Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna

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Favourite airline: Austrian Airlines
The most popular airline for flights from London Heathrow to Vienna is Austrian Airlines.
Austrian Airlines
26 %
British Airways
18 %
17 %
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Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Direct flights on this route are £20.00 cheaper on average than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 15min
05h 05min
The favourite connection is non-stop
53 % of all bookings on the route London Heathrow to Vienna are for non-stop flights.
Direct flights
02h 15min, from £72
53 %
1 stopover Cologne (Koeln)-Bonn
09h 00min, from £99
8 %
1 stopover Brussels
05h 05min, from £92
7 %

Useful information about the flight from London Heathrow to Vienna

Beautiful cultural capital

Situated on the Danube at the foot of the Alps, Vienna is known as the 'City of Music' and has drawn visitors from across the globe for centuries.

Best Vienna travel times

Vienna has a range of attractions to suit every taste. For music-lovers, a trip to the Vienna Philharmonic concert season around New Years is a must. Shortly afterwards, opera enthusiasts can enjoy the Vienna Opera Ball in February. Later in May and June, the Vienna Festival offers all kinds of entertainment, from dance and opera to live theatre. For sightseers and walkers, the months between April and October offer the best weather for heading outdoors to enjoy the city sights.

Before you head to Vienna

In Austria, credit card payment is usually only possible at larger shops and restaurants. Be ready to pay with cash at smaller locations and at museums. Dining out can cost less than €10 per person for a cheap meal, and the typical tip in Austria is around 10%. Remember to tell your waiter exactly how much you want to pay including the tip when settling the bill, because in Austria it is not usual to leave cash on the table.

Vienna information

To get to the city from the airport you can take a train or taxi. The S-Bahn S7 train takes roughly 25 minutes from the airport to the city centre and costs €4.50. For €12, visitors can take the CAT (City Airport Train) with a journey time of around 16 minutes. Taxis are also available, and a trip from the airport to the centre typically costs between €25 and €35. Agree on the price before the journey. Try some authentic schnitzel or sachertorte for a true taste of Vienna.

Flight information London Heathrow - Vienna
Cheap direct flights
Flight details London Heathrow - Vienna
  • Flight duration: min. 02:15 / max. 02:25
  • Distance: 1277 km
  • Flights per week: 56
  • Return flight duration: min. 02:25 / max. 02:40
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