Cheap flights to Austria
The hills are alive, with the sounds of Aussie travellers living out their alpine daydreams in the stunning meadows and peaks of Austria. If you're a keen snowboarder or skier, this is definitely where you want to be in the Northern Hemisphere winter with the Alps making up 75 percent of the country's landmass. Pack your skis, powder hounds, as we've got some of the cheapest flights to Austria around with a bunch of the best airlines to get you there.
Flights from Australia to Austria will disembark at Vienna International Airport (VIE), which is a major hub for Austrian Airlines. To get from the airport to the city centre, your accommodation or to other cities and hotspots in Austria, the best way to get from Vienna Airport to the city centre is by the express City Airport Train or via the S-Bahn, bus or taxi.
Flights from Australia to Austria depart from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne plus services from other capital cities. From Sydney to Vienna, the flying time is between 24 to 30 hours, depending on the length of the stopover. Other flights may be longer if they include more stopovers, most likely in Europe, the Middle East or Asia. During the flight, airlines will provide meals, drinks and snacks as well as various in-flight entertainment. For specific services, refer to our airline guide.
Airlines that fly to Austria
Major airlines that fly from Australia to Austria:
Austria Holiday Packages
From the cultured capital to the winter wonderland of the Tyrolean Alps, you'll want to pack a lot into your Austria trip. Bundle your flights and accommodation together to take advantage of our personalised packages and holiday specials. From free hotel nights to complimentary brekkies, equipment hire and more, our Austria holiday packages will ensure you make the most of your vacay, no matter when you visit.
Synonymous with culture, Austria's capital Vienna is famous for classical music and equally classic architecture. One thing you won't want to miss is sampling the exquisite Viennese pastries and indulging in some coffee and cake – a fave local pastime. Adrenalin junkies will want to make a beeline for Innsbruck to carve up the snow in winter and rip it up by mountain bike in summer. Salzburg is the place to be by day if you're a Sound of Music or Mozart tragic, and by night, this backpacker hotspot's nightlife is off the hook!
For more information about attractions and sights in Austria, check out our Austria Travel Guide. And, if you need some assistance sorting out your Austria holiday package or ski trip, call our Student Flights travel consultants for up-to-the-minute info about flights, accommodation and tours.