Wiener Linien Semester Tickets

There are two different types of semester tickets available for students. These tickets are valid for travelling in Vienna by tram, train, bus and subway.

  • Semester tickets cost 75€ for students whose main residence is in Vienna
  • Semester tickets cost 150€ for students whose main residence is outside of Vienna

Semester tickets are valid for five months, from the beginning of September to the end of January and from the beginning of February to the end of June. They are available for students under the age of 27, or under the age of 28 if the student is entitled to a family allowance (Familienbeihilfe) at the beginning of the semester (March 1 or October 1).

To receive a semester ticket, you must be able to produce the following documents:

  • Valid Student ID for the semester concerned
  • Your official registration form to prove that your main residence is in Vienna (Meldezettel)
  • Application form for the semester ticket

Semester tickets can also be bought online at The system will check your matriculation number, name, date of birth and address with the Austrian Federal Computing Center (Bundesrechenzentrum) or with your higher education institution.

Once it has been confirmed that the information given is correct, it is possible to pay online and then print out your semester ticket. Please note that you must already be inscribed for the semester before applying for a semester ticket.

Student monthly card

Students can buy a monthly card for July or August for approximately 30€, which is valid for the subway, trams, buses and trains. For more information, click  here


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