Transportation & Urban Planning

graphic rendering: U2/U5 underground hub "Rathaus"

New stations for underground lines U2 and U5

2018 will see the start of construction works for the extension of the existing underground line U2 from Vienna City Hall (Rathaus station) and for the first section of the new U5 to Frankhplatz/Altes AKH. more

Worker at the reservoir basin Simmering

Infrastructure initiative

By 2020, over EUR 1.3 billion will be invested in infrastructure projects to ensure key services like drinking water supply, waste water management and energy provision keep pace with the growth rate projected for the Austrian capital city. more

Castle in Bratislava

Upgrade for the Vienna-Bratislava rail line

From 2023, passengers will save 25 minutes on trains between Vienna and Bratislava thanks to the construction of new double track sections and the electrification of the current rail line. more

Central station with the new ÖBB headquarters

Vienna Central Station

Vienna’s new Central Railway Station was opened in 2014. Around the station, an entirely new urban district is emerging on the former ÖBB site right now. more

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