europe Driving and parking is not difficult. Off-street parking is more advisable than on-street parking since strict laws apply for on-street parking. Parking on street is limited in most Austrian cities.

Parking in Austria

Chargeable parking applies on weekdays between 09.00-18.00/22.00 hours and usually free on Saturday and Sunday. Parking durations are often limited to two hours, parking rates are low, except in Vienna.

Parking regulations in Austra

Parking is only permitted on the right of the street.
Parking is not permitted in front of yellow or red road lines.
Parking is not permitted within 3 metres of a fire hydrant.
Parking is not allowed on a white line at a bus stop.
Please obey the regulations since the fines are very high.

Parking for disabled drivers The European Blue Card is valid in Austria. With this card you may park on parking spaces reserved for card holders only, but not if the space is marked with someone's name or a licence plate number.
In most areas you may park free-of-charge and without time limit on a road where payment is required. You may exceed the time limit on a road where parking is free but restricted by time.
Do not park on a road where stopping and parking are prohibited.