COVID-19 Information

The Wiener Staatsoper will commence the 2020-21 season as planned on September 7, of course in compliance with necessary security regulations.

In case of cancellation, tickets will be refunded.

Please observe the following COVID-19 prevention measures for your visit of the Vienna State Opera:

  • The number of available seatings has been reduced.
  • A maximum of 4 visitors belonging to one visitor group may sit next to each other
  • You cannot switch your seat.
  • Free seats are necessary to maintain the safety distance.
  • In case of a Corona Cluster, the identity of the ticket holder attending the perfomance must be disclosed upon request of the Medical Authorities by the ticket purchaser 
  • As a measure of COVID-19 prevention, standing room cannot be offered until further notice
  • Please use the entrance printed on your ticket -The name of the purchaser is printed on all tickets.
  • Please use the hand disinfectant dispenser
  • The Vienna State Opera accepts no liability whatsoever in connection with the rules of conduct and security measures
  • Any changes of these regulations will be announced online at