billion euros in income
In 2021, the income from foreign visitors to Austria, including income from passenger transport, was more than EUR 8.7 billion.
million overnight stays in 5-/4-star hotels
The most overnight stays are posted by 5-/4-star hotels; in 2021, the figure was 27,28 million.
In Austria, more than 250 cableway companies operate more than 1,100 facilities, from chair lifts to gondola lifts.
More than 26,500 people were employed in Austria in the areas of transport, travel agents and tour operators alone in 2020; in tourism, the figure was a total of approx. 170,500.
Facts and Figures - Tourism know-how & Infrastructure
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|Tourism courses at universities||approx. 6|
|Tourism courses at universities of applied sciences||approx. 40|
|Private university in the tourism sector||1|
|Apprentices in tourism professions in the dual training system||approx. 7.000|
|Key figures on the infrastructure in the area of cableways / mountain railways – Winter 2021/2022|
|Drag lift companies||550|
|Drag lifts||approx. 1,530|
|Skiable area||23,700 ha|
| Investments (safety/quality of the facilities, |
production of snow on the ski slopes etc.)
|approx. EUR 384 million|
Last update : 23.01.2023