Booking a private Taxi from Vienna Airport offers the opportunity to relax thanks to quality private transfers and zero waiting times. In fact, the queues for an airport taxi can be very long and boring, especially during peak times, but with a booking in advance on this web page, you have all the pleasure of starting well and immediately your stay in the beating heart of the Old World. The capital of Austria, known for being one of the most romantic locations in Europe, thanks also to the myth of Empress Elisabeth of Austria (famous as Sissi), is also known for being ranked second among the most livable cities of the planet preceded only by Vancouver, in Canada. Situated on the right bank of the Danube it was one of the major European cities as the capital of the Hapsburg Empire and today it is one of the most visited capitals in the world, with over 8 million tourists a year.
An important financial, commercial and industrial centre, about 30% of the active population works there. Vienna is also the headquarters of important international organizations such as the UN and OPEC.
What to see in Vienna
A person visiting Vienna is spoiled for choice about things to see. We report the main ones:
- Schoenbrunn castle: summer residency of the Habsburg imperial house;
- the St. Stephen's Cathedral: one of the most important examples of Gothic architecture in Middle Europe;
- Prater: amusement park for the whole family, with its panoramic wheel symbol of the city.
The Vienna International Airport is situated near Schwechat and serves not only the Austrian capital but also the city of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, which is only 50 kilometers from Vienna. The airport is located about 16 km from the city center and has acquired the name of civil airport back in 1945. It has 3 terminals through which pass about 22 million passengers a year.
The Schwechat airport is the hub of the Austrian Airlines flag airline, but there are also many low-cost airline companies (first of all Ryanair), which operate many flights towards European and non-European destinations.
There are several public transport connections between Schwechat Airport and the city center of Vienna. Among these the most comfortable are the train, which leaves from the airport every half an hour and, arrived at the station of Mitte / Landstrasse, it is necessary to take the line U3 that arrives to the historical center, precisely to Stephansplatz; Vienna Airport Lines, which has 3 bus lines that stop in various areas of the city. They are very useful buses because they reach Vienna airport even at night.
Taxis in Schwechat also connect the airport to the city by various companies.
Approximate Taxi cost from Vienna airport
|Vienna airport - Schonbrunn Castle||from 41€||from 44€||from 61€|
|Vienna airport - St. Stephen's Cathedral||from 40,50€||from 43,50€||from 60,50€|
|Vienna airport - Prater||from 40€||from 43€||from 60€|
Distances between Vienna Airport and some points of interest
- Vienna airport - Schonbrunn Castle: This magnificent palace can be reached in about 35 minutes along the A4 motorway.
- Vienna Airport - St. Stephen's Cathedral: the distance between these two places is 20 km, to cover which it takes about half an hour (in absence of traffic).
- Vienna Airport - Prater: to visit this beautiful park you have to take the A4 motorway and you will reach your destination in about 22 minutes.
The transport network in Vienna is very functional. The numbers are impressive: 5 metro lines, 29 tram lines and 145 lines travelled by coaches for a total of about 900 km of public transport network. For those who visit the historic center of the city, an additional means of transport is available which, among other things, does not pollute: the rickshaw, a vehicle that can carry 2 people with only hand baggage. For the most romantic the two-horse carriages are available, although obviously this is not an economic choice.
Public Viennese taxis can not be taken on the road, but at the dedicated stations, and this is not the cheapest solution either. Among other things, there is a surcharge for each person who gets in the car, as well as for each piece of luggage.
Taxileader.net service at Vienna Airport
For those who choose to visit this fantastic city as comfortably and quietly as possible, a private taxi service to and from Vienna airport is available. This is an option that brings with it considerable advantages, first of all the fact of knowing in advance and without surprises the exact cost of your transfer. To do this, just fill out a simple reservation form on the website and you're done. A driver will wait for customers inside the airport, at the exit of their terminal, carrying a sign with the name and surname entered on the form. Passengers will be escorted to their accommodation, thus benefiting of a service not shared with anyone other than the number of passengers specified in the booking form.
Why choose Taxileader.net
The services with Taxileader.net are also very useful for those visitors who have various luggage and even children. Well, instead of changing different public means of transport, it is preferable to choose a fast, cheap and comfortable way to get to your destination. For passengers travelling with small children, it is also possible to have a car seat.