Wien-Umgebung District

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Bezirk Wien-Umgebung
Karte Aut Noe WU.png
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
Number of municipalities 21
 • Total 484.5 km2 (187.1 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 101,998
 • Density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
NUTS code AT126, AT127
Austrian Airlines headquarters

Bezirk Wien-Umgebung is a district of the state of Lower Austria in Austria. The district comprises four non-contiguous districts on the outer fringes of Vienna: these are Klosterneuburg and Gerasdorf to the north of the city, Schwechat to its south-east and Purkersdorf on Vienna's western side.

Vienna International Airport, the headquarters of Austrian Airlines, and the headquarters of Niki are in the city of Schwechat, in the district.[1][2][3]


Suburbs, hamlets and other subdivisions of a municipality are indicated in small characters.


  1. ^ "Offices in Austria." Austrian Airlines. Retrieved on 26 May 2009.
  2. ^ "About Us Contact." Niki. Retrieved on 2 September 2009.
  3. ^ "Information about the city plan." City of Schwechat. Retrieved on 5 September 2009.

Coordinates: 48°18′N 16°19′E / 48.300°N 16.317°E / 48.300; 16.317