You can get from Berlin to Vienna by train, bus or flight.
To get from Berlin to Vienna on Dec 03 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||324 miles (523 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$85 - $178|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $85 (€78) • 8 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $137 (€125) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Eurowings or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Travel 324 miles (523 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Vienna from Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $85 (€78). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Berlin to Vienna.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Travel from Berlin, Germany to Vienna, Austria is: Unrestricted.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Vienna from Berlin closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from Austria is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. 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.
There are 4 ways that you can travel between Berlin and Vienna. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Vienna from Berlin is by taking a bus, which costs on average $85 (€78).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Vienna:
Taking a bus is about $51 (€47) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $137 (€125) for this route.
A bus is $93 (€85) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Berlin to Vienna costing on average $178 (€163).
The fastest way to get to Vienna from Berlin is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.
Other travel options to Vienna can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 35 min of travel time.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 8 h 32 min.
The distance is approximately 324 miles (523 km) from Berlin to Vienna.
The average frequency per day from Berlin to Vienna is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Vienna from Berlin as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points 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:
Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Vienna with the following travel companies:
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 journey.
When planning your trip from Berlin to Vienna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
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.
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