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Regular cruises by hydrofoil express boats
Regular cruises by hydrofoil express boats including crossing of the lock chambers in Freudenau gives you an opportunity to enjoy the view of the Danube´s nature beauty and country side between capital cities of Slovakia and Austria.
The company LOD has been connecting Bratislava and Vienna, two capitals only 61 km apart, since 1964.
Vienna – Bratislava by „rocket“ (hydrofoil)
Another option of travelling to Bratislava was introduced yesterday in addition to road routes through Hainburg. Viennese residents can now travel for almost 65 minutes by "rocket" - that is the name of the Czechoslovak hydrofoil boat recently put into operation - travel for almost 65 minutes on the Danube to Bratislava three times a week.
Return trip costs 91 Schilling. Stylish boat with modern décor can transport about 60 passengers on inland waterway through the Iron Curtain. The first cruise took place yesterday.
Kronen Zeitung on July 2, 1964