Information on Vienna
Banks and Credit Cards
General bank opening hours:
Many branches have extended opening hours of 09:00-18:00 Monday to Friday or 24-hour foyers.
EC cards as well as major credit cards are widely accepted in Austria.
Austria uses Central European Time (CET), which is GMT plus 1 hour (summer time – between March and October – is GMT plus 2 hours).
220 volt AC. Plugs and sockets conform to the European norm.
It is advisable, however, to bring an adapter with you.
Smoking is prohibited in indoor public areas.
Important Telephone Numbers
European emergency number 112
Emergency doctor 141
Pharmacy emergency and night service 1455
www.nachtapotheke.wien (German only)
Search for emergency dentists at www.zahnaerztekammer.at.
ÖAMTC breakdown assistance 120
ARBÖ breakdown assistance 123
Telephone directory enquiries for Austria, the EU and neighbouring countries 11 88 77
Telephone directory enquiries for the rest of the world 0900 11 88 77
Dialling Codes in Austria
Foreign Representations in Austria