Where to Stay near Vienna Airport ?
Find great deals on place to stay throughout the year, for those on business or leisure to see all famous landmarks, attractions and sporting events. Finding accommodation within the airport vicinity is a practical option. For those on a budget, several hostels (hostel style, pensions) are located within easy reach. Most of them however are located in the city center, which can easily reached by public transport from the airport.
If hostels or pensions aren’t your thing, it’s still easy to find cheap accommodation close to VIE airport that won’t break the bank. You will definitely find a room at rates to suit you, ideal for those looking for special deals when visiting Austria.
You’ll find cheap rooms in comfortable b&b’s, pensions and guest houses as well, with experienced hosts providing the personal touch you won’t find in big chain hotels or hostels. Plenty of luxury accommodation can be found nearby.
When staying in Vienna city centre for a couple of nights, you are able to attend a classic concert at the world famous Opera House or see a horse show from the Spanish Horse School at the Imperial Palace. If you want to explore more of the area, book one of the great value day tours out of the city. Vienna is an ideal tourist destination. Main attractions include the Schönbrunn Palace and Zoo, St Stephens Cathedral and the Prater amusement park.
Perfect for those travelling on a budget and staying in the city for only a couple of days. Cheap hotels or hostels make a great base for getting out and exploring the best that Vienna has to offer.
Read also: What’s the best area to stay in Vienna ?
About Vienna International Airport
The largest airport of Austria, Vienna airport (VIE), also known as Internationaler Flughafen Wien-Schwechat, is located less than 20 kilometres away from the bustling city centre. Serving international and many European flights; staying nearby the airport makes
for a cheap and sensible option for those short on time.
Location — The airport is located around 16km (10 miles) southeast of Vienna.
Time zone — GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October)
Driving Directions : The best route to the airport is the A4 Airport Motorway. The motorway exit marked ‘Flughafen’ (Airport) leads directly to the terminal. The B9 road is an alternative main route.
Address — PO Box 1, A-1300 Wien Flughafen, Austria
Airport Code — VIE
Country Code — 43
Car Hire — Companies represented at the airport include Arac/Europcar, ATL, Avis, Budget, Hertz and Sixt.
Public Transport — #Rail : The City Airport Train runs to the City Air Terminal at Wien Mitte (journey time – 16 minutes). The S-Bahn (overground train) connects the airport to Wien Mitte and Wien Nord railway stations (journey time – 25 minutes); it provides connections to the Vienna U-Bahn (underground rail) system.
Various destinations across Austria are easy reachable by train from Vienna, as well Austria’s main ski resorts.
— #Road : Bus: Vienna Airport Lines buses go to Wien Mitte (journey time – 20 minutes), Südbahnhof and Westbahnhof railway stations and to Wien Schwedenplatz and the UNO-City.
— Coach: Services are available to Bratislava (Slovak Republic) and Budapest (Hungary). Taxi: Taxis to the city leave from outside the Arrivals hall. Taxis and minibuses are offered by Airport Service Wien.