Cheap bus tickets from Berlin to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Jan 26

Cheapest

$36

Average

$41

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Berlin to Vienna will cost around $ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

Cheapest
11:30AMBerlin, ZOB10h00 09:30PMWien, Stadion Center
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$361One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:00AMBerlin, ZOB9h25 04:25PMVienna
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$381One-way
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01:00PMBerlin, ZOB9h05 10:05PMVienna
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$381One-way
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07:20AMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz9h05 04:25PMVienna
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$381One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:20PMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz8h45 10:05PMVienna
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$381One-way

Bus schedule from Berlin to Vienna

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07:00AMBerlin, ZOB9h25 04:25PMVienna
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07:20AMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz9h05 04:25PMVienna
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11:30AMBerlin, ZOB10h00 09:30PMWien, Stadion Center
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11:40AMBerlin10h25 10:05PMVienna
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01:00PMBerlin, ZOB9h05 10:05PMVienna
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01:20PMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz8h45 10:05PMVienna
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Wed
Jan 26
$54Deutsche Bahn
$36ArdaTur
$126Eurowings
Thu
Jan 27
$45Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$162Eurowings
Fri
Jan 28
$48Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$138Eurowings
Sat
Jan 29
$45Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$373Austrian Airlines
Sun
Jan 30
$45Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$126easyJet
Mon
Jan 31
$45Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$316Austrian Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
$60ÖBB | Nightjet
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Wed
Feb 2
$45Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$162Eurowings
Thu
Feb 3
$69ÖBB | Railjet
$29Flixbus
$46easyJet
Fri
Feb 4
$69ÖBB | Railjet
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Feb 5
$69ÖBB | Railjet
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Feb 6
$69ÖBB | Railjet
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Mon
Feb 7
$69ÖBB | Railjet
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Tue
Feb 8
$45Deutsche Bahn
$39Union Ivkoni International
$138Eurowings
Wed
Feb 9
$45Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$126Eurowings
Thu
Feb 10
$45Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$80easyJet
Fri
Feb 11
$45Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$76easyJet
Sat
Feb 12
$45Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$220Austrian Airlines
Sun
Feb 13
$45Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$58easyJet
Mon
Feb 14
$45Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$60easyJet

Bus times from Berlin to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Jan 26

Fastest Journey

8 h 45 m

Average

9 h 27 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

524 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Berlin for Vienna every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 524 km distance in an average of 9 h 27 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 10 h 25 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
01:20PMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz8h45 10:05PMVienna
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$381One-way
2nd Fastest
01:00PMBerlin, ZOB9h05 10:05PMVienna
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$381One-way
2nd Fastest
07:20AMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz9h05 04:25PMVienna
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$381One-way
07:00AMBerlin, ZOB9h25 04:25PMVienna
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$381One-way
11:30AMBerlin, ZOB10h00 09:30PMWien, Stadion Center
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$361One-way

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Overview: Bus from Berlin to Vienna

distanceDistance324 miles (523 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$33 (€27)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Arda Tur or Eurolines France

Buses from Berlin to Vienna cover the 324 miles (523 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Arda Tur or Eurolines France. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $29 (€24), but the average price of bus tickets is $33 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

Bus companies: Student Agency and FlixBus from Berlin to Vienna

For as little as $29 (€24) you can travel by bus from Berlin to Vienna with Student Agency and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

FlixBus
Student Agency

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $29

When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets from Berlin to Vienna, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Berlin to Vienna

Buses from Berlin to Vienna are offered by numerous providers, including FlixBus and Hellö. Buses are very regular, with buses leaving approximately every times throughout the day from around 6:00 a.m. up until about 11:30 p.m. Journey times vary according to the bus company and departure time, taking between 8½ and 10 hours direct. Some buses require a change at Leipzig, which takes the average journey time up to roughly 13 hours.

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Walking Around in Vienna

Taking a leisurely walk in a beautiful spot is so relaxing, and Vienna city is a perfect place to explore on foot. You can start the city walk at Kaertnerstrasse. This is a beautiful area that is well worth strolling through and enjoy the atmosphere. There are plenty of places to shop in this historic area. The street dates back to the 13th century. You will also find several museums not too far from Kaertnerstrasse. The Austrian Theater Museum has been around since the late 17th century. Beethoven is known to have performed in this theater, and it is now known as the Beethoven and Stifter museum. It has more than one million exhibits. From here, you can head to Donaupark, where you can find the magnificent Danube Tower, which is 800 feet tall. In Donaupark, you will also find two revolving restaurants which provide fantastic views of the city. More strolling can be enjoyed at the smaller Herderpark in Vienna's 11th district. This park features a garden of rose and lilac plants, as well as a wide arbor fruit trees.

Coffee Shops in Vienna

While most people associate Vienna with its historical landmarks, when you visit this great city the multitude of coffee shops will amaze you. There is a thriving coffee scene that manifests itself on the streets of Vienna. Although traditional coffee roasters such as Café Frauenhuber exist, third-wave innovative coffee newcomers are joining the party. Contemporary Viennese coffee houses such as the Balthasar, Kaffeefabbrik, Waldemar, Café Espresso, and the Sussmund Kaffeebar spot sophisticated interiors on top of the artisanal coffee they offer. These coffee houses are known for their 'sit-down' policy. Once you make a purchase, you are welcome to take as much time as you wish in the coffee house. A favorite among locals and visitors is Café Frauenhuber. It offers a fantastic vintage Viennese atmosphere. In case the great atmosphere doesn't cheer you up, then the delicious 'Wiener Melange' surely will. With an architecture portraying romantic historicism, Café Central is a must-visit coffee house. Enjoy their coffee with homemade cakes, pastries, and also ambient piano music in the background. Located in the backstreet of the tourist-filled Hietzing, Waldemar exudes a modern touch. Neon lights litter the interior light and their coffee served with whipped cream leaves lasting memories.

Eating in Vienna

Vienna is one of Europe's leading food and wine capitals. The city's flourishing food scene features hearty traditional Austrian dishes, the most beloved being the schnitzel. Traditional Austrian eateries have long embraced international delicacies, such as sausages and cake, by making them part of their cuisine. These eateries include Figlmuller restaurant which is known for its extensive schnitzel menu, Sacher hotel famed for having the most delicious Sachertorte, Puerstner and café Mozart for their scrumptious goulash, Café Aida known for its mouthwatering apple strudel, Restaurant and Bar Motto for its tasty tafelspitz, and the Schick hotel known for its plum jam turnovers. A rising trend of modern restaurants in Vienna has paved the way for more versatile food menus, bringing a whole new wave of culinary tourism to the city. Such restaurants include Neni which serves the best Middle Eastern food in Vienna, the Palmenhaus celebrated for its Mediterranean menu and extensive wine list, O Boufes known for savory dishes, and Ulrich known to be the best brunch spot in the city. Tian Bistro and Erich serve some of Vienna's finest vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free food. The most popular Austrian street food is the Wiener Wurstel (Viennese sausages) made from pork or beef and served with fresh vegetables or the Austrian potato salad.

Best Time to Visit Vienna

Known for its rich artistic and intellectual heritage, Vienna is never short of activities and events for travelers. The city has countless concert halls and museums that hold the works of renowned residents such as Mozart and Egon Schiele, making it worth a visit regardless of the time of year. Summer (June to August) is the most popular season, as thousands make their way to Vienna to indulge in sightseeing as they soak in some sun. This season is graced by popular summer events, including the Danube Island Festival, the Vienna Festival, and the colorful Rainbow Parade. Travelers on a budget will find chilly Springtime (April to May) in Vienna an ideal season to visit. This shoulder season offers hustle-free access to the Sound Frame Festival and attractions such as the gothic St. Stephan's Cathedral. Despite the low temperatures, Fall (September to October) in Vienna is exciting as the city holds the Vienna Fashion Week and the Vienna Film Festival during this time. The cold winter (November to March) season draws thousands of local and international travelers to Vienna to enjoy breathtaking views at the Vienna Christmas Market, Vienna Ball Season and the New Year's Day Concert as the snow-blanketed city shines with millions of beautiful Christmas lights.

Travel Tips: Bus to Vienna from Berlin

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by bus from Berlin, Germany to Vienna, Austria?

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Vienna, Austria by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Vienna from Berlin as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Vienna, Austria to Berlin, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Vienna to Berlin is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Austria?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Vienna?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/23/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Berlin from Vienna here.

How much does a cheap bus to Vienna from Berlin cost?

Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Vienna from Berlin for as low as $29 (€24)  for the next 7 days.

How much is a bus ticket from Berlin to Vienna?

If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Berlin to Vienna bus to cost on average $33 (€27)  one way.

How far is Berlin to Vienna by bus?

The distance to Vienna from Berlin by bus is approximately 324 miles (523 km).

What is the Berlin to Vienna bus travel time?

On average the Berlin to Vienna bus time is 8 h 45 min  covering the 324 miles (523 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by bus from Berlin to Vienna, which bus station in Berlin do I depart from and which bus station in Vienna do I arrive in?

When taking a bus from Berlin, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, ZOB and Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz. When you arrive in Vienna, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Berlin Hbf   to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

Where is the bus station in Berlin to go to Vienna? Where is the bus station in Vienna located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Berlin Hbf and travel around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and need to travel approximately 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the bus station to the city center in Vienna.

What bus providers go from Berlin to Vienna?

For the best Berlin to Vienna bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Arda Tur or Eurolines France. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services from Berlin to Vienna to compare what amenities they may offer.

Can I find a direct bus from Berlin to Vienna?

Yes, you can look for direct buses from Berlin to Vienna with Flixbus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.

When is the earliest bus from Berlin to Vienna? When is the last bus from Berlin to Vienna?

The earliest bus for this trip departs from Berlin at 6: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Berlin at 8: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Berlin to Vienna and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets between Berlin and Vienna for the best deals?

If you book a bus ticket from Berlin to Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $33 (€27) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Berlin to Vienna are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.