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Travel Information between Gießen and Vienna

distanceDistance383 miles (617 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$43 - $49
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $43 (€35) • 15 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $49 (€40) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 383 miles (617 km) to Vienna from Gießen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $43 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Ryanair, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Gießen to Vienna.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Austria due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Vienna from Gießen?

Travel between Gießen, Germany and Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Austria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Vienna from Gießen?

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Vienna, Austria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/20/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Gießen to Vienna.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Gießen, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

Return travel to Gießen, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Austria?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Austria?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • 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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Gießen, Germany was last verified on 10/21/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Gießen from Vienna.

What are the ways to get from Gießen to Vienna?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Gießen to Vienna. You can take a flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Vienna from Gießen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $43 (€35).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Vienna:

A bus is $6 (€5) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Gießen to Vienna costing on average $49 (€40).

Taking a bus is about $4 (€3) less than taking a train, which costs on average $46 (€38) for this route.

What is the fastest way to get from Gießen to Vienna?

The fastest way from Gießen to Vienna is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Vienna that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Vienna by bus can take on average 15 h 10 min.

In comparison, getting to Vienna by train can take on average 7 h 23 min.

What is the distance between Gießen and Vienna?

The distance from Gießen to Vienna is approximately 383 miles (617 km).

How many services a day are there to Vienna from Gießen?

The average frequency per day from Gießen to Vienna is:

  • Around 8 trains per day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Gießen to Vienna:

  • Buses mostly leave from Gießen, Mathematikum and tend to arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Trains from Gießen to Vienna most often leave from Gießen and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Which travel companies can take me from Gießen to Vienna?

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

  • Ryanair can get you to Vienna by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Gießen to Vienna for $49 (€40) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Vienna. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Gießen to Vienna tickets on Omio for $43 (€35).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection to go to Vienna by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Gießen to Vienna tickets on Omio for $46 (€38).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Gießen to Vienna?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Gießen 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 Gießen and Vienna itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Vienna and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Vienna from Gießen online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $49 (€40) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $43 (€35) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $46 (€38) one way on average.

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

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