How to travel from Vienna to Merseburg

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Travel Information between Vienna and Merseburg

distanceDistance291 miles (470 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$91 - $359
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $91 (€79) • 9 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $359 (€312) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM Cityhopper or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 291 miles (470 km) from Vienna to Merseburg. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, KLM Cityhopper or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna to Merseburg.

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Travel Tips: Travel to Merseburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Vienna to Merseburg.

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Merseburg, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Austria enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 1/24/23. 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 to Merseburg from Vienna.

Return travel to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Austria from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Austria:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Vienna, Austria was last verified on 1/9/23. 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 Vienna from Merseburg.

You can travel from Vienna to Merseburg 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Merseburg is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $91 (€79) compared to other travel options to Merseburg:

A bus is $268 (€233) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Vienna to Merseburg costing on average $359 (€312).

Taking a bus is usually $46 (€40) less than taking a train to Merseburg, which costs on average $137 (€119) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Vienna to Merseburg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h.

In comparison, getting to Merseburg by train can take on average 8 h 6 min.

You should expect to travel around 291 miles (470 km) between Vienna and Merseburg.

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Merseburg is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Vienna and Merseburg 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 when traveling from Vienna to Merseburg:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Merseburg.
  • Most travelers board their train from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Merseburg.

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

  • You can travel between Vienna and Merseburg by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $91 (€79) with Flixbus from Vienna to Merseburg.
  • You can travel by plane between Vienna and Merseburg with KLM Cityhopper, and you can find KLM Cityhopper Vienna to Merseburg tickets for $359 (€312) on Omio.
  • You can go to Merseburg from Vienna by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $137 (€119) with Deutsche Bahn from Vienna to Merseburg on Omio.
Your trip from Vienna to Merseburg doesn't have to end in Merseburg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Leipzig or Halle. If you’d like to add Berlin, Leipzig or Halle to your Vienna to Merseburg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Merseburg today!

Before traveling from Vienna to Merseburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $91 (€79) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket costs $359 (€312) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $137 (€119) one way.

But we recommend booking Vienna to Merseburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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