New – WESTseniorenpreis – the reduced fare for all over 65

This autumn we have a special offer for everyone age 65 and over: with our new WESTseniorenpreis you save up to 50% on our WESTstandardprice – free seat reservation included!

Your WESTbahn benefits

The WESTbahn has a lot to offer. Our trains run every 30 minutes between the cities of Vienna, St. Pölten, Amstetten, Linz, Wels, Vöcklabruck and Salzburg and continue to Innsbruck (via Kufstein and Wörgl) or to Rosenheim and Munich. Convince yourself of the many WESTbahn benefits!

With the WESTbahn, everyone aged 65 and over saves on our ticket prices

Attractive offers

With our WESTseniorenpreis fare, we offer all senior citizens a particularly favourable rate. Up until 05.11.2023, everyone aged 65 and over saves up to 50% on the WESTstandard price.

Travelling with your grandchildren? No problem! When accompanied, children under 6 travel free of charge on your lap. For children up to the age of 15, you only pay 2 euros per child and route*. Turn your family trip into a real bargain.

And with our WESTfixplatz, every online online booking automatically includes a free seat reservation.

Book your reduced senior citizen ticket here


Step-free boarding in our WESTbahn trains

WESTbahn - the comfortable alternative

The entire WESTbahn fleet consists of low-floor trains with step-free entry and extra-wide entry doors. So you can comfortably get to your seat without even a single step.

Tip: At the origin-departure stations, our trains are usually ready for boarding up to 20 minutes before departure – so you can take your seat without stress before departure.


WESTbahn service and comfort for senior citizens

Our WESTbahn Service

We aim to provide our guests with a warm and quality travel experience - please do not hesitate to contact our crew on board for assistance or information.

Our state-of-the-art double-decker fleet offers our passengers a lot of comfort: comfortable and spacious leather seats, power sockets throughout the train, free Wi-Fi, gender-separated toilets, four WESTcafés per train (with coffee, cold drink and snack vending machines) and three comfort classes. You can also enjoy the beautiful view from the upper deck of our train!


Take a look at our modern train fleet with our virtual tour (© W. Kaemena):


Book your reduced senior citizen ticket here


If you have any questions, you can reach us Mon - Fri from 8:00 to 18:00 and on weekends and public holidays from 9:00 to 15:00 on +43 1 899 00 or in one of our WESTshops Ticket Offices.

* The reduced fare is only available online, at our WESTshops (+ 1€) and at selected tobacconist (+ 2€). Reduced fare is not applicable to connections in the VOR-region. Offer valid until 05.11.2023. Please show a valid photo ID at ticketing on the train.