Cheap bus tickets from Munich to Vienna

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Cheapest

$43

Average

$43

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 Munich to Vienna will cost around $ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 43.

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10:30PMMunich5h55 04:25AMVienna
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$431One-way

Bus schedule from Munich to Vienna

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Jan 21
$48ÖBB | Nightjet
$36Flixbus
$373Croatia Airlines
Sat
Jan 22
$32ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$37Union Ivkoni International
$532Austrian Airlines
Sun
Jan 23
$32ÖBB
$37Union Ivkoni International
$532Lufthansa Cityline
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Jan 24
$32ÖBB
$30Flixbus
$373Croatia Airlines
Tue
Jan 25
$32ÖBB
$30Union Ivkoni International
$461Lufthansa Cityline
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Jan 26
$36ÖBB | Nightjet
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$373Croatia Airlines
Thu
Jan 27
$32ÖBB
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$318Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Jan 28
$32ÖBB
$36Flixbus
$318Austrian Airlines
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Jan 29
$32ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
$18Flixbus
$245Austrian Airlines
Sun
Jan 30
$32ÖBB
$36Union Ivkoni International
$245Air Dolomiti
Mon
Jan 31
$32ÖBB
$24Flixbus
$245Air Dolomiti
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Feb 1
$32ÖBB
$30Union Ivkoni International
$245Austrian Airlines
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$32ÖBB
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$245Lufthansa Cityline
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Feb 3
$32ÖBB
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$245Austrian Airlines
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Feb 4
$32ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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$245Austrian Airlines
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Feb 5
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$32ÖBB
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$246Austrian Airlines
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Bus times from Munich to Vienna

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Fastest Journey

5 h 55 m

Average

5 h 55 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

356 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Munich for Vienna every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 356 km distance in an average of 5 h 55 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 55 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.

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10:30PMMunich5h55 04:25AMVienna
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$431One-way

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Overview: Bus from Munich to Vienna

distanceDistance220 miles (355 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$38 (€32)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, Nomago, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, FlixTrain, Karat-S, RegioJet or Hellö

Buses from Munich to Vienna cover the 220 miles (355 km) long route taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, Nomago, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, FlixTrain, Karat-S, RegioJet or Hellö. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€25), but the average price of bus tickets is $38 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

Bus providers: FlixBus and Student Agency from Munich to Vienna

Travel between Munich and Vienna from $30 (€25) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and Student Agency! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

FlixBus
Student Agency

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $30

When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets to Vienna from Munich, 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 Munich to Vienna

Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. Several buses from Munich to Vienna depart every day, from just after 7:00 a.m. until around midnight. Most services are operated by Flixbus, which involves a connection at Salzburg and a journey time of around 5½ hours. The Eurolines bus is direct, with a journey time of about 6 hours.

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Munich to Vienna Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Munich to Vienna when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€35

1 Day in Advance

€35

1 Week in Advance

€29

2 Weeks in Advance

€29

1 Month in Advance

€25

3 Months in Advance

€24

Munich to Vienna Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than flying or taking the train, it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 5½ hours to arrive in Vienna.

  • autobus Most Munich to Vienna buses are run by Flixbus, RegioJet, Hellö, and Eurolines.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from Muenchen ZOB Hackerbruecke and arrive at either Vienna Südtiroler Platz or Stadion Center bus station.
  • autobus Traveling from Munich to Vienna by bus takes as little as 5 hours and 30 minutes.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Munich to Vienna bus ticket a day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above illustrates, ticket prices on Munich to Vienna buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 17% cheaper to book an Munich to Vienna bus ticket a week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Munich to Vienna bus tickets are 29% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from Munich

Buses from Munich to Vienna depart from the new Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof, located at Hackerbrücke. It is near Munich's main train station and on the S-Bahn. It is also within walking distance of Munich's city center. Munich's transport network is efficient and extensive, made up of suburban S-Bahn and underground U-Bahn trains, as well as buses and trams, with services running throughout the night. A taxi rank is also located outside the bus station.

Getting into Vienna by Bus

Vienna is Austria's cultural and political capital and the former home of the Habsburg Dynasty with much of Vienna's architectural and monuments having UNESCO protection. The Imperial City is a popular destination all year round, but especially at Christmas for its famous markets. Popular attractions are St Stephen's Cathedral, the Museum of Fine Art and the Schloss Schönbrunn. Buses from Munich to Vienna arrive at Vienna International Bus Station, located 10 minutes by Metro from the city center. Vienna's extensive transport system includes commuter trains, metro, trams, and buses. The metro operates all night at weekends, while Nightliner buses run throughout the night, seven days a week. Taxis are also available at Vienna International bus station.

Travel Tips: Bus to Vienna from Munich

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Munich and Vienna?

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

Is international entry into Vienna from Munich restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 1/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Vienna from Munich closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Munich, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

The restriction level for your return bus to Munich, Germany from Vienna is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Munich from Vienna restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 Munich, Germany?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Munich from Vienna closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap buses between Munich and Vienna cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Vienna buses for as little as $30 (€25)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a bus between Munich and Vienna?

If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Munich to Vienna bus to cost on average $38 (€32)  one way.

How far is Munich to Vienna by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Munich to Vienna by bus to be approximately 220 miles (355 km).

How long is the bus ride from Munich to Vienna?

On average the Munich to Vienna bus travel time is 5 h 15 min  for the 220 miles (355 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What bus station in Munich goes to Vienna? What bus station do I come into Vienna from Munich?

When departing from Munich, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord. When arriving in Vienna, you can end your journey in bus stations like Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof.

Omio customers book a bus from München Hbf   to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB)   most frequently for this route.

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

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center of Munich.

The most popular arrival bus station, Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center of Vienna.

Which bus providers can take me to Vienna from Munich?

When taking a bus from Munich to Vienna, you can count on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Germany, Nomago, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, FlixTrain, Karat-S, RegioJet or Hellö for the best way to get you to Vienna. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Vienna from Munich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

Can I find a direct bus from Munich to Vienna?

Yes, you can look for direct buses from Munich to Vienna with Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Interbus  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 route.

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

The first Munich to Vienna bus departs at 8: 00 AM   and the last bus from Munich to Vienna leaves at 10: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Munich to Vienna on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book bus tickets from Munich to Vienna for the best deals?

If you buy a bus ticket from Munich to Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $38 (€32) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Munich to Vienna are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.