How close is the Schoenbrun palace ... We get in and quickly need to head to the palace for an event
Sorry I've only just seen this. The palace is a way out of town so if you stay near the palace you will be away from everywhere else. You can catch the metro and it will take about 30 minutes door to door I would say.
Take the METRO from Schwedenplatz, close to the hotel. Get out at the correct station (don't remember which) just follow the crowd. From that METRO station about 15 mins walk to Schoenbrunn...
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