overwhelming list of sights and attractions. As the former capital of the Hapsburg Empire, there is plenty of imperial grandeur to this city. The most notable palace and a definite must-see is the Schloss Schönbrunn. Known as the City of Music, Vienna is the undisputed capital of classical music, with Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert, and many more composers having called Vienna home. The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra is one of the world's best orchestras and a must-do on any visit here. Vienna has also been at the centre of many art movements and its museums, most notably the Kunsthistorisches Museum and the Albertina, are full of great masterpieces. As one of Europe's premier capital cities, Vienna offers plenty of places to stay. Skyscanner can help you find a hotel ranging from budget-friendly to five-star opulence.

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 Who flies to Vienna

 Airport Contact Details

Vienna Airport

Flughafen Wien Aktiengesellschaft,
A-1300 Wien Flughafen,
Postfach 1,

Tel:+43 (0)1 70070
Fax:+43 (0)1 700723805


Flughafen Wien AG

 Location Details

Longitude:16° 33' 27'' E
Latitude:48° 7' 19'' N

 Airport Location

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