Airport ID Card

Due to EU regulations concerning aviation security, Flughafen Wien AG (=VIE) is required to secure the airport premises. Access to the landside and airside areas is therefore permitted for authorised persons only.

Who needs an airport ID card

See the explainer video.

You can apply for an airport ID card in the so called “ID card and authorization management system” (=Ausweisberechtigungs- und -verwaltungssystem = ABV)

How do you apply for an airport ID card

See the explainer video.

 

HOW TO OBTAIN A PERMANENT AIRPORT IDENTITY CARD

Your company is located at the Vienna Airport or is commissioned by a company located at the Vienna Airport to carry out activities.

  1. You can apply for an airport ID card digitally in the ABV system

  2. The contractor in the ABV system will place a new order for you

  3. You will receive a link and your log in data via email to the ABV system

  4. The airport ID card office initiates a background check (duration: 28 days)

  5. After 28 days the airport ID card receiver have to take part at the security awareness training. The training takes place Monday – Thursday (on work days) at 8:30 and 13:00.

Step by step instructions

You can find a detailed step-by-step-instruction for the ABV system within the following video tutorials:

How to place a new order in the ABV system

Instruction for employees of Vienna Airport

How to apply for a single person in the ABV system

Instruction for external companies / contractors

How to book a spot at the security awareness training

Instruction for everybody, who has to take part at the training

How to administrate persons, vehicles and subcontractors in the ABV system

Detailed instruction for external companies / contractors

Areas

Public Areas

  • BW – Office and workshop premises   

Restricted areas

  • TR – Transit

Secure area

  • TG – Transit gate

  • FR – Air Cargo Center

  • VO – Apron

  • GZ – Baggage Handling Center

  • LFZ – Aircraft

  • FB – Flight Base