Arrival and getting around

Getting There by Car

Everything you need for a dream vacation is waiting for you in Austria. In fact, the only thing missing is you. With a network of airports, highways and trains, traveling to and from Austria is effortless. Getting to Austria by car is super easy, no matter where you are coming from. Check a route planner for directions and to find the fastest, easiest way to get to all the places you want to go to.

If you are planning on taking the motorway, don’t forget to affix a Vignette or toll sticker to the upper right corner of your windshield. Vignette stickers can be purchased at all automobile clubs, gas stations and border stations. Tourists can buy a vignette good for 10 days. If you intend to stay longer you can also purchase a vignette for duration of two months or one year. The vignette allows you to ride on all Austrian motorways. For pricing information go to

Getting There by Train

Say goodbye to the congestion and stress of the busy roads, unwind, relax and actually enjoy your journey – ride a train of the Austrian, German or Swiss Railways for affordable, convenient and hassle-free travel to the Heart of the Alps. You can reach the country, with picturesque views and comfortable train amenities along the way. What’s more, you can save smart with Discount Train Fares: SparSchiene by Austrian Railways, Europe Special Ticket by German Railways, and Sparbillet by Swiss Railways.

Flying into Austria

Flights to Austria are available from all international destinations. You’ll be enjoying stunning landscapes and meeting friendly locals in no time. You can fly into Vienna International Airpoirt, Salzburg „W.A. Mozart“ Airport, Innsbruck-Kranebitten Airport and others so you’re close to where you want to be in Austria. Austria is nearby airports of Germany’s Munich and Memmingen, Switzerland’s Zurich. There are several different options for you to choose from when planning your trip from the airport to the destination of your choice. From public transportation over rental cars to taxis and shuttle services, you’ll find all the information you need here.