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Practical Information

Holidays in Austria are made even better with our useful information on regional discounts, the best shopping districts, public holidays and much more. Do your research in advance so that you can enjoy your Austrian experience to the full.

Austria's Top Events

Austria and culture are an inseparable unit, and the cultural programme is accordingly packed to the brim.

Austria’s Top Events

Public Holidays

An easy way to find out is to check our lists of Austrian public holidays and daylight-savings time. Read more!

Currency & Foreign Exchange

Austria is a member of the Economic and Currency Union and the common currency is the Euro. Find out how to exchange and access your money when travelling in Austria. Currency & Foreign Exchange!

Postal Service & Telecommunications

Get information on postal rates and telephone coverage.Since 1490 was the first standardized postal service in Europe, between Innsbruck and Mechelen, Belgium. Read more!