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Travel Information from Vienna to Košice

distanceDistance226 miles (364 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $47
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€26) • 7 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $47 (€45) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Ryanair or RegioJet a. S.

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 226 miles (364 km) to Košice from Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Ryanair or RegioJet a. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Vienna to Košice.

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FAQs

International travel from Vienna, Austria to Košice, Slovakia is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Slovakia if coming from Austria?

Entry into Slovakia is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Košice if traveling from Vienna?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Košice, Slovakia due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Slovakia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Vienna and Košice.

The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Slovakia is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Vienna from Košice restricted?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia.

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

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Košice closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel from Vienna to Košice including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Košice is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $27 (€26) compared to other travel options to Košice:

Taking a bus is about $20 (€19) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $47 (€45) for this trip.

A bus is generally $8 (€8) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $36 (€34) from Vienna to Košice.

The quickest way to travel to Košice from Vienna is by flight, which takes on average 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Košice by bus can take on average 7 h.

In comparison, getting to Košice by train can take on average 12 h 30 min.

The distance is approximately 226 miles (364 km) from Vienna to Košice.

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Košice is:

  • Around 5 buses per day.
  • 13 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Košice from Vienna 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 Vienna to Košice:

  • Buses mostly leave from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and tend to arrive in Košice, Železničná Stanica.
  • Flights from Vienna to Košice most often leave from Vienna International Airport and arrive in Kosice International Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Kosice.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Košice by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Vienna to Košice for $27 (€26).
  • Travel with Ryanair to go to Košice by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ryanair Vienna to Košice tickets on Omio for $47 (€45).
  • RegioJet a. S. Can get you to Košice by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with RegioJet a. S. From Vienna to Košice for $36 (€34) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Vienna to Košice with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus with 1 direct bus per day.
  • You can take a direct train with with 1 direct train per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Košice as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Vienna and Košice.

Many of our customers traveling from Vienna to Košice don't make Košice their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Košice are Prague, Budapest or Kraków, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Košice to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $27 (€26) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $47 (€45) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $36 (€34) one way on average.

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

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