The cheapest buses from Vienna to Zurich

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Cheapest

$50

Average

$50

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 Vienna to Zurich will cost around $ 50 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 50.

08:00AMVienna8h40 04:40PMZurich
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$501One-way

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Sep 27
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Sep 28
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$66Flixbus
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$99Deutsche Bahn
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$47Deutsche Bahn
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$305Austrian Airlines
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Oct 7
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$305Swiss
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Oct 8
$58Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 9
$62Deutsche Bahn
$60Flixbus
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Oct 10
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$305Austrian Airlines
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Oct 11
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$235Swiss
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Oct 15
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Oct 16
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The fastest buses from Vienna to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

8 h 40 m

Average

8 h 40 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

592 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Vienna for Zurich 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 592 km distance in an average of 8 h 40 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 40 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.

08:00AMVienna8h40 04:40PMZurich
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$501One-way

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Bus Information between Vienna and Zurich

distanceDistance366 miles (591 km)
durationAverage bus duration16 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$55 (€44)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany or RegioJet

Buses from Vienna to Zurich cover the 366 miles (591 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany or RegioJet. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $43 (€35), but the average price of bus tickets is $55 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

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Travel with Student Agency and FlixBus from Vienna to Zurich

You can travel by bus from Vienna to Zurich with Student Agency and FlixBus for as low as $43 (€35). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus between Vienna and Zurich: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Find cheap tickets for Student Agency buses from Vienna to Zurich on Omio. Omio can help you find the best bus deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Vienna to Zurich bus schedule from Student Agency, the latest bus ticket offers available and other travel information for the 366 miles (591 km) trip between Vienna and Zurich, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for buses between Vienna and Zurich in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Student Agency buses available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the Student Agency bus schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Zurich from Vienna and then book a cheap bus with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming bus from Vienna to Zurich with Student Agency!

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Buses from Vienna to Zurich
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland if I'm coming from Vienna, Austria by bus?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Zurich, Switzerland by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Austria?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Vienna to Zurich as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Austria from Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • 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?

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

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

Last checked on 9/22/21. 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 Vienna from Zurich here.

How much are cheap buses between Vienna and Zurich?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Vienna to Zurich to cost as little as $43 (€35)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the bus to Zurich from Vienna on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $55 (€44)  for a bus ticket from Vienna to Zurich.
How many miles is it from Vienna to Zurich by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Zurich from Vienna by bus to be approximately 366 miles (591 km).
What is the Vienna to Zurich bus travel time?
On average the Vienna to Zurich bus travel time is 16 h 50 min  for the 366 miles (591 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Vienna to Zurich depart from? Which Zurich bus station do I come into from Vienna?

When taking a bus from Vienna, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof. When you arrive in Zurich, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Wien Westbahnhof   to Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

Where do I find the Vienna bus station to Zurich? Where is the Zurich bus station?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Wien Westbahnhof, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Vienna.

The most popular arrival bus station, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Zurich.

What bus providers offer a service to Zurich from Vienna?
If you're looking for buses from Vienna to Zurich, you can rely on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany or RegioJet to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Vienna to Zurich journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When does the first bus depart from Vienna to Zurich? When does the last bus depart from Vienna to Zurich?
The first Vienna to Zurich bus departs at 12: 35 PM   and the last bus from Vienna to Zurich leaves at 1: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Vienna to Zurich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets from Vienna to Zurich for the best deals?
If you purchase a bus ticket from Vienna to Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $55 (€44) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Vienna to Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.