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Overview: Train from Essen to Vienna

distanceDistance574 miles (926 km)
durationAverage train duration17 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$121 (€108)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Essen to Vienna cover the 574 miles (926 km) long route taking on average 17 h 14 min with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $121 (€108), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $121 (€108). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Essen, Belgium and Vienna, Austria allowed?

Travel between Essen, Belgium and Vienna, Austria by train is: Fully open.

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

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 5/16/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Essen and Vienna before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Belgium from Vienna, Austria?

The restriction level for your return train to Essen, Belgium from Vienna is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Essen 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 Belgium from Vienna?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Belgium?

The government of Belgium 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 5/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Essen from Vienna closer to your date of departure here here.

How much are cheap trains between Essen and Vienna?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Essen to Vienna for the next 7 days starting from $121 (€108)  one way.

What is the cost of a train from Essen to Vienna?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $121 (€108)  for a train ticket between Essen and Vienna.

What is the distance to Vienna from Essen by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Vienna from Essen by train to be approximately 574 miles (926 km).

How long is the train ride between Essen and Vienna?

On average the Essen to Vienna train travel time is 17 h 14 min  for the 574 miles (926 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Essen to Vienna do I depart from? Which Vienna train station from Essen do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Essen   and arriving in Wien Westbahnhof.

Where is the train station in Essen? Where is the train station in Vienna?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Essen and need to travel around 0.4 miles (680 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Vienna most often arrive at Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel around 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from this train station to the city center.

What are the first and last departure train times from Essen to Vienna?

The first Essen to Vienna train departs at 9: 31 PM   and the last train from Essen to Vienna leaves at 9: 31 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Essen to Vienna on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Essen to Vienna to get the best deals?

If you buy the Essen to Vienna train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $121 (€108). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Vienna from Essen. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Vienna
The major railway station for departures from Essen is Essen. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Essen for your journey to Vienna from Essen.

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