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Bus
Flight
Tue
Jul 23
$47FlixTrain
$24Eurolines Germany
$94Germanwings
Wed
Jul 24
$46FlixTrain
$24Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Thu
Jul 25
$47FlixTrain
$24Nomago
$94Germanwings
Fri
Jul 26
$47Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$94Germanwings
Sat
Jul 27
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$141eagle atlantic airlines
Sun
Jul 28
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$153eagle atlantic airlines
Mon
Jul 29
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$94Germanwings
Tue
Jul 30
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$106eagle atlantic airlines
Wed
Jul 31
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$94Germanwings
Thu
Aug 1
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$94eagle atlantic airlines
Fri
Aug 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Eurolines Germany
$94eagle atlantic airlines
Sat
Aug 3
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$94Germanwings
Sun
Aug 4
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$188eagle atlantic airlines
Mon
Aug 5
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$94eagle atlantic airlines
Tue
Aug 6
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Wed
Aug 7
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$94eagle atlantic airlines
Thu
Aug 8
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$94eagle atlantic airlines
Fri
Aug 9
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Nomago
$106eagle atlantic airlines
Sat
Aug 10
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$106eagle atlantic airlines
Sun
Aug 11
$35Deutsche Bahn
$21Infobus
$118eagle atlantic airlines
Mon
Aug 12
$35Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$94eagle atlantic airlines

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Journey Summary

Munich to Vienna Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 4 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $36
Trains depart from:Munich
Trains arrive in:Vienna
Distance:356 km
TrainTrain Companies:ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn

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.

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Best fares for trains from Munich to Vienna

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Fri, Jul 26
Train
Deutsche Bahn
18:119h 28m03:39
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Sat, Jul 27
Train
Deutsche Bahn
16:114h 19m20:30
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Fastest Trains from Munich to Vienna
Tue, Aug 6
Train
Deutsche Bahn
15:304h19:30
MunichVienna
Wed, Aug 21
Train
Deutsche Bahn
15:304h19:30
MunichVienna
Sat, Aug 17
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:234h 7m08:30
MunichVienna
Return Train Tickets for Vienna to Munich
Thu, Jul 25
Train
FlixTrain
15:505h 50m21:40
ViennaMunich
Fri, Jul 26
Train
FlixTrain
15:505h 50m21:40
ViennaMunich
Sat, Jul 27
Train
Deutsche Bahn
06:304h 3m10:33
ViennaMunich

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Munich
Vienna
TrainMünchen Hbf

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8
Bus lines 58
Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainMünchen Ost

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