Network Statement

The Network Statement (NWS) contains the essential administrative, technical and financial information concerning the rail network, and the service facilities as well as related services offered by ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG.

In accordance with the standards of RNE (RailNetEurope) the NWS is structured as follows:

  1. General information
  2. Conditions of access to rail infrastructure
  3. Information on the rail infrastructure
  4. Allocation of track capacity
  5. Services
  6. Charges
  7. Appendices (additional information)

Appendices marked with a key-symbol 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.