Current information for your stay in Vienna

Information from the Austrian Chamber of Commerce

Status: May 6th, 2021

The gastronomy and hotel industry is open from May 19, 2021.


For the time being, there is an exit restriction from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Exceptions: averting an immediate danger to life, limb and property, looking after and providing assistance to people in need of support, covering the basic needs of daily life, professional purposes, if necessary, and staying outdoors for physical and psychological recovery.
FFP2 is now mandatory wherever mouth and nose protection was previously required.
All service providers are open.
Catering establishments are closed and are only allowed to provide take away (between 6 a.m. and 7 p.m.).
The subways run at regular intervals during the day.
Taxis and Uber are available. Both drivers and passengers are obliged to wear mouth and nose protection.

All events are expected to be allowed again from May 19, subject to certain conditions.
Entry and exit:

Anyone entering Austria from abroad since January 15, 2021 is generally obliged to register electronically before entering the country.
At Vienna Airport it is possible to take a molecular biological corona / Covid-19 test (PCR test). The result is available within about 3 hours.
The Austrian Federal Government issued a travel warning for Tyrol on February 8, 2021.