Vienna is a paradise for skaters. The Prater Hauptallee and Danube Island are free of traffic and offer miles of uninterrupted skating.
Friday Night Skating
Right through the city on inline skates, where cars normally drive: that's only possible during Friday Night Skating. The roads are specially blocked off and a different route is organized every week. The event is held every Friday from May to the end of September in good weather, meeting point at 8.00 pm on Heldenplatz (1st district), participation is free of charge. Cyclists are also welcome. All events
HeldenplatzHeldenplatz, 1010 Wien
Bicycle and Skate Rental Copa CagranaReichsbrücke/Donauinsel/Am Damm 1, 1220 Wien
- May to August daily, 09:00 - 21:00
- April, September daily, 09:00 - 20:00
- March, October daily, 09:00 - 18:00
Danube IslandDonauinsel, 1220 Wien
Green Prater between Praterstern and WinterhafenPrater, 1020 Wien
Parking spaces for people with disabilities
at Riesenrad (Giant Ferris Wheel) and Schweizerhaus (1.-Mai-Strasse)
- Parking spaces for people with disabilities
- Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
Wheelchair-accessible restrooms: Messegelände / Parkplatz, 1.-Mai-Strasse (in the middle), Calafattiplatz.
- Car parks Main entrance