Vienna Airport Reviews
Vienna Airport Reviews
Vienna International Airport (German: Flughafen Wien-Schwechat; IATA: VIE, ICAO: LOWW) is the international airport of Vienna, the capital of Austria.
The Vienna Airport is the country’s biggest airport and serves as the hub for Austrian Airlines and its subsidiary Tyrolean Airways, as well as Niki and is capable of handling wide-body aircraft such as the Boeing 747. It is located in Schwechat, 18 km (11 mi) southeast of central Vienna, and features a dense network of European destinations, long-haul flights to North America and Asia and services to North Africa.
During 2012, the Vienna Airport handled a total of 22,165,794 passengers, representing a respective 5.0% increase compared to 2011, and 244,650 aircraft movements.
At the VISITAIR Center, you will receive an overview of how airport operates. The center itself offers visitors information on the airport’s history, careers, an “interactive media table” and a “sound station” where you can listen to sample flight, traffic and everyday noise. A more exciting tour option includes a bus ride out on the tarmac. The VISITAIR Tour is available in German only. Learn about the cargo facilities, aircraft shipyards, aircraft handling, the airport fire service, etc.. Get a close up view of how they handle the aircraft and the different planes that use this airport. Because of heightened security, all participants must undergo a security check. It is recommended that you not take any knives, scissors or sharp objects on the tour.
Departs: 8:30am-6:00pm (Daily except Friday). First tour at 09:00am. Last tour at
17:00pm. Duration: 50 minutes
Rates: Adults – EUR 9.50 / Children – EUR 5.50
ATMs / Cash Machines – There are various locations airside and landside.
Car Rentals – Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt • and others.
Chapel – Location: Level 1, Departures
Children’s Play Areas – Information not available
Currency Exchange – Interchange, American Express, Bank Austria,and Erste counters can be found landside and airside. There is an Interchange located in the Arrivals Hall that is open 5am – 10pm.
Food & Beverage – At the time of this update, these concessions are open 24 hours:
>>Landside: Coffee+co Bar (Office Park 3) • McDonalds/McCafe (Arrivals)
>>Airside: Coffee+co Bar (Gates F and G)
Information Desks – There are two Information Desk. Locations: unknown.
Luggage Trolleys – There is a fee to use the luggage trolleys. They will accept the following coins: € 1 • € 0,50 • Czk 5 • HUF 100 • Sfr 1 •US-Cent 25
Luggage Storage / Lockers – The Left Luggage office is located in the Arrivals Hall. Hours: 5:30am – 11:20pm. Rates are €3.00 per item per day or part thereof; €7.00 per day for bulky items
Power Outlets – Power outlets can be found in all lounges and in the C and D gate departure areas.
Showers – Showers are available in the Jet Lounge, Austrian Senator Lounge Pier West and Austrian HON Circle Lounge
Internet: Free WiFi is available at the Vienna Airport.
Open 24 hours
Vienna Airport Official Website
Vienna Flughafen Wien-Schwechat Airport Map
Vienna Flughafen Wien-Schwechat Airport Weather Forecast
|Forecast for Flughafen_Wien-Schwechat||Precip.||Temp.||Wind||speed|
|21.11.2017||09–12||<1 mm||5 °C||Light breeze from South-southwest||3 m/s|
|12–18||<1 mm||8 °C||Moderate breeze from West||6 m/s|
|18–24||<1 mm||9 °C||Moderate breeze from West-northwest||6 m/s|
|22.11.2017||00–06||0 mm||9 °C||Gentle breeze from West||5 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||7 °C||Gentle breeze from West||4 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||12 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||2 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||5 °C||Light breeze from South-southwest||2 m/s|
|23.11.2017||00–06||0 mm||2 °C||Light breeze from South||2 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||2 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||6 °C||Light air from East||1 m/s|
|19–01||0 mm||4 °C||Light air from West-northwest||1 m/s|
|24.11.2017||01–07||0 mm||2 °C||Light air from West||1 m/s|
|07–13||0 mm||1 °C||Light air from South||1 m/s|
|13–19||0 mm||8 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||3 m/s|
|19–01||0 mm||6 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||3 m/s|
|25.11.2017||01–07||0 mm||5 °C||Light breeze from East-southeast||2 m/s|
|07–13||0 mm||5 °C||Moderate breeze from Southeast||6 m/s|
|13–19||0 mm||10 °C||Fresh breeze from South-southeast||9 m/s|
|19–01||1 mm||8 °C||Light breeze from West-northwest||3 m/s|
|26.11.2017||01–07||<1 mm||7 °C||Moderate breeze from West-northwest||7 m/s|
|07–13||0 mm||4 °C||Gentle breeze from West-northwest||5 m/s|
|13–19||0 mm||6 °C||Gentle breeze from West-northwest||4 m/s|
|19–01||0 mm||0 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|