Austrian Airlines to launch nonstop Boston/Vienna flight service

Lufthansa Group has announced Austrian Airlines will begin nonstop flight service between Boston and Vienna, beginning in March 2020, the company said.

Austria´s home carrier will fly a Boeing 767-300ER equipped with 211 seats on this new route. Initially, Austrian will operate four weekly flights between the New England metropolis and Vienna hub, increasing to six frequencies per week as of mid-April.

With Austrian´s new gateway in Boston, Lufthansa Group´s main hub airlines, which includes Lufthansa and SWISS, are fully represented in this region. Furthermore, the new service links Boston´s many academic institutions, theater & arts communities and various hi-tech industries with Vienna (Austrian´s home market), as well as offers key connections throughout Central Europe, the Middle East and Asia.