Cityjet mit Wiener Prater im Hintergrund

Construction work

Rail replacement services between Floridsdorf and Praterstern from 5 July 2020 to 18 July 2020.

Due to engineering works, the S-Bahn (rapid transit) line between Floridsdorf and Wien Praterstern will be closed from Sun., 5 July, 02:30 to Sat., 18 July 2020, 03:00.

In order to be able to continue managing the high level of traffic on the Vienna S-Bahn network between Floridsdorf and Wien Meidling, we will be carrying out extensive upgrade and maintenance work during summer 2020.

Throughout the closure, all services will be operated with clearly identified rail replacement bus services.

  • Rapid transit trains and regional trains to/from Retz
    Some regional trains will be diverted via Wien Süßenbrunn, Wien Simmering, Vienna main station, Wien Meidling. Rapid transit trains to Hollabrunn will run as far as/from Floridsdorf.
  • Regional trains to/from Bernhardsthal
    Regional trains to/from Bernhardsthal that run as far as/from Wien Meidling or beyond will be diverted between Wien Süßenbrunn and Wien Meidling. These trains will stop at Wien Stadlau, Wien Simmering, Vienna main station and Wien Meidling.
  • Local services on the Southern Line
    Rapid transit services which, according to the timetable, run on the Wiener-Neustadt - Floridsdorf route will operate from/as far as Wien Praterstern or Wien Mitte during the total closure.
  • Rapid transit services to/from Gänserndorf will operate as far as/from Floridsdorf throughout the total closure.
  • Rapid transit services to/from Wolkersdorf and Laa/Thaya will operate as far as/from Floridsdorf.
  • Trains to/from Wolfsthal/Vienna Airport will operate as far as/from Wien Mitte. Individual trains will operate as far as/from Wien Praterstern.
Departure points - Rail replacement services

Wien Praterstern U-Bahn: entrance Lasallestraße east exit
Traisengasse: bus stop on Donaueschingenstraße (37A)
Handelskai: bus stop on Engertstraße (5A, 11A)
Floridsdorf: bus stop on Rechte Nordbahngasse (33A)

Tickets of ÖBB will also be accepted by Wiener Linien on the following routes:

  • U1 between Leopoldau and Wien Praterstern
  • U2 between Stadlau and Wien Praterstern
  • U3 between Simmering and Wien Mitte
  • U6 between Floridsdorf and Wien Meidling
  • Tram line 31 between Brünner Straße and Friedrich-Engels-Platz.

Important information for you

Bicycles cannot be carried on the rail replacement buses.
To ensure a seamless journey, we kindly ask all passengers with restricted mobility to contact ÖBB customer service on tel. 05-1717-5 before they start their journey.

Please allow additional time for your journey and make sure to find out about the changes well in advance. Further information is available at, in SCOTTY and the ÖBB App as well as by contacting our ÖBB customer service on 0043 (0) 5 1717.

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Via the SCOTTY app: A useful feature is the "Notifications" function, which automatically sends you information if your train is delayed by 5 minutes or more. In addition, you will receive current information on, SCOTTY, or the ÖBB App, from our employees or information displays, via announcements and on 0043 (0) 5 1717.