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1d 17 h 50 m
1d 17 h 50 m
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It's difficult to get from Madrid to Vienna without transferring at least 4 times.
|Distance||1122 miles (1809 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||Renfe AVE|
Trains from Madrid to Vienna cover the 1122 miles (1809 km) long journey taking on average 41 h 50 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Find the best route from Madrid to Vienna with Omio's train partners AVE! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.
Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train to Vienna from Madrid with AVE, the high-speed train from Renfe, the main Spanish railroad company and official travel partner of Omio. Search all AVE train schedules and tickets on Omio to find the best deals for a train to Vienna from Madrid covering the 1122 miles (1809 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Madrid to Vienna train ride for you. Renfe AVE even offers discount cards for regular customers, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, which can be used when buying AVE tickets on Omio.
Renfe covers around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) between national and international routes, among which are its AVE routes that connect the main cities of Spain. AVE trains are well-known among travelers for providing ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience. Their trains are the most popular of Renfe’s fleet due to their high speeds reaching up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. They are also popular with travelers due to their premium services onboard, such as a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and entertainment.
AVE from Madrid to Vienna train information:
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Vienna, Austria by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/12/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Madrid and Vienna as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Vienna to Madrid is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/19/22. 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 train to Madrid from Vienna here.
Some of the Madrid train stations to Vienna you can start your journey from include Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Vienna include Wien Westbahnhof and Wien Franz-Josefs-Bahnhof.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving in Wien Westbahnhof.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Madrid.
The most popular arrival train station, Wien Westbahnhof, is located 4.3 miles (7 km) away from the city center of Vienna.
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