Schwechat near Vienna
The city with Austria's largest crude oil refinery and Austria's largest airport
Schwechat lies roughly nine kilometres from the Hotel Das Himberg, and is known for its Schwechater beer, the OMV crude oil refinery, and Vienna's international airport, which lies in the south-east part of Schwechat.
The city of Schwechat lies to the south-east of Vienna International Airport Schwechat.
Schwechat's brewing history
Beer has been brewed in Schwechat for more than 350 years. Those who wish to have a look inside the Schwechat brewery can join a guided brewery tour.
Austria's energy comes from Schwechat near Vienna
The OMV-run refinery in Schwechat near Vienna is one of the largest and most complex inland refineries in Europe. Half of Austria's mineral oil product supply is met by this refinery.