The cheapest trains from Paris to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$304

Average

$308

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 Paris to Vienna will cost around $ 308 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 304.

Cheapest
09:06AMParis Gare de l'Est11h39 08:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$3041One-way
Cheapest
07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est11h37 06:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
$3041One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:47PMParis Gare de l'Est10h46 12:33AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$3101One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est11h22 06:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
$3101One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:46AMParis Gare de l'Est10h44 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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$3101One-way

Timetable Paris to Vienna

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06:39AMParis Gare de l'Est10h51 05:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est11h22 06:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est11h37 06:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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09:06AMParis Gare de l'Est11h39 08:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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10:46AMParis Gare de l'Est10h44 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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01:47PMParis Gare de l'Est10h46 12:33AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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05:43PMParis Gare de l'Est12h51 06:34AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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Sun
Sep 26
$310Deutsche Bahn with connection
$82STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$184Ryanair
Mon
Sep 27
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$65Ryanair
Tue
Sep 28
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$203Vueling
Wed
Sep 29
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$62Flixbus
$36Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$75Flixbus
$26ryanair sun
Fri
Oct 1
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$68Flixbus
$87Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$310Deutsche Bahn with connection
$65Union Ivkoni International
$137Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$310Deutsche Bahn with connection
$75Flixbus
$158Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$87Ryanair
Tue
Oct 5
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$60Flixbus
$159Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$13Ryanair
Thu
Oct 7
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Fri
Oct 8
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$62Flixbus
$56Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$62Flixbus
$99Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 10
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$62Flixbus
$94Ryanair
Mon
Oct 11
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$48Ryanair
Tue
Oct 12
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$65Union Ivkoni International
$114Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 13
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$82STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Thu
Oct 14
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$62Flixbus
$26ryanair sun
Fri
Oct 15
$183Deutsche Bahn with connection
$62Flixbus
$49Ryanair
Sat
Oct 16
$304Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$70Austrian Airlines

The fastest trains from Paris to Vienna

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

10 h 44 m

Average

11 h 24 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

1034 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Vienna without transferring at least once.

Fastest
10:46AMParis Gare de l'Est10h44 09:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
$3101One-way
2nd Fastest
01:47PMParis Gare de l'Est10h46 12:33AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
$3101One-way
06:39AMParis Gare de l'Est10h51 05:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
$3101One-way
07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est11h22 06:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
$3101One-way
07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est11h37 06:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
$3041One-way

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Train Information between Paris and Vienna

distanceDistance640 miles (1033 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$306 (€246)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Paris to Vienna cover the 640 miles (1033 km) long route taking on average 11 h 37 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $304 (€245), but the average price of train tickets is $306 (€246). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Trains from Paris to Vienna

Trains from Paris to Vienna provide travelers with a cheap, comfortable and fun option to make their way between the two destinations. This scenic route is taken by more than 30 weekly train trips. The distance is covered in an average travel time of 12 hours and 16 minutes.

Paris to Vienna train times: daily departures

There are approximately 5 daily trains and approximately 35 weekly trains to Vienna from Paris. These trains have different departure times. The first train leaves Paris for Vienna at around 6:40 a.m. while the last train leaves at around 3:20 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from Paris to Vienna?

The distance covered by trains from Paris to Vienna is 642 miles. This journey is long, so there are no direct connections between the two destinations. The fastest train on this route includes 2 transfers on the way.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Vienna?

Departure station: The departure station for trains to Vienna from Paris is Paris Gare de I'Est station. This train station is less than a mile from Paris' city center and is accessible by travelers on foot or by bus.

Arrival station: The arrival train station for trains to Vienna is the Vienna Central Station. This station is only 2.9 miles away from Vienna city center. Vienna Central Station is well connected to the city center by public transit such as subway services, buses and trams.

Which train companies travel from Paris to Vienna?

Two companies offer services for trains shuttling between the two cities. These include DB (Deutsche Bahn) and TGV trains. DB trains offer the most daily train trips on the route. They also provide the fastest and cheapest trains between the two destinations. DB trains to Vienna have between 2 to 4 transfers along the way while TGV trains have a maximum of two transfers.

DB Paris to Vienna

DB trains from Paris to Vienna offer approximately 35 weekly trips between the two destinations. There are both long-distance and high-speed DB trains from Paris to Vienna. The fastest train takes 10 hours and 50 minutes to make this trip, with 2 transfers: at Struttgart Hbf and Munich Hbf in Germany.

TGV Paris to Vienna

TGV trains from Paris to Vienna make an average of 28 monthly trips between the two destinations. TGV long-distance trains from Paris to Vienna take 14 hours and 40 minutes to arrive at their destination. This travel time includes 2 transfers at Munich Hbf and Salzburg Hbf.

Paris to Vienna trains: services on board

Trains plying this route offer both first- and second-class tickets. These tickets differ in price with first-class tickets being more expensive. First-class travellers are provided with food while second-class travelers are provided with snacks and beverages to make the journey pleasant. Long-distance trains from Paris to Vienna allow travelers to bring their pets and bikes on board after purchasing the appropriate tickets for the journey. Disabled travelers are also accommodated on the train making this trip, with special care provided on the train upon request while booking.

How to find cheap train tickets from Paris to Vienna

Tickets for trains from Paris to Vienna tend to be more expensive towards the travel date. It is advisable for travelers to book their tickets as far as six months in advance in order to get affordable tickets for the trip. Travelers are advised to be flexible when traveling as journeys with three or four transfers are cheaper than those with two transfers.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Paris to Vienna?

Travel between Paris, France and Vienna, Austria by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria from France?

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

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

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?

All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Paris to Vienna as this information can change.

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

Return travel from Austria to France is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/25/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Vienna.

How much does a cheap train to Vienna from Paris cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Paris to Vienna for the next 7 days starting from $304 (€245)  one way.
How much is the train between Paris and Vienna on average?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Vienna train to cost on average $306 (€246)  one way.
How far is Vienna from Paris by train?
The train distance from Paris to Vienna is around 640 miles (1033 km).
How many hours is the train time to Vienna from Paris?
The Paris to Vienna train duration is on average 11 h 37 min, which is to be expected when traveling 640 miles (1033 km) between Paris and Vienna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which train station from Paris to Vienna do I depart from? Which Vienna train station from Paris do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Wien Westbahnhof   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 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 are there to Vienna from Paris a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Paris to Vienna. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Vienna?
The first Paris to Vienna train departs at 5: 08 AM   and the last train from Paris to Vienna leaves at 3: 43 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Paris to Vienna on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Paris to Vienna to get the best deals?
You can find trains from Paris to Vienna to cost on average $306 (€246) 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Paris to Vienna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Vienna
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Refreshments
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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.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
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.