Grand Prix Austria - €500,000 Gtd

Just a few months after our last major event here, partypoker is already heading back to Austria to give you another shot at a massive €500,000 gtd! The Grand Prix Austria will be held from 24th September – 9th October online and in casinos across Austria, with the final being held at Montesino Casino on 9th October. Buy in for just €115 or qualify from as little as $1.10!

Grand Prix Austria Quarter Finals
Buy-in: $1.10 (Turbo)
Daily @ 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm & 9pm CEST
Grand Prix Austria Semi-Finals
Buy-in: $5.50 (Turbo)
Daily @ 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, 8pm & 10pm CEST
Grand Prix Austria Satellite
Buy-in: $27.50
Daily @ 3pm, 5pm & 11pm CEST
2 x €115 seats GTD
Daily @ 7pm & 9pm CEST
5 x €115 seats GTD

Win a $10,000 Caribbean Poker Party package!

How would you like to soak up the sun in Punta Cana and take a shot at $5,000,000 gtd? Be among the first 100 players to progress via an Online Day 1 and you’ll win a Golden Chip. Make the Grand Prix Austria final table with your Golden Chip to win a $10,000 package to the Caribbean Poker Party including cash towards flights, accommodation, transfers and entry to the main event worth $5,300!

To find out more click here.


Satellites to Day 1s are running daily on partypoker with buy-ins starting at just $1.10.

Online Day 1s will be held daily from 24th September – 1st October. Live Day 1s will take place at selected venues in Austria from 23rd September – 8th October. We will also be holding Live Day 1s in three international venues: Nova Gorica (Slovenia), Malta and Banja Luka (Bosnia).

Two Live Day 2 events will be held on 8th October—one at Montesino Casino, one at CCC Simmering—following on from an Online Day 2 on 1st October.

The final will take place on 9th October at Montesino Casino.

Online Day 1: 24th Sep – 1st Oct – €115
Live Day 1: 29th Sep – 8th Oct – €115
Online Day 2: 1st October – €115
Live Day 2: 8th October – €115
Live Final Day: 9th October

For a full schedule click here.


Qualify or buy in directly at or buy into a Day 1 at selected venues in Austria, then play the Final live at Montesino Casino.

Day 1, Day 2 and Final Day venue:

30th Sep – 9th Oct

Montesino Casino
Guglgasse 111110 Wien
Tel: +43 1 9904729

Age requirements: 18+ years

Dress code: Casual

Other live venues

Casino Address
CCC Salzburg Fürbergstraße 47 5020 Salzburg
CCC Bregenz Quellenstraße 49 6900 Bregenz
CCC Innsbruck Grabenweg 72 6020 Innsbruck
CCC Linz Untere Donaulände 9 4020 Linz
Alpha Casino Triesterstr. 391 8055 Graz
CCC Kufstein Andreas-Hofer-Straße 2 6300 Kufstein
CCC Wien-Simmering Karl Gunsam Gasse 1 1110 Wien
CCC Klagenfurt Waagplatz 7 9020 Klagenfurt
CCC Wien-Lugner City Moeringgasse 20/2. Stk. 1150 Wien

Off the felt

Players’ Party

Make it a Saturday night to remember at our Players’ Party from 20:00 – 23:00 on 7th October where partypoker players can enjoy soft drinks, beer and wine as they mingle with out Team partypoker pros. The party will be hosted at Bowling Universum underneath the Montesino.

Getting there

Situated on the outskirts of Vienna, only a 15 minute drive from the centre, Montesino Casino is easily accessible by either rail or car.

Montesino Casino is a 20 minute drive from Vienna International Airport which offers direct flights from major cities including London, Barcelona, Brussels, Munich, Moscow, Zurich and Prague.

For more information click here.

Visa Information

Players are responsible for ensuring they are eligible to travel to partypoker events before attempting to qualify for or enter a tournament. This includes attaining all documentation such as passports and visas.

Most EU and UK countries will not require a visa, but to check if you require a visa for your visit to Austria click here.

Where to stay

Montesino is conveniently located in Vienna with lots of top attractions and restaurants nearby. Montesino has special rates at a selection of hotels in the area which can be found here.

To use the special rates for any of these hotels, please mention Montesino rates when booking.

Our favorites are:

Roomz Vienna – just a two minute walk from the casino
Ibis Budget Wien Sankt Marx – less than a 10 minute walk from the casino
Vienna Sporthotel – 15 minute walk from the casino
Austria Trend Hotel Doppio – 20 minute walk or 10 minute drive from the casino
Simm's Hotel

There are also a number of well-known hotels such as Hilton Vienna and Le Meridien based in Vienna city centre which is a 15 minute drive to the casino.

Cash games

Montesino offers a variety of cash games 24 hours a day to suit all buy-in levels.