|Distance||368 miles (593 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$44 - $183|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $44 (€38) • 15 h 50 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $183 (€159) • 8 h 2 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or ÖBB | InterCity|
Travel 368 miles (593 km) by bus or train between Vienna and Karlsruhe. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 8 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $44 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or ÖBB | InterCity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Vienna to Karlsruhe.
Travel between Vienna, Austria and Karlsruhe, Germany is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 3/22/23. 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 between Vienna and Karlsruhe.
The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Austria:
You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 3/8/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Karlsruhe closer to your date of departure here.
There are 2 ways that you can travel to Karlsruhe from Vienna. You can take a bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Vienna and Karlsruhe is by taking a bus with an average price of $44 (€38).
This is compared to other travel options to Karlsruhe:
Taking a bus is usually $139 (€121) less than taking a train to Karlsruhe, which costs on average $183 (€159) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Karlsruhe from Vienna is by train with an average travel time of 8 h 2 min.
Other travel options to Karlsruhe can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 15 h 50 min.
The distance from Vienna to Karlsruhe is approximately 368 miles (593 km).
The average frequency per day from Vienna to Karlsruhe is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Vienna to Karlsruhe as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Vienna to Karlsruhe:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Vienna to Karlsruhe with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Karlsruhe as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Vienna to Karlsruhe.
When planning your trip from Vienna to Karlsruhe, 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 Vienna to Karlsruhe online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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