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$546Austrian Airlines
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$50Deutsche Bahn
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$50Deutsche Bahn
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$95easyJet
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$37Deutsche Bahn
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Bus Information from Berlin to Vienna

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

Buses from Berlin to Vienna cover the 324 miles (523 km) long trip 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. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $33 (€27), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $29 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

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Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Berlin and Vienna.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy bus from Berlin to Vienna, check Omio for FlixBus buses offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to take for this 324 miles (523 km) journey from Berlin to Vienna, Omio makes it easier than ever to find FlixBus buses at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book bus tickets online. Check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Berlin to Vienna as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your FlixBus bus on Omio. If you search for buses between Berlin and Vienna in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for FlixBus buses between Berlin and Vienna starting at $32 (€26), buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus between Berlin and Vienna:

  • 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.

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Buses from Berlin to Vienna
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FAQs
Is travel by bus currently allowed from Berlin, Germany to Vienna, Austria?

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

What is the status of international entry into Austria from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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

When traveling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/15/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Berlin and Vienna before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Vienna, Austria?

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
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 9/16/21. 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 are cheap buses from Berlin to Vienna?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Berlin to Vienna buses for as little as $29 (€23)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the bus to Vienna from Berlin on average?
The Berlin to Vienna bus ticket price is on average $33 (€27)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Berlin to Vienna by bus?
The distance to Vienna from Berlin by bus is approximately 324 miles (523 km).
How many hours is the bus time between Berlin and Vienna?
On average the Berlin to Vienna bus travel time is 8 h 45 min  for the 324 miles (523 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Berlin to Vienna depart from? Which Vienna bus station do I come into from Berlin?

When taking the bus from Berlin to Vienna, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, ZOB and Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz. Your route can end in bus stations such as Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

Where is the departure bus station in Berlin located? Where is the arrival bus station in Vienna located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), located 2 mile (s) / 3 km away from the city center.

What bus providers offer a service between Berlin and Vienna?
Take the Berlin to Vienna bus with Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Arda Tur or Eurolines France. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the trip from Berlin to Vienna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Is there a direct bus from Berlin to Vienna?
Yes, you can find a direct bus from Berlin to Vienna with Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, ArdaTur or Arda Tur  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When can I take the first bus from Berlin to Vienna? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The earliest bus departing from Berlin to Vienna leaves at 7: 00 AM. The last bus departing from Berlin to Vienna leaves at 9: 59 PM. You can find the latest Berlin to Vienna bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets from Berlin to Vienna for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase bus tickets between Berlin and Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $33 (€27) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from Berlin to Vienna a few months in advance.
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Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
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