Visualisation of the station Wien Aspern Nord on the railway track between Vienna and Marchegg

Upgrade Vienna–Bratislava

A fast and safe train service between two EU capitals: That’s what the upgrade of the railway line between Vienna and Bratislava will create by 2023. As part of the Western Line, this project will strengthen the Trans-European Network.

Informácie v slovenskom jazyku

Shorter journey times and higher frequencies for commuters: These are the benefits offered by the upgrade of the railway line between Vienna and Bratislava. The railway stations and stops along the route will have an accessible and customer-friendly design. As a passenger, you will also benefit from the connection to Vienna’s metro system.

Infrastructure for the Central European Region

The “Twin City Rail” project connects two capital cities in the heart of Europe. As part of the new Western Line, it also strengthens the cross-border Rhine-Danube Corridor. This infrastructural upgrade will simplify the transport of freight and help to develop new economic regions in the east of the EU.

Your benefits

    • Shorter long-distance journey times
    • Nine contemporary railway stations and stops
    • Connection to Vienna's metro system
Co-financed by the European Union Connecting Europe Facility