OEBB Austrian Railways

The railway system in Austria is very well developed; in addition to fast national connections, you can take regional trains to the country’s most picturesque villages.

Need to Know

  • ÖBB trains offer air conditioning, ample luggage racks, plugs for charging electronic devices, Wi-Fi and on-board restaurants (depending on train category). The ÖBB Railjet also offers a kids’ cinema.
  • Exclusive for First Class passengers, lounges at many railway stations allow guests to relax and enjoy a coffee while waiting. In First Class, Austrian specialities are served directly to your seat and complementary newspapers are available.
  • Children under the age of 6 travel free; children between the ages of 6 and 14 pay half-price.

Perfect for

  • Everyone looking for a comfortable and sustainable travel experience.
  • Everyone looking to travel with a view (marvel at lush valleys, mountain peaks and lakes passing by your window).

Best Times to Travel

  • All year round

One day in Austria

Morning Spend your morning exploring the baroque city of Innsbruck and head up the mountain by cable car directly from the city centre.

Afternoon Travel to Alpbachtal (less than 1 hour) and experience Alpine charm, fresh air and spectacular mountain views.

Two days in Austria

Morning Head to Salzburg (just 2 hours from Innsbruck). Discover Mozart’s birthplace, filming locations for the “Sound of Music” and the historic city centre.

Afternoon Continue your journey to Zell am See-Kaprun (1.5 hours) to experience a unique combination of lake, mountain and glacier


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Getting there & around

Travelling times between major Austrian cities:

Vienna – Salzburg: ~ 2 hours

Salzburg – Innsbruck: < 2 hrs

Innsbruck – Bregenz: < 3 hrs

Vienna – Graz: 2.5 hrs

Graz – Linz: starting from 3 hrs

Graz – Innsbruck: starting from ~ 6 hrs

Vienna – Klagenfurt: < 4 hrs

stressless travel with the Austrian Railways
stressless travel with the Austrian RailwaysOeBB H. Eisenberger
Railjet travels trhrough scenic landscape
Railjet travels trhrough scenic landscapeOeBB H. Eisenberger
The "Austrian Train" travels through scenic landscape
The "Austrian Train" travels through scenic landscapeOeBB
Austrian Train travels through scenic landscape
Austrian Train travels through scenic landscapeOeBB
Enjoy a stressfree ride with the Austrian Railways the OeBB
Enjoy a stressfree ride with the Austrian Railways the OeBB