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 thanks to a booking in advance on this web page, you have all the pleasure of starting your vacation/holiday well within the beating heart of the Old World. The capital of Austria, is known for being one of the most romantic locations in Europe, thanks also to the myth of Empress Elisabeth of Austria (famous as Sissi), and is also known for being among the most liveable cities of the planet preceded only by Vancouver, in Canada.
Situated on the right bank of the Danube, it is 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.
It is an important financial, commercial and industrial centre, and 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. Here are a few examples.
- 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: an 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 kilometres from Vienna. The airport is located about 16km from the city centre 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 airline, but there are also many low-cost airline companies such as Ryan Air that call it their hub, and they have flights towards European and non-European destinations.
There are several public transport connections between Schwechat Airport and the city centre of Vienna. Among the most comfortable are the trains, which leave from the airport every half an hour and stop at the station of Mitte / Landstrasse. You need to take the U3 line to get to the historical centre. Stephansplatz Vienna Airport Lines 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, and 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. There are 5 metro lines, 29 tram lines and 145 lines travelled by coaches for a total of about 900km. For those who visit the historic centre of the city, an additional means of transport is available which, among other things, does not pollute. It is called the rickshaw, a vehicle that can carry 2 people with only hand baggage. They are the most romantic option as they consist of two-horse carriages; obviously this is not an economic choice.
Public Viennese taxis can not be hailed on the road, you can only get them at 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, such as knowing the full cost in advance so there are no surprises when you get there. To book a taxi, just fill out a simple reservation form on this website using the link at the bottom, and you're done.
A driver will wait for you inside the airport at the exit of their terminal, carrying a sign with the name and surname entered you entered on your booking form. Passengers will be escorted to their accommodation according to whetever they wrote on their booking form.
Why choose Taxileader.net?
The services offered by Taxileader.net are very useful for visitors who have luggage and/or even children. Get from the airport to your hotel quickly and without having to speak the native language. You also get the free use of a child's seat if you mention in your booking form that you have children who will be joining you.