Vienna International (VIE) Airport

Vienna International VIE Airport Overview

Vienna International Airport VIE is gateway not only to Vienna & other Austrian Cities, but also to five neighbouring countries (Poland, The Czech Republic, Slowakia, Hungary, and Slovenia). Skytrax handed Vienna Airport in March 2015 'Best Airport Staff in Europe' award, and in September 2015 considered it a '4-Star-Airport'.

The Airport is located in the town of Schwechat, outside Austria's capital City Vienna, or about a 25 minute drive from city center. It is accessible via motorway A4 and freeway B9.  Note that the Airport access road parts between Arrivals(left) & Departures (right). Both the subway (S-Bahn) and the CAT train stations are located across from the Arrivals area.

With two long runways and an estimated 22 million passengers yearly, a host of airlines serve the airport with direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe. 

On-Airport Hotels:
- 4-star  NH Vienna Airport Hotel (tel. +431 70151 0/ fax 9571) is next to Carpark 4, opposite the Arrivals Hall - with annexed conference & event center.
- A new Moxy Hotel with 400 rooms is to open 2017 (located directly behind the Office Park - connected to the terminal by a tunnel - and offering convenient access to the Conference Center at Office Park 3.

Vienna International Airport has one integrated passenger terminal with Concourse gates B, C, D, & F & G.
Rental car desks are inside the Arrivals level of Vienna Airport and pickup/dropoff is in the lot adjacent to carpark 4.

Present and future Airport developments:  A new project - done in several phases - is to increase passenger comfort, expand food & store offerings, and create a central security area serving gates B, C & D - tentatively scheduled for completion by 2023 - and include:
- considerable upgrade and expansion of both Pier East & Terminal 2, including walls, floors, lighting & roof renovation. 
- adding a connector building at T3's south side with more space for food, shops & waiting areas - and linking it to both T2 & T3.

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