Vienna to Gelsenkirchen train

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Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for May 25

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
09:13AM9h31
Vienna
06:44PMGelsenkirchen
$1501One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
07:33AM9h52
Vienna
05:25PMGelsenkirchen
$1671One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
08:13AM9h51
Vienna
06:04PMGelsenkirchen
$1671One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, May 25
ÖBB | ICE
07:33AM9h52
Vienna
05:25PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:13AM9h31
Vienna
06:44PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
08:13AM9h51
Vienna
06:04PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for May 25

Fastest Journey

9 h 31 m

Average

9 h 44 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

757 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Vienna for Gelsenkirchen every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
09:13AM9h31
Vienna
06:44PMGelsenkirchen
$1501One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
08:13AM9h51
Vienna
06:04PMGelsenkirchen
$1671One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
07:33AM9h52
Vienna
05:25PMGelsenkirchen
$1671One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance469 miles (756 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$138 (€120)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen cover the 469 miles (756 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 12 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $138 (€120), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $54 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Vienna Hbf and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB | ICE from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen trains

For as little as $72 (€63) you can travel by train between Vienna and Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB | ICE. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

The ÖBB ICE is a high-speed train service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB). It is one of the most popular train services in Austria, offering fast and comfortable journeys between major cities. The ICE trains are modern and well-equipped, with comfortable seating, air-conditioning, and power sockets. There are three types of ICE trains: ICE T, ICE S, and ICE Sprinter. The ICE T is the fastest, with speeds of up to 230 km/h, while the ICE S and ICE Sprinter offer slightly slower speeds. The ÖBB ICE offers a range of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include a restaurant car, free Wi-Fi, and a range of entertainment options. The most popular routes for the ÖBB ICE include Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz. These routes offer stunning views of the Austrian countryside and provide a convenient way to travel between major cities.

Train information from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen with ÖBB | ICE:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 6 min
  • Cheapest Price: $72

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen can start from as little as $54 (€47) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Vienna to Gelsenkirchen is $138 (€120); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Vienna to Gelsenkirchen train time is 9 h 12 min   covering the 469 mile (756 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 7: 33 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 10: 10 PM.
There are 3 trains a day from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 10 PM.

When departing from Vienna, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Vienna Hbf, Vienna Airport and Vienna Westbahnhof. When arriving in Gelsenkirchen, you can end your journey in train stations like Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Vienna Hbf, which is located around 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gelsenkirchen Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen by train is June.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Vienna to Gelsenkirchen including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Vienna and Gelsenkirchen

Vienna
Gelsenkirchen
Vienna Hbf is the most popular Vienna railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Vienna for your trip to Gelsenkirchen.
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phone
Phone Number
+43 51717
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 09: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat: 09: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Vienna Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S60, S80
Tram lines: 18, D, O
Bus lines: 13A, 69A, N66, VAL
Train lines: R, RJ, RJX, REX, EC, NJ, EN, ICE, IC
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Vienna, Central Station (Wiedner Gürtel)

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