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Flights to Austria

Travelling to Austria by air couldn't be easier. With an average direct flying time of only 2 hours from most major UK gateways to a choice of popular Austrian destinations, flights to Austria are probably the quickest, easiest, and most cost effective travel option.

New Cabin © Austrian Airlines
New Cabin © Austrian Airlines
Aircraft in Flight © Austrian Airlines
Aircraft in Flight © Austrian Airlines
New Cabin © Austrian Airlines
New Cabin © Austrian Airlines

Flight Connections Summer 2014
Please find a list of flights available to Austrian destinations as a printable E-Book at the bottom of this page.
You can find information on the most convenient way to and from the airport under Airport Transfers.

Austrian Airlines
Austrian Airlines is Austria's largest carrier and offers a global route network of round 130 destinations. In Central and Eastern Europe, the route network is particularly dense: With 46 destinations Austrian Airlines is the market leader throughout the region. Thanks to its favourable geographical location at the heart of Europe, the company's hub based at Vienna International Airport is the ideal gateway between East and West. Austrian Airlines is part of the Lufthansa Group, Europe's largest airline group, and a member of the Star Alliance, the first global alliance of international airlines.

Austrian are now offering an extra early morning flight from Heathrow to Vienna. The service departs Heathrow at 6am and arrives in Vienna at 9.20am. The additional return flight departs at 8.05pm allowing you to spend a full day in the glorious Austrian capital. And whilst you are waiting for your flight to leave Vienna, a whole new travel experience awaits you. The new Austrian Star Alliance Terminal offers the height of comfort on over 150,000m². This outstanding service quite naturally continues once you are in the air, with DO&CO à la carte menus for economy class passengers on request and an exclusive range of summer products to buy at discount prices.

For more information, please visit the Austrian online booking site

British Airways
British Airways have been flying to Austria as far back as 1980 and now fly about 30,000 customers there and back every year. They offer routes from London Gatwick to Innsbruck and Salzburg, and from London Heathrow to Vienna. As of 15th July 2013, British Airways have increased frequencies to Vienna from 28 to 34 per week.

To book flights, please visit British Airways online.

Easyjet launched a route to Salzburg in Winter 2011/12. The low cost airline made its inaugural flight from Luton to the Austrian city on 17th December 2011 and now flies twice weekly. Easyjet is also your ticket to Tirol, with flights to Innsbruck from London Gatwick, Liverpool and Bristol.

To book flights, please visit EasyJet online., the north of the UK's leading leisure airline, is the only carrier to offer direct scheduled flights to Salzburg from Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford and Manchester. From the 2nd May 2014, is launching its new flight connection from Manchester Airport to Vienna.

To book flights to Vienna or Salzburg, visit online or call 0871 226 1737.
For group bookings of 10 passengers or more, visit's Groups Website.

Since 21st September 2012, Monarch have been offering a new connection to Munich from Birmingham, Luton, Manchester and Leeds Bradford. And since 14th December 2012, they have been offering scheduled winter flights to Friedrichshafen from London Gatwick and Manchester. Both of these German airports are within short driving distance of the Austrian Alps, presenting great low-cost routes to your Austrian holiday. Friedrichshafen, in particular, is a fabulous gateway to the ski resorts of Vorarlberg such as Montafon and Arlberg. Since 13th December 2012 you can also get straight to the slopes of Tirol via the new Manchester to Innsbruck route.

For further information, please visit the Monarch website.

Further airlines that fly to Austrian destinations: