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from Vienna to Bamberg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Bamberg on Dec 7 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h26 07:53AMBamberg, Bahnhofsvorplatz/Ludwigstraße
3 changes
$451One-way
Cheapest
11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h26 07:53AMBamberg, Bahnhofsvorplatz/Ludwigstraße
3 changes
$451One-way
Other options
07:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)5h48 01:03AMBamberg
0 changes
$781One-way
10:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)5h05 03:20PMBamberg, Bahnhofsvorplatz/Ludwigstraße
1 changes
$961One-way
01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)5h05 06:20PMBamberg, Bahnhofsvorplatz/Ludwigstraße
1 changes
$961One-way

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Travel Information between Vienna and Bamberg

distanceDistance273 miles (440 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$30 - $285
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $30 (€25) • 9 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $285 (€237) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 273 miles (440 km) to Bamberg from Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Vienna to Bamberg.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Vienna, Austria and Bamberg, Germany allowed?

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

Is international entry into Bamberg from Vienna restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bamberg, Germany from Vienna?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bamberg, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 12/5/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Vienna and Bamberg closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Austria from Bamberg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Vienna from Bamberg restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Vienna from Bamberg?

Conditions of reentry 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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Vienna, Austria?

You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 12/1/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Bamberg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Vienna to Bamberg?

You can travel between Vienna and Bamberg 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Vienna to Bamberg?

The cheapest way to go to Bamberg from Vienna is by taking a bus, which costs on average $30 (€25).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bamberg:

Taking a bus is usually $255 (€212) less than taking a flight to Bamberg, which costs on average $285 (€237) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $10 (€8) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $40 (€33) from Vienna to Bamberg.

What is the fastest way from Vienna to Bamberg?

The fastest way from Vienna to Bamberg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 9 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 5 min.

What is the distance between Vienna and Bamberg?

Bamberg is approximately 273 miles (440 km) away from Vienna.

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

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Bamberg is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Vienna and in Bamberg?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) to Bamberg, Bahnhof (Brennerstraße).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Bamberg, Bahnhof.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Vienna to Bamberg?

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

  • You can travel by bus between Vienna and Bamberg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Vienna to Bamberg tickets for $30 (€25) on Omio.
  • You can go to Bamberg from Vienna by plane with Austrian Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $285 (€237) with Austrian Airlines from Vienna to Bamberg on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Vienna to Bamberg with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Vienna to Bamberg tickets for $40 (€33) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Vienna to Bamberg?

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

  • You can find 2 direct trains per day to take to Bamberg with.

Direct services to Bamberg 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.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Vienna to Bamberg?
Your trip from Vienna to Bamberg doesn't have to end in Bamberg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Nuremberg, Munich or Berlin. If you’d like to add Nuremberg, Munich or Berlin to your Vienna to Bamberg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bamberg today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Vienna and Bamberg online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $30 (€25) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $285 (€237) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $40 (€33) one way on average.

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

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