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Public Transport

Vienna has a fully integrated public transport network. Between Monday and Friday, the underground, trams and buses run from approximately 5:00 until just after midnight. On Friday and Saturday as well as on the days preceding public holidays, the underground also runs throughout the night. Both during the week and at the weekend, NightLine buses complement the existing services as of midnight.

Single ticket: EUR 2.40 / 24 hours: EUR 8 / 48 hours: EUR 14.10

EasyCityPass Vienna (1 week, including special offers for tourists): EUR 29.90

For further information on ticket prices and timetables, see www.wienerlinien.at.

From the City Center to ACV


It just takes seven minutes to reach the Austria Center Vienna from Stephansplatz in the heart of the old town.

Underground line U1 (red) / U1 station Kaisermühlen, VIC / First Exit Donau-City-Straße and Schüttaustrasse


It takes about 25 minutes by bicycle from the City Center to ACV. Bicycle routes via Aspernbrücke are available.


It takes about 15 minutes via b8 to reach the Austria Center Vienna from the City Center


Austria Center Vienna
Bruno-Kreisky-Platz 1
A-1220, Vienna, Austria


From Vienna Airport to Austrian Center Vienna (ACV)

The Austrian EU-Presidency is committed to promoting sustainability and we therefore urge all attendees to use public transport.

Train Connections

The Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) run a Railjet service that connects Vienna Airport with Vienna Hauptbahnhof (main station) in approximately 15 minutes. There are also direct connections to the city center with the S7 rapid transit railway.


Tickets: single: EUR 4.10

The Austria Center Vienna is located right next to the Kaisermühlen-VIC underground station. The U1 underground line provides a direct connection between the main station and Kaisermühlen-VIC station (approximately 12 minutes). Delegates wishing to take the S7 rapid transit railway should change at Praterstern station, and then continue on the U1 underground line to Kaisermühlen-VIC station.

Airport Shuttle Service

The City Airport Train (CAT) offers a direct connection between Vienna Airport and the city center in 16 minutes (Wien Mitte train station – Bahnhof Wien Mitte).

Tickets: single EUR 12 / return EUR 21


From Landstraße (Bahnhof Wien Mitte) underground station, you can reach the Austria Center Vienna by taking the U4 underground line to Schwedenplatz station and then changing to the U1 line which will take you to Kaisermühlen-VIC station.

Vienna Airport Lines

Between 05:00 and 21:00, the Vienna Airport Line 3 line offers a direct hourly bus service between Vienna Airport and Kaisermühlen-VIC station. In approximately 35 minutes you can reach the Austria Center Vienna from the airport bus terminal.

Tickets: single EUR 8 / return EUR 13


Taxis and Car Sharing

For more information, please visit

www.viennaairport.com/en/passengers/arrival__parking/taxis__limousines and www.viennaairport.com/en/passengers/arrival__parking/carsharing.


How to get to Austria

By Plane

Austria has a number of airports offering international flights: Vienna (Wien-Schwechat), Graz, Innsbruck, Klagenfurt, Linz and Salzburg. There are daily domestic flights between these airports.

Central flight information: +43 1 7007-22233

For information on Vienna Airport, please visit www.viennaairport.com.

By Train

Information on train schedules and ticket prices can be obtained from the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) (+43 5 1717, www.oebb.at) or WESTbahn (+43 1 899 00, www.westbahn.at).