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.
This is the last train of the day.
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9 h 40 m
12 h 17 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Vienna for Cottbus every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||260 miles (420 km)|
|Average train duration||10 h 31 min|
|Average train ticket price||$61 (€59)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Vienna to Cottbus cover the 260 miles (420 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 31 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $61 (€59), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $48 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Cottbus Hauptbahnhof.
For as little as $48 (€47) you can travel by train to Cottbus from Vienna with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Vienna to Cottbus train.
Travel between Vienna, Austria and Cottbus, 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 9/24/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Vienna and Cottbus 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 Cottbus.
Omio customers book a train from Wien Westbahnhof to Cottbus Hauptbahnhof most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof, which is located around 4.3 miles (7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Cottbus Hauptbahnhof, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.
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