CAT Transfer: Vienna Airport – Wien Mitte

Activity provider: CAT-City Airport Train

CAT Transfer: Vienna Airport – Wien Mitte

Activity provider: CAT-City Airport Train
Booked 15 times yesterday

From US$ 11.46 per person

Booked 15 times yesterday

Use the CAT ticket and travel on board the City Airport Train between Vienna Airport and the city centre. Travel with the CAT ticket safely, relaxed, without hitting the traffic in just 16 minutes.

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Duration 16 minutes - 30 days
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Use the fast and comfortable City Airport Train to reach the center of Vienna
  • Drive from Vienna Airport to the city center in just 16 minutes without traffic
  • Enjoy the pleasant jet ambience and take advantage of the CAT City check-in
Full description

Book a ticket for the train journey from Vienna Airport to the city center with the City Airport Train. Upon arrival at Vienna Airport, follow the green CAT signs to the platform of the GAT-City Airport Train. With the modern double-decker trains, you can reach the Wien Mitte-Landstraße station in just 16 minutes, with a direct connection to the Vienna subway. The CAT station Wien-Mitte is at the centrally located underground station Landstraße (U3/04). Vienna's city center and many hotels can be easily reached on foot from here.

During the short journey on the City Airport Train, you can sit back and relax. The jet ambiance and the comfortable seats in the double-decker carriages of the City Airport Train ensure relaxation. With the equally interesting and entertaining program that the information screens offer you, the short transfer time will fly by. On the day of your departure, the CAT City Check-In gives you the opportunity to check in your luggage in Wien-Mitte and spend the rest of the time in the city without carrying any suitcase around. In the CAT foyer, you will find 30 lockers for the safe storage of your hand luggage. City Check-In is offered by selected airlines.

The City Air Terminal in the city center offers you all the services of an international airport terminal. Baggage can be checked in at the self-service check-in machines where you will receive your boarding pass. Once at the airport, you can go directly to the gate. The City Check-In is a service specifically for CAT customers and can only be used upon the presentation of a valid CAT ticket.

  • Ticket for 1 person on the CAT City Airport Train (either one way or return, depending on the option booked)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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    Meeting point

    CAT platform at Vienna airport or on the CAT platform at Vienna Station Mitte/Landstraße.

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • This service runs every 30 minutes daily during operating hours Monday through Sunday (including public holidays)
    • Timetable: every hour at 7 and 37 minutes past the hour to the airport and every hour at 8 and 39 minutes past the hour to Vienna city center
    • The CAT tickets are valid for 6 months
    • Children under the age of 15 ride with CAT for free
    • Detailed information about which airlines offer City Check-In at the CAT terminal in Wien Mitte can be found on the City Airport Train website
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 1071 reviews

    Review summary

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    〇: Reservations can be made in Japanese, so it's easy and convenient. ✕: The voucher sent through the dedicated app is displayed in Japanese except for the reservation number and QR code. A station attendant came to check on me in the train, but he just glanced at the screen without reading the QR code with the handset and nodded. There was no particular problem this time, but there is no way to explain when trouble occurs. You can rest assured that the contents of the voucher are displayed in English.

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    August 20, 2022

    We travel from Vienna airport to Wien Mitte station, the station is in the same airport, you don't even have to leave, and very well signposted to find it. And they leave either weekend or working day. They also offer you the possibility to check your bags from the station in case you go in just the right time (I don't know if it will have additional cost because I didn't use it.)

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    February 24, 2020

    I am very happy I booked round-trip transfer in advance. No queuing near ticket machines - going straight to CAT train. CAT is easy to find - you just need to follow green arrows upon arrival and few minutes later you are in the train. From Wien Mitte you can catch any train/metro/bus you need. Train itself is very modern, seats comfortable. Trip to/from Vienna airport takes approx. 16min.

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    December 6, 2019

    Product ID: 34279