Practical tips for Vienna-travelers
There is a very good transportation-service with Strassenbahn (tramway), autobus, U-Bahn (subway/metro), Schnellbahn (local train). You can get tickets specially for tourists. For buying tickets in train/bus You need coins (and pay more than when buying in advance sale), so better You ask in the hotel. There also are ticket-machines, but handling is not easy and the more the tariffsystem offers many special advantages and therefor it is complex. By the way, You can buy tickets also in "Tabak-Trafik", special shops for papers and cigaretts.