The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Hamburg to Vienna will cost around $ 170 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 106.
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Trains per day
Of the 21 train that leave Hamburg 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 train cover the 744 km distance in an average of 10h 20m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 9h 16m .
The slowest train will take 13h 44m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
11 hours 26 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$61|
|Trains depart from:||Hamburg|
|Trains arrive in:||Vienna|
|Train Companies:||ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn|
There are direct train connections from Hamburg to Vienna several times a day. A direct journey takes about 8 hours 18 minutes. In addition there is the possibility to reach Vienna from Hamburg by transfer.
The connections by train from Hamburg to Vienna are offered by Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB. The first direct train leaves Hamburg in the morning and arrives in the Austrian capital in the afternoon.
A direct train journey from Hamburg to Vienna takes about 8 hours 18 minutes. Depending on the number of intermediate stops, a transfer connection can take up to 16 hours.
There are about 20 train connections daily on the Hamburg - Vienna route, of which two are direct connections. Both direct ICEs depart early in the morning and arrive late in the afternoon.
Hauptbahnhof Hamburg. The centrally located main station Hamburg is served by various means of public transport, including the S-Bahn lines S1, S2, S3, S11, S21 and S31.
Hauptbahnhof Wien. Vienna Central Station is located in the 10th district and is well connected to the city's public transport system.