School holidays

What

School holidays depend on the federal state.

  • Winter holidays: one week in February. Exact days depend on Federal State.
  • 19th March: Patron Saint in Carinthia, Styria, Tirol and Vorarlberg
  • Easter holidays: different each year according to lunar calendar
  • 1st May: National holiday
  • 4th of May: Patron Saint in Upper Austria.
  • Ascension of Christ: different each year according to lunar calendar
  • Pentecost holidays: different each year according to lunar calendar
  • Corpus Christi: different each year according to lunar calendar
  • Summer holidays: they generally start the first week of July till the first week of September. Exact days depend on Federal State.
  • 10th October: National referendum in Carinthia.
  • 24th September: Patron Saint Salzburg
  • 26th October: National holidays
  • 1st and 2nd November: All Hollows Days Holidays
  • 11th November: Patron Saint in Burgenland
  • 15th November: Patron Saint in Lower Austria and Vienna.
  • 8th December: Immaculate Conception
  • Christmas holidays. Between 24th of December and 6th of January  

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