Recommendation for followers travelling to Austria for West Ham United’s match with SK Fast Wien on 25 November 2021.
Date: Thursday 25 November 2021
Venue: Allianz Stadion (Weststadion), Vienna
Kick-off time: 6.45pm (native time)
In addition to this recommendation, try our travel advice for Austria.
Passports and visas
You don’t want a visa to journey to Austria, however your passport must be legitimate for no less than 6 months after entry.
Bear in mind your European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) but additionally take out journey insurance coverage, even for those who’re solely going for one night time. It may prevent some huge cash for those who get into difficulties.
In the event you lose your passport, you’ll must get an Emergency Travel Document from the British Embassy in Vienna.
Getting from the airport
It takes roughly 20 minutes to get from the airport to metropolis centre of Vienna (Austria’s capital). There may be a wide range of taxi choices accessible in Austria together with personal rent, app-based and metered cabs.
If taking a metered cab make sure the taxi meter is switched on.
Verify that the taxi has working seatbelts.
You will get to the town centre or different components of Vienna comfortably by the prepare/underground straight from the airport.
The most affordable choice is the S7 prepare (‘Schnellbahn’) departing each :19 and :49 minute of each hour from the Vienna Airport prepare station.
Attending to the stadium
Please use inexperienced line “U4” and go to “Ober St.Veit” or “Hütteldorf” station. It’s then roughly quarter-hour stroll distance from each stops.
Please use tram line “49” to stations “Baumgarten” or “Deutschordenstraße”. From right here it’s then an approx. 6 minutes stroll distance.
Please go to “Wien Hütteldorf” station. It’s then an roughly 6 minute stroll.
Tackle of the stadium: Gerhard-Hanappi-Platz 1, Hütteldorf, A-1140 Wien
On the match
The place followers ought to enter the stadium
West Ham supporters might be seated in sectors 5, 6 and seven (entrance north – visiting followers) – see the stadium plan. There gained’t be particular leaving procedures as the identical gates might be used to depart the stadium.
Entry to the stadium may be sluggish. Please use the assigned gates to enter the stadium. Count on to be searched no less than twice. To keep away from final minute delays get to the stadium early.
Solely totally vaccinated or recovered folks (within the final six months) can enter the stadium. You won’t be able to take a COVID-19 check on web site. The NHS issued digital COVID-19 vaccination certificates/affirmation might be accepted as proof of vaccination. It should present your identify, date of delivery and date of vaccination on it.
Along with gadgets that will normally be prohibited within the UK, you’ll not be allowed to take the next gadgets into the stadium: flares, fireworks, alcohol, cans, glass, plastic bottles or containers, cash, lighters or umbrellas. In the event you do carry any of these things with you, they are going to be confiscated by the Austrian authorities.
Alcohol and Smoking
Alcoholic drinks may be bought within the stadium, however not introduced in from exterior. Smoking gained’t be allowed.