Network Statement

Network Access business unit - contact persons for all information on the ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG rail network

Everything you need to use the ÖBB rail network is shown in the Network Statement.

Always kept up-to-date

The Network Statement is reissued for each annual timetable, reflecting the current state of the network.

It contains detailed information on general regulations, deadlines for registration and ordering, the capacity allocation process etc.

In accordance with internationally harmonised standards, the Network Statement is structured as follows:

  1. General information
  2. Access to the network
  3. General information concerning the network
  4. Allocation of train path capacities
  5. Services
  6. Prices and Fees (Product Catalogue)
  7. NWS appendices


  • Railway track with 2 directory named with Network Statement and Network Access

  • Contact

    One Stop Shop
    Tel.: +43 1 93000 33480
    Fax: +43 1 93000 25227

    A list of OSS-Contacts in Europe you can find here.

  • Information

    Supplementary information can be accessed by RUs with special access rights.


    • Annexes with a security aspect are password protected, and may only be accessed by those with the relevant access rights.

    • Passwords are only supplied to licensed RUs, to RUs in the process of being licensed, and to certain other authorised applicants (e.g. some official bodies).

    • In special cases, passwords may also be supplied on demonstration of a legal interest for shippers, hauliers, freight forwarders, research institutes, and regional administrative bodies.

    Any questions? Do you still need some vital information? Our OSS-Customer Service team is ready to help.

  • Downloads

    NWS 2017

    Master Document
    Overview of Appendices
    Additional information to RU 

    NWS 2018

    Master Document
    Overview of Appendices
    Additional information to RU 

  • Links

    Product catalogue