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from Magdeburg to Vienna

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

Our recommendation

To get from Magdeburg to Vienna on Jan 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:03PMMagdeburg Hbf8h42 08:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
3 changes
$791One-way
Cheapest
11:08PMMagdeburg Hbf11h37 10:45AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
$461One-way
Other options
12:00PMMagdeburg Hbf8h45 08:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
$791One-way
10:00AMMagdeburg Hbf7h45 05:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
$971One-way
10:03AMMagdeburg Hbf8h42 06:45PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
3 changes
$971One-way

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Travel Information to Vienna from Magdeburg

distanceDistance342 miles (551 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$43 - $126
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $43 (€36) • 14 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $126 (€105) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 342 miles (551 km) by flight, bus or train to Vienna from Magdeburg. 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 $43 (€36). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Magdeburg to Vienna.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Magdeburg, Germany and Vienna, Austria allowed?

Travel from Magdeburg, Germany to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Vienna from Magdeburg restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Vienna, Austria from Magdeburg?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Vienna, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/13/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Vienna from Magdeburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Magdeburg, Germany from Vienna, Austria due to COVID-19?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Magdeburg, 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 Magdeburg from Vienna?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Magdeburg, 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 1/15/22. 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 Magdeburg from Vienna here.

How do I get from Magdeburg to Vienna?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Magdeburg and Vienna. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Magdeburg to Vienna?

The cheapest way to go to Vienna from Magdeburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $43 (€36).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Vienna:

Taking a bus is about $83 (€69) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $126 (€105) for this route.

A bus is $2 (€2) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Magdeburg to Vienna costing on average $46 (€38).

What is the quickest way from Magdeburg to Vienna?

The fastest way to get to Vienna from Magdeburg is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Vienna can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 14 h   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 8 h 42 min.

What is the distance from Magdeburg to Vienna?

The distance is approximately 342 miles (551 km) from Magdeburg to Vienna.

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

The average frequency per day from Magdeburg to Vienna is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Magdeburg and Vienna, what are the departure and arrival points in Magdeburg and Vienna?

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

  • Buses from Magdeburg to Vienna most often leave from Magdeburg, ZOB and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Trains from Magdeburg to Vienna most often leave from Magdeburg Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Who can get me from Magdeburg to Vienna?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Magdeburg to Vienna:

  • You can travel between Magdeburg and Vienna by flight with Eurowings. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $126 (€105) with Eurowings from Magdeburg to Vienna.
  • You can travel by bus from Magdeburg to Vienna with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Magdeburg to Vienna tickets for $43 (€36) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Magdeburg to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $46 (€38) with Deutsche Bahn from Magdeburg to Vienna.

Is there a direct service to Vienna from Magdeburg?

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

  • You can find 5 direct trains per day to Vienna with.

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.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Magdeburg and Vienna ends?

Your trip from Magdeburg to Vienna doesn't have to end in Vienna. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Prague, Budapest or Munich. If you’d like to add Prague, Budapest or Munich to your Magdeburg to Vienna tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Vienna today!

How early should I purchase tickets to Vienna from Magdeburg online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $126 (€105) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost $43 (€36) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $46 (€38) one way on average.

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

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