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.
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5 h 41 m
8 h 17 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Vienna for Bayreuth every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||247 miles (399 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 41 min|
|Average train ticket price||$57 (€55)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Vienna to Bayreuth cover the 247 miles (399 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $43 (€41), but the average price of train tickets is $57 (€55). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Bayreuth Hbf.
You can travel by train between Vienna and Bayreuth with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $43 (€41). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Vienna and Bayreuth. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Vienna to Bayreuth train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Vienna, Austria and Bayreuth, Germany by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/29/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Vienna to Bayreuth as this information can change.
Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/12/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Vienna from Bayreuth.
Some of the Vienna train stations to Bayreuth you can start your journey from include Wien Westbahnhof and Wien Franz-Josefs-Bahnhof. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bayreuth include Bayreuth Hbf and Bayreuth-St Georgen.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arriving in Bayreuth Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and travel around 4.3 miles (7 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bayreuth Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (392 m) from the train station to the city center in Bayreuth.
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