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Twin City Liner

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Fast and comfortable

My wife and I had thought about going to Bratislava by train, but decided to go there by boat. The... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
Toronto, Canada
Fast, scenic and easy way to get from the Vienna Swedenplatz to Bratislava old town.

There are cheaper and slightly faster ways to get from the centre of Vienna to the Historic centre... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
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The Twin City Liner links Vienna and Bratislava, center to center. From Schwedenplatz in Vienna to Bratislava´s Old Town. The Twin City Liner is a high-speed catamaran which speeds up to 70 km/h. It also provides a high level of comfort. The...more
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

My wife and I had thought about going to Bratislava by train, but decided to go there by boat. The hotel we stayed at was just couple blocks away from the ferry terminal. This ferry was fast and comfortable. Yes, it was a bit pricey,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank griffiny2016
Reviewed 23 October 2018

There are cheaper and slightly faster ways to get from the centre of Vienna to the Historic centre of Bratislava, but this one has STYLE folks, and for children or those retaining any sense of wonder, it is a proper adventure. Two powerful waterjet engines...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TimothyG707
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We took a day trip from Vienna to Old City Bratislava via round trip Twin City Liner, rather than train, because our hotel was just a couple of blocks from the Vienna dock and Old City Bratislava is just a few blocks from the Bratislava...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lin0515
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Very scenic, sit back relax, comfortable chairs. Compared to train and bus ,it is slightly expensive but definitely worth it.It has a small café serving refreshments.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RemiNik
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

There we were, my senior citizens parents and I with a last minute wish for a boat ride from Bratislava to Vienna. Adriana to the rescue! We invested in this journey because of the scenery and experience but I highly recommend it because of staff...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We bought 2 tickets to board the ferry from Vienna to Bratislava (70€ for 2 people and that was the cheapest tickets!!) and it was the worst choice. The ferry was late by more than half an hour and we arrived late by an hour!!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shahaf B
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Best way to travel from Vienna to Bratislava, very scenic. well organized and save way to travel. Will use them again

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Francois O
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Got the boat to Vienna, booked in advance and was able to reserve front row seats. Well with it as you get the best views as you sail along. It was a hot sunny day so going out into the deck was fine. Took around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JohnK269
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We did a day trip to Vienna from Bratislava. My complaint would be the waiting dock to board was crowded and offered no seats for elderly persons. Also, the boat was 30 mins late. If you are pressed for time, don't take boat. The return...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KSL13
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We are a family that has booked tickets from Vienna to Bratislava. When we arrive at the ship, they inform us that they have canceled it !!!! The excuse is that the boat does not work and the reality is that at that time they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Agustin B
FloraTour-Incoming, Manažér pre styk s verejnosťou at Twin City Liner, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Mr. Augustin, can you please inform us, who gave you the information that the boat wasn´t operating because "they had not sold enough tickets"? There are 2 Twin CIty Liner boats and from last week until today, just one was operating since the other...More

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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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17 January 2018|
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Response from FloraTour-Incoming | Property representative |
Hi =) The 50% discount is for everybody, not only the EU citizens. Regarding the first class seats, they are really great, because you are sitting in the first 4 rows of the boat and since the boat has a panorama view, if... More
Brian F
4 January 2018|
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Response from JOC834 | Reviewed this property |
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21 June 2017|
Response from 305wolfgangm | Reviewed this property |
Hi John, i am pretty sure you have missed/overlooked something e.g. the selection of Seats or whatsoever. Please try again or send me the German Version an i try to help you, John. do not hesitate to Contact me again
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