Contact & Activities

Participating city

Wien ()
1.900.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Kathrin Ivancsits
Große Sperlgasse 4
1020 Wien

Participation 2017

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Other: Getreidemarkt
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
  • Other: Guidance system for pedestrians
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Other: Grätzlrad