Your Flying Future

FEES AND FINANCING

You have surely asked yourself what the pilot training at Austrian Airlines costs and how you can finance it? Training to turn your dream job into reality is an investment in your own future. Through an attractive deferment plan and several funding opportunities, it is a dream you can more easily afford.

Austrian Airlines Supports You

FINANCIALLY ON YOUR SIDE

Austrian Airlines is prepared to take on a majority of the cost of training. Trainees need only make a certain co-payment. This co-payment can be financed via a deferment model.

 

Should you meet the training requirements of Austrian Airlines the training fee covered by you is €40,000 for the ATPL/MPL program. This means our offering is highly competitive internationally.

ATPL/MPL Program

COST OF PILOT TRAINING AT AUSTRIAN AIRLINES

Fee covered by trainee

€40,000 (applicable for all courses starting until the end of 2019, paid in installments over 10 years)

Financing

Pre-financing available through the deferment model of Austrian Airlines

Repayment Once You Begin Your Career

THE DEFERMENT PLAN

Under Austrian Airlines’ deferment model, you do not need to pay the fees when you begin training, but rather pay once you successfully graduate and join the airline – where it will be deducted from your monthly wages in installments.

 

Employment and Repayment

If you receive a position at Austrian Airlines once you have successfully completed your training, you begin paying the fee in installments, which are deducted from your monthly wages.

 

Just in Case

Should you not receive a position within five years after graduation, other arrangements for repaying the fee can be made.

Q&A

DO YOU STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

How long does pilot training take? How much does it cost? Do I need to be especially athletic? Here, you’ll find all the answers you are looking for on pilot training.

How old do I need to be when starting pilot training?

You need to be at least 18 years old when beginning the training. Please note that you can already submit your application for our MPL program when you are 17 years of age; for our ATPL program, you need to be 18 years old to apply.

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What nationalities are admitted?

You need a permanent EU & CH residence with a work permit and an unrestricted passport to be able to apply.

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Is professional experience required?

No professional experience is required.

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NoteThe information on this page is for informational purposes only and not legally binding. The provisions of the respective training contracts apply.