How to reach us by public transport
Underground: U1, U2, U4 – Stop at KARLSPLATZ
ATTENTION: from 31 May 2021 until autumn 2024, the U2 only runs from Seestadt to Schottentor. Between Schottenring and Karlsplatz, please take the trams D, 1, 2, 71.
Trams: 1, 2, D, 62, 71 – Stop at OPERNRING
Regional railway: Badner Bahn
There are taxi ranks near-by, after the performance taxis will drive up to the main entrance.
Parking with direct access to Vienna State Opera at Kärntnerstrasse car park (»Operngarage«)
The Kärntnerstrasse undergroundcar park (»Operngarage«) is located at Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz and offers direct access to the foyer of Vienna State Opera. Please note that the discount you enjoy at Kärnterringgarage does not apply here.
The passage from the garage into the opera house is opened at the time of admission, which is usually one hour before the event begins. After the end of the event, as soon as the house is empty, this door is closed again.
Best in parking – Kärntnerstraße
A Tiefgarage Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz, 1010 Wien
Evening flat rate in the garage Kärntner Straße 18:00 hrs to 24:00 hrs, € 10.00 (only bookable with Bmove app).
Bmove: Install the app and create an account with your data. You will receive a mail to your address, through which you will have to confirm the registration. Next, you need to add your license plate number and bank details and install »Ticketless«. In the future, you will only need to drive through the barrier and not go to the ticket machine.
Discounted parking at Kärnterringgarage car park
Park your car for 8 hours at € 7! Vienna State Opera and the ÖPARK-Kärntnerringgarage underground car park at Mahlerstrasse 8 (located under the Ringstrassengalerien shopping mall) offer discounted flat-fee parking for up to 8 hours for persons attending performances at Vienna State Opera at € 7. Please draw a ticket when entering the Kärntnerringgarage underground car park and have it stamped at one of the discount machines located at the cloakrooms of Vienna State Opera.
The discount machines are located at the following cloakrooms: Operngasse, Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz, Balkon left, as well as Galerie.
Important: To benefit from a discount, please draw a ticket at the car park entrance and do not use your credit card! With the ticket you validated at Vienna State Opera you can then readily use your credit card or cash to pay at the ticket machines. The ticket machines accept coins and bills up to € 50. For every hour in excess of 8 hours, the standard rate will be charged on an hourly basis.
A Mahlerstraße 8, 1010 Wien