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Timetable Zurich to Vienna

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09:00AMZurich8h50 05:50PMVienna
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The fastest buses from Zurich to Vienna

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Fastest Journey

8 h 50 m

Average

8 h 50 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

592 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Zurich 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 592 km distance in an average of 8 h 50 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 50 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.

09:00AMZurich8h50 05:50PMVienna
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$541One-way

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Wed
Jul 28
$113ÖBB
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$285Swiss
Thu
Jul 29
$94ÖBB
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$285Austrian Airlines
Fri
Jul 30
$113ÖBB
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$285Austrian Airlines
Sat
Jul 31
$88Deutsche Bahn
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$285Austrian Airlines
Sun
Aug 1
$125Deutsche Bahn
$58STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$285Swiss
Mon
Aug 2
$100Deutsche Bahn
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$239Austrian Airlines
Tue
Aug 3
$63ÖBB
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$285Swiss
Wed
Aug 4
$75Deutsche Bahn
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$239Austrian Airlines
Thu
Aug 5
$75Deutsche Bahn
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$239Austrian Airlines
Fri
Aug 6
$100Deutsche Bahn
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$220Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
Aug 7
$100Deutsche Bahn
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$239Swiss
Sun
Aug 8
$100Deutsche Bahn
$58STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Mon
Aug 9
$75ÖBB
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$239Swiss
Tue
Aug 10
$63Deutsche Bahn
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$239Austrian Airlines
Wed
Aug 11
$50Deutsche Bahn
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$239Austrian Airlines
Thu
Aug 12
$63ÖBB
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Fri
Aug 13
$63Deutsche Bahn
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$239Austrian Airlines
Sat
Aug 14
$50Deutsche Bahn
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$202Austrian Airlines
Sun
Aug 15
$88Deutsche Bahn
$58STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$239Austrian Airlines
Mon
Aug 16
$48Deutsche Bahn
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$202Swiss

The cheapest buses from Zurich to Vienna

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Cheapest

$54

Average

$54

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 Zurich to Vienna will cost around $ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 54.

09:00AMZurich8h50 05:50PMVienna
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$541One-way

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Bus Information from Zurich to Vienna

distanceDistance366 miles (591 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$54 (€43)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or RegioJet

Buses from Zurich to Vienna cover the 366 miles (591 km) long route taking on average 12 h with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or RegioJet. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $50 (€40)], but the average price of bus tickets is $54 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

Bus companies

FlixBus and Student Agency Zurich – Vienna

Travel from Zurich to Vienna from $50 (€40) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and Student Agency! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

FlixBus
Student Agency

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 from Zurich to Vienna.

Book your FlixBus Zurich to Vienna bus with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Zurich to Vienna routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus bus tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Zurich to Vienna is 366 miles (591 km), and the best price for a one-way Zurich - Vienna FlixBus bus ticket starts at $50 (€40) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus. Waiting in a line at the bus station to purchase your bus ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your bus tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between Zurich 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

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Buses from Zurich to Vienna
Take the bus to Vienna easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Vienna.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Vienna, Austria if I'm coming from Zurich, Switzerland by bus?

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

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

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

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

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 7/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Zurich and Vienna before traveling.

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

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

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

The government of Switzerland 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 7/21/21. 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 Zurich from Vienna here.

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Zurich to Vienna?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Zurich to Vienna to cost as little as $50 (€40)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket between Zurich and Vienna?
The bus price from Zurich to Vienna is on average $54 (€43)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
What is the distance between Zurich and Vienna by bus?
You should expect to travel around 366 miles (591 km)  to Vienna from Zurich by bus.
How long is a bus between Zurich and Vienna on average?
While the time it takes to travel 366 miles (591 km) between Zurich and Vienna can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Zurich to Vienna bus journey time is on average 12 h.
What is the departure bus station in Zurich and arrival bus station in Vienna?

When taking a bus from Zurich, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station. 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 Zürich HB   to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

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

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What bus providers offer a service to Vienna from Zurich?
If you're looking for buses from Zurich to Vienna, you can rely on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or RegioJet to get you to Vienna. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Zurich to Vienna route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first bus from Zurich to Vienna? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from Zurich to Vienna at 5: 30 AM. The last bus from Zurich to Vienna that you can take departs at 9: 10 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Zurich to Vienna schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets from Zurich 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 route and save money. If you buy bus tickets from Zurich to Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $54 (€43) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from Zurich to Vienna a few months in advance.