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from Berlin to Vienna

You can get from Berlin to Vienna by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Vienna on Sep 18 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:00AMBerlin10h40 07:40PMVienna
1 changes
$401One-way
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09:00AMBerlin10h40 07:40PMVienna
1 changes
$401One-way
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06:00PMBerlin, ZOB9h30 03:30AMVienna
0 changes
$491One-way
01:16PMBerlin Hbf9h33 10:49PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
$721One-way
12:30PMBerlin Hbf8h15 08:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
$1241One-way

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Sat
Sep 18
$72ÖBB | Railjet
$32Flixbus
$546Austrian Airlines
Sun
Sep 19
$62Deutsche Bahn
$35Arda Tur
$116easyJet
Mon
Sep 20
$50Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$329Eurowings Europe
Tue
Sep 21
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$255Eurowings
Wed
Sep 22
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$205Eurowings
Thu
Sep 23
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$255Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$111easyJet
Sat
Sep 25
$50Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$318Austrian Airlines
Sun
Sep 26
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$87easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$168Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$168Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$205Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$50Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$111easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$37Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$218Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$47Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$95easyJet
Mon
Oct 4
$37Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$143Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$37Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$37Deutsche Bahn
$29STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$37Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$155Eurowings Europe

Travel Information between Berlin and Vienna

distanceDistance324 miles (523 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $121
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $29 (€23) • 8 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $121 (€97) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. EasyJet or ÖBB | Railjet

Travel 324 miles (523 km) by bus, flight or train between Berlin and Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€23). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. EasyJet or ÖBB | Railjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Berlin to Vienna.

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Travel from Berlin to Vienna: Journey Details

Traveling from Berlin to Vienna is simple. If you want to make the journey, you can choose between buses, trains, flights and car pooling services like Bla Bla Car. If you are in a hurry to reach Vienna, flying is easily the fastest way to travel, with a flight time of 1 hour 20 minutes. However, you can travel in style on Deutsche Bahn or snuggle up in a coach overnight, saving money in the process.

Return trips from Vienna to Berlin are also available.

How to get from Berlin to Vienna

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Berlin to Vienna there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 48,21% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Berlin to Vienna. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Buses from Berlin to Vienna

Buses from Berlin to Vienna are operated by a range of firms, including Flixbus, Regiojet and Infobus. Flixbus offer 14 direct bus journeys every day and take 9 hours 10 minutes to reach Vienna. Infobus also offer 13 departure slots, and take around 8 hours 50 minutes to complete the journey. Both firms depart from the Südkreuz station, while indirect Regiojet buses leave from Berlin ZOB.

Trains from Berlin to Vienna

Deutsche Bahn runs plenty of trains from Berlin to Vienna, allowing customers to take their pick between morning, afternoon and evening trains. The earliest departure leaves at 4:27 a.m. and the last is at 11:45 p.m. There are no direct trains, so a change will be required en route (often in Prague). The journey takes between 8 hours 50 minutes and 10 hours.

Flights from Berlin to Vienna

Every day, there are between 8 and 13 flights from Berlin to Vienna, with services being provided by Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Air Berlin and Easyjet. The flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes, and no changes are needed. Flights leave morning, afternoon and late into the evening.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Vienna, Austria from Berlin, Germany currently allowed?

International travel from Berlin, Germany to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Germany?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Vienna if traveling from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Austria must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/15/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Vienna from Berlin.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Berlin, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Berlin, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Berlin from Vienna?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/16/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Berlin from Vienna here.

How do I reach Vienna from Berlin?

There are 3 ways to get from Berlin to Vienna: bus, flight or train.

How do I get from Berlin to Vienna the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Vienna is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $29 (€23) compared to other travel options to Vienna:

Taking a bus is usually $92 (€74) less than taking a flight to Vienna, which costs on average $121 (€97) for the same trip.

A bus is $44 (€35) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Berlin to Vienna costing on average $73 (€58).

What is the quickest way from Berlin to Vienna?

The quickest way to travel from Berlin to Vienna is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Vienna by bus can take on average 8 h 45 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 40 min   of travel time.

How far is Vienna from Berlin?

You should expect to travel around 324 miles (523 km) between Berlin and Vienna.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Berlin to Vienna?

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Vienna is:

  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Vienna from Berlin as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Vienna from Berlin, where do I depart from Berlin and where do I arrive in Vienna?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Berlin to Vienna:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Vienna International Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Which travel companies can take me from Berlin to Vienna?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Vienna, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. For buses to Vienna. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Berlin to Vienna tickets on Omio for $29 (€23).
  • EasyJet can take you to Vienna by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Berlin to Vienna for $121 (€97).
  • ÖBB | Railjet can take you to Vienna by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ÖBB | Railjet from Berlin to Vienna for $73 (€58).
Is it possible to travel directly from Berlin to Vienna?

Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Vienna with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 2 direct trains per day to Vienna with ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Railjet.

Direct services to Vienna tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Berlin to Vienna?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Berlin to Vienna often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Prague, Budapest or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Berlin and Vienna itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Vienna and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets from Berlin to Vienna online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Berlin to Vienna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $29 (€23) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $121 (€97) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $73 (€58) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Berlin to Vienna online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Vienna
Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Amenities
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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Refreshments