The cheapest trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Cheapest

$47

Average

$119

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 Vienna to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 119 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 47.

Cheapest
08:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)13h06 09:36AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$471One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h10 02:40AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$751One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h24 11:39PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$751One-way
09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 03:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
$1061One-way
03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 09:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1061One-way

Timetable Vienna to Frankfurt am Main

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12:54AMVienna Westbahnhof12h10 01:04PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:50AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h46 01:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:50AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h46 01:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 03:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 03:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h49 05:04PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h49 05:04PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 05:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 05:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 07:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 07:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 09:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 09:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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04:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h11 12:41AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h24 11:39PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h24 11:39PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h10 02:40AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h10 02:40AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)13h06 09:36AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h37 10:04AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
Sep 24
$87Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$504Croatia Airlines
Sat
Sep 25
$47Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$508Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Sep 26
$47Deutsche Bahn
$34Eurolines Germany
$504Croatia Airlines
Mon
Sep 27
$47Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$504Croatia Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$47Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$402Austrian Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$34Eurolines Germany
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Thu
Sep 30
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$41Flixbus
$318Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$50Deutsche Bahn
$34Eurolines Germany
$318Austrian Airlines
Sat
Oct 2
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$318Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$34Eurolines Germany
$318Austrian Airlines
Mon
Oct 4
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$264Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 5
$47Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$318Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$47Deutsche Bahn
$34Eurolines Germany
$318Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 7
$37Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$318Austrian Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
$37Deutsche Bahn
$34Eurolines Germany
$318Austrian Airlines
Sat
Oct 9
$37Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$264Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$37Deutsche Bahn
$34Eurolines Germany
$264Austrian Airlines
Mon
Oct 11
$37Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$212Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$35Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$212Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 13
$37Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$212Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 14
$35Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$212Austrian Airlines

The fastest trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Fastest Journey

6 h 21 m

Average

7 h 39 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

598 km

Of the 20 trains that leave Vienna for Frankfurt am Main every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 598 km distance in an average of 7 h 39 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 21 m .

The slowest trains will take 13 h 6 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 03:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
$1121One-way
Fastest
03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 09:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
$1121One-way
Fastest
09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 03:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
$1061One-way
Fastest
03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 09:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
$1061One-way
Fastest
11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h21 05:36PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1371One-way

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Train Information from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance370 miles (597 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$53 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main cover the 370 miles (597 km) long route taking on average 11 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $47 (€38), but the average price of train tickets is $53 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Vienna – Frankfurt am Main

You can travel by train between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $47 (€38). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

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 from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main. 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.

    Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main: Journey Details

    Train travel in Europe is a convenient and efficient way to travel, with numerous companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. German operated InterCity Express (ICE) trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main depart approximately four times an hour on weekdays, with a reduced service operating on weekends. Two hourly departures are direct, with journey times of around 7 hours, while two involve connections at Salzburg or Munich and a longer journey time of about 8 hours. Departures start at just before 7:00 a.m. and continue until around 11:00 p.m.

    Train tickets from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 53 €
    3 weeks earlier 52 €2%
    1 month before 50 €6%
    2 months earlier 45 €18%
    3 months earlier 37 €43%


    Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Vienna - Frankfurt am Main. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

    The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

    • Buying your train ticket from Vienna - Frankfurt am Main 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 2% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Vienna - Frankfurt am Main with 2 months in advance you save up to about 18% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 43%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main
    Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main.
    FAQs
    Is cross-border travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Frankfurt am Main, Germany allowed?

    Travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Vienna restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Pre-arrival health declaration
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

    • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here

    What restrictions are there on reentering Austria from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

    The restriction level for your return train to Vienna, Austria from Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Vienna from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Frankfurt am Main?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • 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?

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

    • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Vienna from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here here.

    How much do cheap trains between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main to cost as little as $47 (€38)  in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a train between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main?
    The train price between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main is on average $53 (€42)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    How far is Frankfurt am Main from Vienna by train?
    The Vienna to Frankfurt am Main train distance is approximately 370 miles (597 km).
    How many hours is the train time to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna?
    The train time from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main is on average 11 h 13 min  for the 370 miles (597 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the train from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main train station do I come into from Vienna?

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arriving in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

    Where is the train station in Vienna? Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, located 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city center.

    What train providers offer a service to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna?
    When taking a train from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet for the best way to get you to Frankfurt am Main. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Are there any direct trains from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main?
    Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
    How many trains per day are there to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna?
    The average number of trains departing Vienna for Frankfurt am Main is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    What are the first and last departure train times from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main?
    You can take the earliest train from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main at 7: 15 AM   or take the last train from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main leaving at 9: 27 PM. Look for the latest Vienna to Frankfurt am Main train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
    How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main to get the best deals?
    If you purchase a train ticket from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $53 (€42) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Vienna
    Frankfurt am Main
    Wien Hbf
    Amenities
    Wien Westbahnhof
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