Competing with the state incumbent, WESTbahn endeavors to offer better quality on the tracks between Vienna and Salzburg. Ongoing customer feedback confirms this reputation. Our passengers particularly appreciate our friendly stewards who care for our passengers during their journey and are the point of contact for any queries or concerns. Passengers like to choose our well-equipped WESTbahn trains for a relaxed and safe journey with exceptionally high punctuality.
Since our operational start in December 2011, WESTbahn has become an integral part of Austrian railway transport between Vienna and Salzburg. Founded within the framework of railway liberalization in the European Union as the first operative subsidiary of Rail Holding AG in 2008, we are committed to our high quality standards every day and on every journey.