The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Vienna to Graz will cost around $ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.
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2 h 35 m
2 h 43 m
Trains per day
Of the 10 train that leave Vienna for Graz every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 145 km distance in an average of 2 h 43 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2 h 35 m .
The slowest train will take 3 h 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
3 hours 55 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$14|
|Trains depart from:||Vienna|
|Trains arrive in:||Graz|
|Train Companies:||ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet|
The train connection between Vienna Central Station and Graz Central Station provides passenger transport between the two largest Austrian cities. The Vienna - Graz trains are used by many students and congress participants, but also by tourists. The journey is offered by ÖBB with the Railjet and thus creates a direct connection between the two cities. The train journey takes approx. 2.5 hours. The departure times are from early in the morning from 6 am until shortly before midnight, during the day the train leaves about every half hour in Vienna. There are numerous direct journeys, partly the Vienna - Graz train journeys are connected however with once or twice changing.
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You can get a good overview of the old town of Graz from the Schloßberg in Graz. The 123m large rock forms the core of the old town and is part of the UNESCO World Heritage. In addition to a panoramic view, visitors will find the city's landmark, the tower, as well as the bell tower, a deep well and remains of a former fortification.
The train connection Vienna - Graz starts in the centre of the capital. The new Wiener Hauptbahnhof offers direct and attractive possibilities to travel with the underground line U1 from the city center and other parts of the city. The S-Bahn of the west-east axis, as well as the tram lines 18, D and O also provide convenient connections. In addition, bus lines 13A and 69 A as well as the airport bus from Vienna Airport are available.
Arrival of the Vienna - Graz trains is the Grazer Hauptbahnhof, which has numerous connections to the city center, the congress center and other stops. The trams S 1 and S 7, the S 5 and the Stadtbus 32 ensure a comfortable journey for tourists and travelers on business throughout the day.