The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bratislava to Vienna is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 trains that leave Bratislava for Vienna every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||33 miles (54 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 7 min|
|Average train ticket price||$12 (€10)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||ÖBB | REX, ÖBB | Regionalzug, Railjet, ÖBB or ÖBB | InterCity|
Trains from Bratislava to Vienna cover the 33 miles (54 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 7 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | REX, ÖBB | Regionalzug, Railjet, ÖBB or ÖBB | InterCity. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $12 (€10), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Bratislava predmestie and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
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Traveling between the capitals of Slovakia and Austria couldn't be easier, thanks to rapid and regular rail connections. Every day, at least one direct train leaves every hour from Bratislava's Hlavna Stanica, with 20-25 daily options. The journey time ranges from 1 hour 6 minutes to 1 hour 21 minutes.
Austrian train company OBB runs all of the services from Bratislava to Vienna, under its standard, high-speed InterCity and Regional Express (REX) brands.
The journey from Bratislava to Vienna doesn't take long by train. Travelers can expect journey durations of between 1 hour 6 minutes and 1 hour 21 minutes when they travel direct. No changes will be needed at any stage.
Direct trains leave all the time from central Bratislava for the Austrian capital. Passengers can book at least one train every hour from around 8:30 a.m. until just after 10:00 p.m. There should be a total of 20-25 options on any given day.
Departure train station: All trains to Vienna from Bratislava will leave from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica, the city's central rail terminus. The best way to reach Hlavna Stanica is usually via trolley bus or standard bus services. Trolley lines 1 and 2 run straight to the station entrance from the city center, and won't take longer than 15-20 minutes from most locations. Buses 83 and 84 also provide connections for those in western Bratislava. Finally, those coming from the airport can take the 61 shuttle bus directly to Hlavna Stanica, which takes 18-20 minutes.
Arrival train station: Trains from Bratislava will arrive at Vienna's Hauptbahnhof (central station). The station isn't far from the city center, so accessing downtown accommodation and the major sights won't be difficult. Most visitors choose to hop on the U1 subway line, which serves most central locations, although the D tram line offers a more scenic route into town, allowing travelers to get a feel for the atmosphere of the Austrian capital. Direct rail connections also run from the Hauptbahnhof to Vienna Airport, leaving every 20 minutes and taking 15 minutes to reach the departure terminals.
When departing from Bratislava, you have various train station options to start your route from including Bratislava predmestie, Bratislava-Rača and Bratislava Hlavná Stanica. When arriving in Vienna, you can end your journey in train stations like Wien Westbahnhof, Wien Franz-Josefs-Bahnhof and Wien Hauptbahnhof.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Bratislava predmestie, which is located around 3.8 miles (6.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Wien Westbahnhof, located 4.4 miles (7.1 km) away from the city centre.
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