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Partial closure of the U4 underground line on Whit weekend

(19 May – 21 May 2018) between Karlsplatz and Margaretengürtel

From Saturday 19 May at approximately 00.30 hours up to and including 21 May 2018, the U4 underground line will not be operating between the Margaretengürtel and Karlsplatz stops. As part of the ongoing programme of modernization being carried out on the U4, this section of the line is being equipped with new track connections over the Whit weekend.

In addition to the extensive alternative routes provided by the U2, U3 and U6 lines, the E4 replacement bus service will be running between the Karlsplatz and Margaretengürtel stops.

During this period you can also get to Schönbrunn Palace using the following connections (for details please consult the attached schedule):

With the U3:
- from Johnstrasse →10A bus to the Schloss Schönbrunn stop
- from Hütteldorfer Strasse → tram line 10 to the Schloss Schönbrunn stop
- from Westbahnhof (Western Railway Station) → tram line 60 to the Schloss Schönbrunn stop

With the U6:
- from Westbahnhof (Western Railway Station) à tram line 60 to the Schloss Schönbrunn stop


Public transport that takes you straight to the palace

Underground: U4; get off at Schönbrunn

Trams: 10 and 60; get off at Schönbrunn

Bus: 10A; get off at Schönbrunn

Wiener Linien

Arriving by car

Coming from Vienna International Airport 
take the A4 motorway heading towards Vienna, then continue on the
southbound A23 (follow signs for Graz), then take the Altmannsdorf exit and follow the signs for "Schloss Schönbrunn"

Arriving on the A2 motorway
follow signs for the city centre, take the Altmannsdorf exit and follow the signs for "Schloss Schönbrunn"

Arriving on the A1 motorway
follow signs for the city centre which will take you directly to Schönbrunner Schlossstrasse 47

Parking

Arriving by train

Westbahnhof
Journey time approximately 15 minutes from the Westbahnhof (western railway terminal)
Take the westbound tram line No. 60 and alight at Schönbrunn

Station Meidling
Journey time aproximately 30 minutes from the Station Meidling 
Take the northbound U6 (brown) underground line and alight at Längenfeldgasse, then change to the westbound U4 (green) underground line and alight at Schönbrunn

Station Wien Hauptbahnhof

Journey time aproximately 45 minutes from the Station Wien Hauptbahnhof 

Take the U1 (red) underground line and alight at Karlsplatz, then change to the
westbound U4 (green) underground line and alight at Schönbrunn.

Arriving by air

Journey time approximately 60 minutes from Vienna International Airport by public transport:

By metropolitan railway ("Schnellbahn")
Take the S7 line to Wien Mitte, then change to the westbound
U4 (green) underground line and alight at Schönbrunn

By airport bus
At Wien Westbahnhof change to the
westbound tram line No. 58 and alight at Schönbrunn

By city airport train
At the Wien Mitte terminus change to the westbound
U4 (green) underground line and alight at Schönbrunn

Verkehrsbetriebe (VOR)

Vienna Airport Lines (ÖBB Postbus)

City Airport Train

Find further informations for getting from airport to the city center here


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