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Am Hauptbahnhof 1, Vienna 1100, Austria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a ridiculous amounts of time in it as our itinerary for Vienna left a huge time gap. We found everything we needed in the shops inside the station. It can be a bit daunting at first due to it's size and layout, but...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank stormwave_audio
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Modern station that offers ease and comfort to travellers. Lots of options for dining and drinking. Big supermarket inside. Friendly oebb center staff, but perhaps oebb could add more desks to shorten those long queues...

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nonas479
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

This station is very clean and well-organized. Plenty of places to eat and we did not encounter any problem in finding which platform our train to Prague would be departing from. The signage etc are all easy to read and understand. The train schedule is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We used the Wien Hauptbahnhof station to Bratislava and couldn't have been happier with the service. The station is a very easy to use layout - very tourist and English speaking friendly. There are plenty of shops and restaurants should you have time to spend...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tom J
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Hauptbahnoff is about a 15 minute train ride from the airport and is a massive hub for long distance as well as local trains. It has both S-bahn and U-bahn lines and the centre - say Stephanzplatz is only about 10 minutes away, 4 or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Very busy station, both for local trams and trains going in and out of Vienna! There are facilities for travelers here: restaurants, coffee shops, Tourist Information Office, etc. Elevators are available for those carrying big luggages.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

More like a decent city airport. Big wide open concourse, plenty of signs, impossible to get lost or feel hassled.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Clicelillie
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The Wien Hauptbahnhof was completed and opened a few years ago (2015) at the site of the old Wien Sudbahnhof station. It concentrates the majority of all train services that work to/from/through Vienna, in a much better arrangement than the old Westbahnhof/Sudbahnof division requiring cross-city...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

The new Main Station of Vienna was opened in autumn 2014. It offers significantly improved connectivity and focuses on international routes.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Well informed station and a taxi stop that you don't need to prebook as It is honest in Vienna. A thumbs up for the management.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Izabela B
22 January 2018|
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Response from Nick D | Reviewed this property |
yes - it's a very large train station there is a large interior area for passengers
4 October 2016|
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Response from cachgv | Reviewed this property |
I can't help you with that because I took a U er from Vienna to Bratislava and it cost me around 80 euros more less sorry about that I have no idea about the transportation I did it that way
28 September 2015|
Response from lakwatsera2014 | Reviewed this property |
Rail travel is fine. I went solo (female, middle age), unplanned other than knowing the general schedule. The refugees (who had means) tried to get tickets to Europe at the train station. All machines did not dispense... More