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Vienna International Airport (VIE)

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Vienna International Airport (VIE)
AddressWien-Flughafen, 1300 Schwechat, Austria
Telephone(01) 70070
Websitewww.viennaairport.com
Number of terminals1
Time zoneGMT Central European Time: GMT/UTC +1 (GMT/UTC +2 from March 30 to October 26, 2014)
MapVienna International Airport
LocationVienna International Airport is located 16km (10 miles) southeast of Vienna.
Airport codeVIE
Transfer between terminalsThe check-in areas (known as Check-in 1, Check-in 1A, Check-in 2, and Check-in 3) are housed in one building within walking distance of each other.
Driving directionsThe quickest route to the airport is via the A4 Airport Motorway, which leads southeast from the city center. Take the exit marked "Flughafen" (meaning "airport") and follow the road directly to the terminal.
Car rentalRental cars from the following companies can be prearranged and picked up at the airport: Avis, Buchbinder, Budget, Easymotion, Europcar, Hertz, Megadrive, and Sixt.
Public transport and taxisBus: Vienna Airport Lines' (www.postbus.at) bus 1185 runs between the airport and the city center (travel time: 22 minutes; fare: €8). Bus 1187 serves Westbahnhof railway station (travel time: 45 minutes; fare €8) and Meidling Bahnhof (travel time: 30 minutes). Bus 1183 serves other destinations in the city, including Stadion Center and Hotel NH Danube City. Buses depart from outside the central arrivals hall.
Taxis: Taxis to the city leave from outside the central arrivals hall. Taxis are offered by a range of providers, including Airport Driver (tel: (01) 22822; www.airportdriver.at) and Vienna Airport Cabs (tel: +43 676 786 1065; www.vienna-airport-cab.at). Fares into the city center start at about €25 (but the average fare is approximately €33) and the travel time is generally around 20 minutes, depending on traffic. For price comparisons, visit Flughafentaxi Wien (www.flughafentaxi-wien.at).
Rail: The City Airport Train (tel: (01) 25250; www.cityairporttrain.com) runs to the City Air Terminal at Wien Mitte station in central Vienna (travel time: 16 minutes; fare: €11).
Car parkingThere are five parking lots with space for more than 20,000 vehicles in total. The short-term K1 (for drop-off) and K3 (for pick-up) lots are directly opposite the terminal. The long-term multistory parking garages P3 and P4 are connected to the terminals, while parking lot C is opposite the Office Park.
Information and help desksInformation desks can be found in the check-in areas and at the bus station. The airport has a 24-hour flight information service (tel: (01) 7007 22233).
Airport FacilitiesMoney: Banks and foreign exchange services are available in the departures and public areas of the terminal. There are also numerous ATMs throughout the airport.
Food: A wide range of cafés, snack bars, restaurants, and bars can be found within the terminal, both before and after the security checkpoints.
Shopping: There are more than 70 shops offering a wide variety of gifts, designer clothing, and food, including duty-free outlets for those traveling outside the European Union.
Luggage: Porters (tel: (01) 7007 33140/1) are available on request for a small fee. Luggage trolleys are also available. There are 24-hour left-luggage facilities and safety deposit boxes in the main arrivals area. A lost property service (tel: (01) 7007 29360) is on hand to deal with lost or found items.
Other facilities: There is a 24-hour emergency medical service (tel: (01) 7007 22245) that can deal with ermergencies throughout the airport. Chapels are situated in the departure area of Check-in 1 and public area of Check-in 3.
Conference and business facilitiesThe VIP Terminal houses conference facilities, which can be booked via Vienna Airport Handling (tel: (01) 7007 26812). The NH Vienna Airport hotel (tel: (01) 701 510; www.nh-hotels.com) also has meeting facilities, as part of the Office Park complex. There are also 10 executive lounges within the departure areas. These offer facilities such as showers, refreshments, and work space.
Disabled facilitiesDisabled toilets, elevators, and accessible telephones are available within the terminal. Wheelchair provision and assistance should be requested prior to arrival. Disabled parking spaces are available in long-term parking lots P3, P4, and C, as well as short-term lot K3. Half-price parking rates apply to those with the relevant permits or identification; contact the airport parking office (tel: (01) 7007 22886) for more information. Passengers requiring assistance should notify the relevant airline at least 48 hours before their arrival at the airport.
Airport hotelsThere is one on-site hotel at Vienna International Airport, located directly opposite the terminal building. A range of major hotels are available in the city center, some of which offer a shuttle service for arriving and departing guests.

NH Vienna Airport Hotel
The stylish 500-room NH Vienna Airport Hotel is located directly opposite the terminal buildings at Vienna International Airport. The hotel has its own restaurant and provides event space for up to 600 delegates.
Einfahrtstrasse 1-3
1300 Vienna Airport, Austria
Tel: 01) 701 510.
Web: www.nh-hotels.com

Hotel Das Reinisch
Boasting a restaurant and function rooms for up to 220 people, Hotel Das Reinisch is in nearby Schwechat, between the airport and city. The hotel has a choice of rooms or apartments that are well equipped for the business traveler.
Mannswörtherstrasse 76
2320 Schwechat, Austria
Tel: (01) 707 0444.
Web: www.dasreinisch.at

Boutiquehotel Hein
A boutique hotel aimed at the business traveler, Boutiquehotel Hein offers free Wi-Fi access, meeting space, and "park and fly" packages. There is also a fitness area and a sauna for those wishing to unwind before or after their flight. The hotel is located near the airport in Schwechat.
Mannswörtherstrasse 94
2320 Schwechat, Austria
Tel: (01) 707 1950.
Web: www.heinhotel.at
Full airport nameVienna International Airport
CityVienna
State or provinceAustria
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