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Jul 15
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$31Eurolines Switzerland
$131Austrian Airlines
Tue
Jul 16
$71Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$95Germanwings
Wed
Jul 17
$59Deutsche Bahn
$27Eurolines Switzerland
$95eagle atlantic airlines
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Jul 18
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$81easyJet
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Jul 19
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27Infobus
$85Austrian Airlines
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Jul 20
$83Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$89easyJet
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Jul 21
$77ÖBB | Railjet
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines
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Jul 22
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines
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Jul 23
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$60easyJet
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Jul 24
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$60easyJet
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Jul 25
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$60easyJet
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Jul 26
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27Arda Tur
$65Austrian Airlines
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Jul 27
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines
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Jul 28
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines
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Jul 29
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines
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Jul 30
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$50easyJet
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Jul 31
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$50easyJet
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Aug 1
$47Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$63easyJet
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Aug 2
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines
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$71Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines
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$83Deutsche Bahn
$22Eurolines Switzerland
$65Austrian Airlines

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Journey Summary

Vienna to Berlin Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
11 hours 25 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $54
Trains depart from:Vienna
Trains arrive in:Berlin
Distance:524 km
TrainTrain Companies:ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Vienna to Berlin

Trains in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. The rail link between these two great capital cities is operated by ÖBB or Deutsche Bahn, with passengers travelling on ICE Inter-City Express trains at speeds of up to 320 kph. Trains from Vienna to Berlin depart from Vienna Central Station (Wien Hauptbahnhof) seven days a week at roughly hourly intervals, starting at around 7:00 a.m. and continuing until nearly midnight. Services can involve as many as three changes before terminating at Berlin-Hauptbahnhof, but these make little difference to journey durations during the day, which generally run at about 8¾-10 hours. Overnight trips from Vienna to Berlin usually take between 14-15 hours.

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Vienna to Berlin Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Vienna to Berlin when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€157

1 Day in Advance

€128

1 Week in Advance

€98

2 Weeks in Advance

€84

1 Month in Advance

€71

3 Months in Advance

€59

Vienna to Berlin Trains: General Information


Travelers can usually offset some of cost of Vienna to Berlin train tickets by planning ahead and checking the prices before booking.

  • autobus Most Vienna to Berlin trains are run by Deutsche Bahn. Occasional trains are also run by ÖBB, Austria's national train company.
  • autobus All Vienna to Berlin trains require at least 1 transfer, usually in either Prague or Nuremberg. Other journeys require 2-4 transfers. All trains depart from Wien Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Berlin Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Vienna to Berlin train journey takes as little as 8 hours and 47 minutes to arrive in Berlin.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Vienna to Berlin 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 Vienna to Berlin trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 18% cheaper on average to book a Vienna to Berlin train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • Vienna to Berlin trains are 38% cheaper on average when booked a week ahead of the travel date.
  • Vienna to Berlin train costs are 55% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Vienna

Passengers can board trains from Vienna to Berlin at the newly renovated Vienna Central Station, which is part of a major redevelopment that includes apartments and a shopping and leisure complex. Located where Laxenburger Strasse intersects with the Wiedner Gurtel (the Vienna ring road), it is 5 minutes from Vienna's city centre via the U1 underground line, which stops at the station every 3-4 minutes, and it's also serviced from early morning to late evening by the 13A and 69A buses and the 18, D and O tram lines.

Getting into Berlin by Train

From the majesty of the Brandenberg Gate to the last remnants of the Berlin Wall, Germany's capital is full of reminders of a turbulent past, but it's also an exuberant, fun-loving city packed with some of the best nightclubs and restaurants in Europe as well as world-class galleries and museums. The arrival point for trains from Vienna to Berlin is Berlin Hauptbahnhof located in the center of Berlin. Berlin Hauptbahnhof is located on both Berlin's U-Bahn and S-Bahn networks.

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Best fares for trains from Vienna to Berlin

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Fri, Jul 19
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Deutsche Bahn
13:4215h 59m05:41
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Sat, Jul 20
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Deutsche Bahn
14:3015h 28m05:58
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Fastest Trains from Vienna to Berlin
Thu, Aug 29
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Deutsche Bahn
11:158h 14m19:29
ViennaBerlin
Sun, Aug 11
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ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
06:108h 31m14:41
ViennaBerlin
Wed, Aug 21
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Deutsche Bahn
06:108h 31m14:41
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Return Train Tickets for Berlin to Vienna
Wed, Jul 17
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Deutsche Bahn
19:2815h 21m10:49
BerlinVienna
Thu, Jul 18
Train
Deutsche Bahn
00:5210h 57m11:49
BerlinVienna
Fri, Jul 19
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ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
08:599h 50m18:49
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