Vienna to Potsdam train

Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Potsdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Cheapest

59

Average

99

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.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:30AMVienna11h38 09:08PMPotsdam
0 transfers
591One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:30PMVienna14h02 08:32AMPotsdam
0 transfers
1391One-way

Train schedule from Vienna to Potsdam

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Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:30AMVienna11h38 09:08PMPotsdam
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Deutsche Bahn
06:30PMVienna14h02 08:32AMPotsdam
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Vienna to Potsdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Fastest Journey

11 h 38 m

Average

12 h 50 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

522 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Vienna for Potsdam every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:30AMVienna11h38 09:08PMPotsdam
0 transfers
591One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:30PMVienna14h02 08:32AMPotsdam
0 transfers
1391One-way

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Potsdam

distanceDistance323 miles (521 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$73 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Vienna to Potsdam cover the 323 miles (521 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 5 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $73 (€66), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $35 (€31). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Vienna to Potsdam trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Vienna and Potsdam from $35 (€31) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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 Potsdam. 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.

  • Average Price: $35

Travel Tips: Trains from Vienna to Potsdam

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FAQs

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Potsdam, Germany by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Austria?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Potsdam, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 6/24/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Vienna and Potsdam before traveling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Potsdam to Vienna is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Austria from Germany?

Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Potsdam?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 6/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Vienna from Potsdam here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Vienna to Potsdam to cost as little as $35 (€31)  in the next 7 days.
The Vienna to Potsdam train ticket price is on average $73 (€66)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The distance to Potsdam from Vienna by train is approximately 323 miles (521 km).
The Vienna to Potsdam train duration is on average 10 h 5 min, which is to be expected when traveling 323 miles (521 km) between Vienna and Potsdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arriving in Potsdam Hbf.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and travel around 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Potsdam Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Potsdam.

For the trip from Vienna to Potsdam you can take a train with ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Vienna and Potsdam on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Vienna for Potsdam is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Vienna to Potsdam leaves at 5: 10 AM. The last train departing from Vienna to Potsdam leaves at 6: 30 PM. You can find the latest Vienna to Potsdam train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the Vienna to Potsdam train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $73 (€66). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Vienna and Potsdam. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Potsdam
The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your journey to Potsdam from Vienna.

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