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Train Information between Lugano and Vienna

distanceDistance379 miles (612 km)
durationAverage train duration16 h
priceAverage train ticket price$104 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Lugano to Vienna cover the 379 miles (612 km) long route taking on average 16 h with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $98 (€80), but the average price of train tickets is $104 (€85). Travelers depart most frequently from Lugano, Stazione and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Lugano, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria allowed?

Travel by train between Lugano, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Vienna from Lugano restricted?

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

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

Entry 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 required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 10/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Lugano and Vienna closer to your date of departure here

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Vienna, Austria to Lugano, Switzerland?

Return travel from Austria to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Lugano from Vienna?

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Lugano, Switzerland?

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

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

Last checked on 10/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lugano from Vienna.

How much does a cheap train between Lugano and Vienna cost?
Train tickets between Lugano and Vienna for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $98 (€80)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Lugano to Vienna?
The Lugano to Vienna train ticket price is on average $104 (€85)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is it from Lugano to Vienna by train?
You should expect to travel around 379 miles (612 km)  from Lugano to Vienna by train.
How many hours is the train time between Lugano and Vienna?
While the time it takes to travel 379 miles (612 km) from Lugano to Vienna can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Lugano to Vienna train journey time is on average 16 h.
What train station in Lugano goes to Vienna? What train station do I come into Vienna from Lugano?

Omio customers book a train from Lugano, Stazione   to Wien Westbahnhof   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Lugano train station located? Where is the Vienna train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lugano, Stazione, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Wien Westbahnhof, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

How many train services per day are there to Vienna from Lugano?
The average number of trains departing Lugano for Vienna is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Lugano to Vienna? When does the last train depart from Lugano to Vienna?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Lugano at 8: 30 AM. The last train leaves from Lugano at 7: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Lugano to Vienna and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
When should I book the Lugano to Vienna train for the best deals on tickets?
You can find trains to Vienna from Lugano to cost on average $104 (€85) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Lugano to Vienna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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