The cheapest trains from Munich to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

$46

Average

$92

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Munich to Vienna will cost around $ 92 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 46.

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11:50PMMunich Hbf6h44 06:34AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$461One-way
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06:04AMMunich Hbf4h41 10:45AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$471One-way
08:17PMMunich Hbf4h16 12:33AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$491One-way
05:30PMMunich Hbf4h00 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$491One-way
07:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 11:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$491One-way

Timetable Munich to Vienna

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06:04AMMunich Hbf4h41 10:45AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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06:04AMMunich Hbf4h41 10:45AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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06:23AMMunich Hbf4h07 10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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06:23AMMunich Hbf4h07 10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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07:23AMMunich Hbf4h07 11:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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07:23AMMunich Hbf4h07 11:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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07:24AMMunich Hbf5h21 12:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:17AMMunich Hbf4h13 12:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:17AMMunich Hbf4h13 12:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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09:29AMMunich Hbf4h01 01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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09:29AMMunich Hbf4h01 01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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10:17AMMunich Hbf4h13 02:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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10:17AMMunich Hbf4h13 02:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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11:29AMMunich Hbf4h01 03:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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11:29AMMunich Hbf4h01 03:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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12:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 04:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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12:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 04:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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01:29PMMunich Hbf4h01 05:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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01:29PMMunich Hbf4h01 05:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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02:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 06:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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02:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 06:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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03:29PMMunich Hbf4h01 07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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03:29PMMunich Hbf4h01 07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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04:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 08:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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04:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 08:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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05:30PMMunich Hbf4h00 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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05:30PMMunich Hbf4h00 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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06:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 10:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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06:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 10:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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07:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 11:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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07:17PMMunich Hbf4h13 11:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:17PMMunich Hbf4h16 12:33AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:17PMMunich Hbf4h16 12:33AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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11:50PMMunich Hbf6h44 06:34AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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11:50PMMunich Hbf6h44 06:34AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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Mon
Sep 27
$33ÖBB
$37Union Ivkoni International
$522TAP Portugal
Tue
Sep 28
$46ÖBB
$37Union Ivkoni International
$485Croatia Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
$35Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$528Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$35Deutsche Bahn
$34Union Ivkoni International
$485Croatia Airlines
Fri
Oct 1
$33ÖBB
$31Flixbus
$538Croatia Airlines
Sat
Oct 2
$33ÖBB
$25Flixbus
$473Croatia Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$47Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$403Austrian Airlines
Mon
Oct 4
$33ÖBB
$25Flixbus
$319Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 5
$33ÖBB
$31Union Ivkoni International
$254Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$33ÖBB
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$245Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 7
$33ÖBB
$31Flixbus
$245Austrian Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
$33ÖBB
$25Flixbus
$245Austrian Airlines
Sat
Oct 9
$33ÖBB
$25Flixbus
$214Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 10
$33ÖBB
$31Flixbus
$245Austrian Airlines
Mon
Oct 11
$33ÖBB
$25Flixbus
$245Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$23Deutsche Bahn
$31Union Ivkoni International
$245Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 13
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$245Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 14
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$205Eurowings
Fri
Oct 15
$23Deutsche Bahn
$36Eurolines Germany
$245Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 16
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$245Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 17
$23Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$245Lufthansa Cityline

The fastest trains from Munich to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 21 m

Trains per day

35

Distance

356 km

Of the 35 trains that leave Munich for Vienna every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 356 km distance in an average of 4 h 21 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h .

The slowest trains will take 6 h 44 m 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.

Fastest
05:30PMMunich Hbf4h00 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$491One-way
Fastest
05:30PMMunich Hbf4h00 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$1051One-way
2nd Fastest
03:29PMMunich Hbf4h01 07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$1271One-way
2nd Fastest
03:29PMMunich Hbf4h01 07:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$621One-way
2nd Fastest
09:29AMMunich Hbf4h01 01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$741One-way

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Train Information between Munich and Vienna

distanceDistance220 miles (355 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price$37 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | S-Bahn

Trains from Munich to Vienna cover the 220 miles (355 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | S-Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $33 (€27), but the average price of train tickets is $37 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Train companies

ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn between Munich and Vienna

You can travel by train from Munich to Vienna with ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn for as low as $33 (€27). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

ÖBB
Deutsche Bahn

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Munich to Vienna by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Book your ÖBB Munich to Vienna train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check ÖBB’s up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Munich to Vienna routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable ÖBB train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Munich to Vienna is 220 miles (355 km), and the best price for a one-way Munich - Vienna ÖBB train ticket starts at $33 (€27) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your ÖBB ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with ÖBB!

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by ÖBB when booking your train tickets from Munich to Vienna due to the coronavirus:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
      • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
      • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Munich to Vienna

    Trains in Europe are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Traveling from Munich to Vienna by train is easy and quick. Daily services between the two cities are provided by Deutsche Bahn, with the first train departing from Munich as early as 6:24 a.m. and the final train leaving at 8:18 p.m. Direct trains from Munich to Vienna can take less than 4 hours to reach their destination, but even if you have to change once, it won't take much longer. There should not be a difference between weekday and weekend frequency, and peak charges do not apply.

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    Munich to Vienna Train Cost

    Average prices for Trains from Munich to Vienna when you book in advance

    Booking Period

    Average Price

    Same Day

    $40.73

    1 Day in Advance

    $37.33

    1 Week in Advance

    $33.94

    2 Weeks in Advance

    $33.94

    1 Month in Advance

    $29.42

    3 Months in Advance

    $28.28

    Munich to Vienna Trains: General Information


    Deutsche Bahn train ticket prices change frequently so there are no firm rules for finding the best prices. Travelers can usually offset some of cost of Munich to Vienna train tickets by planning ahead and checking the prices before booking.

    • autobus All Munich to Vienna trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
    • autobus Most Munich to Vienna trains are direct, depart from Munich Hbf and arrive at Wien Hauptbahnhof train station.
    • autobus The Munich to Vienna train journey takes as little as 4 hours and 38 minutes to arrive in Vienna.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Munich to Vienna train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




    Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Munich to Vienna trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

    • It is 8% cheaper to book a Munich to Vienna train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
    • Munich to Vienna trains are 17% cheaper when booked a week ahead of the travel date.
    • Munich to Vienna train costs are 28% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

    Taking the Train from Munich

    All trains to Vienna from Munich leave from Munich Hauptbahnhof. The Hauptbahnhof is the central public transport hub in Munich, so wherever you are coming from, there will be a good option, whether you choose to take the MVV buses, the Metro, trams or S-Bahn services. If you opt for the Metro, be aware that it stops running at 1 a.m., so if you need to make a departure in the middle of the night, a taxi or night buses will be your best options.

    Getting into Vienna by Train

    Whether it is the magnificence of its Baroque and nineteenth-century​ architecture, the vibrant artistic scene or the attraction of some of the world's greatest pastries, Vienna has something to offer every visitor. See the gorgeous Stephensdom Cathedral, visit the Ferris wheel featured in the Third Man, and wander arm in arm along the beautiful Blue Danube. Every train from Munich to Vienna gets into the Hauptbahnhof. From there, the quickest route into the city center is via the Metro station at nearby Sudtiroler Platz, which is 5 minutes from Karlsplatz or Stephensplatz. However, if you want to see the city from above ground, there are always plenty of trams and buses heading into town from the station as well.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Munich to Vienna
    Travel by train to Vienna easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Munich to Vienna.
    FAQs
    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Munich and Vienna?

    Travel between Munich, Germany and Vienna, Austria by train is: Partially open.

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

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • 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?

    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 9/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Munich to Vienna before traveling.

    Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Munich, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

    Return travel from Austria to Germany is: Partially open.

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

    Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Vienna?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Pre-arrival health declaration
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

    The government of Germany 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 9/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Munich from Vienna.

    How much do cheap train tickets between Munich and Vienna cost?
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Munich to Vienna for as low as $33 (€27)  for the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a train from Munich to Vienna?
    The train price from Munich to Vienna is on average $37 (€30)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    What is the distance to Vienna from Munich by train?
    The distance to Vienna from Munich by train is approximately 220 miles (355 km).
    How many hours is the train time to Vienna from Munich?
    While the time it takes to travel 220 miles (355 km) from Munich to Vienna can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Munich to Vienna train journey time is on average 4 h 7 min.
    Which train station from Munich to Vienna do I depart from? Which Vienna train station from Munich do I arrive in?

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from München Hbf   and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

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

    Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 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.

    What train companies go from Munich to Vienna?
    Take the Munich to Vienna train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | S-Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Munich and Vienna as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Can I buy a direct train from Munich to Vienna?
    Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Munich to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
    How many train services are there between Munich and Vienna a day?
    On average, there are 16 trains a day from Munich to Vienna. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When can I take the first train from Munich to Vienna? When can I take the last train for the day?
    You can take the earliest train from Munich to Vienna at 5: 23 AM   or take the last train from Munich to Vienna leaving at 9: 50 PM. Look for the latest Munich to Vienna train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    When should I buy the Munich to Vienna train for the best deals on tickets?
    If you book the Munich to Vienna train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $37 (€30). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Munich to Vienna. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.