Vienna, Austria

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Vienna is in Parkersburg, a city with 31,000 residents. If you are flying in, Vienna lies 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the southwest of the Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport. The city center of Parkersburg is situated just 4 miles (6 kilometers) to the south. Vienna is the perfect place to stay while you are in Parkersburg as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. The Ohio River Museum and the Campus Martius Museum of the Northwest Territory are just two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two other popular spots that are located close by Vienna are the Washington County Fairgrounds and the Indian Acres Park.

Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Spend part of the day viewing the exhibits at Blennerhassett Museum, the Oil and Gas Museum and the Lee Middleton Doll Museum in Belpre.

Travel Tips

We can arrange a variety of transportation options throughout Europe to make your Europe vacation truly spectacular. Whether you simply need transportation between the airport and hotel, or you want to charter a private yacht or jet, we offer you choice and will manage the important details.

While traveling in Austria we recommend :

  • Private transfers at time of booking - All transfers include a meet-and-greet by English-speaking drivers, luggage assistance, and bottled water in modern vehicles to and from all points of entry as well as between cities.
  • The Euro is the official currency of the European union and its member countries. Other European Currencies include the Swiss Franc and the British pound. Exchange rates vary by currency and economic seasonality.

Time Difference

Austria is GMT + 1

Europe spans three time zones:

  • Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) which is 5 hours ahead of Eastern standard Time.
  • Central Standard Time which is 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time.
  • Eastern European Time which is 7 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time.

Local Videos

Venus of Willendorf | c. 28,000-25,000 BCE
The Vienna Savings Bank (1998)
Vienna Wiener Schnitzel

Entry Requirements

  • A passport is required when traveling outside of your country. If any passenger carries anything other than a Passport supplied by your home country, please contact the Consulate of the country(s) you are visiting to verify document requirements. If you do not have appropriate documentation, you will be denied entry. Passports must be valid for at least 6 months beyond your return trip for international travel.