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Eco-Friendly Travel

You don't need your car to explore Austria. Be kind to the environment and travel by train, bus or boat, and enjoy the country's stunning views on the way.


By Train
The Austrian Federal Railways offer attractive and inexpensive travel deals to all major holiday destinations across Austria. How about a family holiday in Austria where your kids travel for free? Or a short city trip?

By Boat
A leisurely and beautiful way to travel is by boat along the Danube. DDSG Blue Danube offers daily trip to/ from Budapest and Bratislava, special rides to Passau and day trips to Dürnstein and Hainburg including a visit to Schlosshof and Donauauen national park. You can also choose from a variety of themed boat cruises offering everything from dance and music to kids’ parties and gourmet travels.
For offers, dates and prices visit: DDSG Blue Danube

The charming crew at Brandner Schiffahrt takes you on scenic cruises along the Danube in Wachau, between Melk and Krems. They also offer a choice of special and themed cruises.

The vessels of Donauschiffahrt Wurm + Köck serve the route between Passau, Linz and Vienna. The company has a great selection of day trips, themed cruises and weekend excursions.

By Bus
Another great way to explore and enjoy Austria is by bus. ÖBB-Postbus GmbH offers a fleet of over 2,100 busses and coaches which serve some 30,000 routes across the country. In addition to their scheduled service they also offer special excursions to the country’s most scenic regions
Information, offers and schedules: ÖBB-Postbus