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from Vienna to Ulm

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

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Ulm on Dec 5 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h09 07:36AMUlm Hbf
2 changes
$451One-way
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11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h09 07:36AMUlm Hbf
2 changes
$451One-way
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02:30AMVienna8h55 11:25AMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
0 changes
$461One-way
08:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h05 02:35PMUlm Hbf
2 changes
$961One-way
10:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h11 04:41PMUlm Hbf
2 changes
$961One-way

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Sun
Dec 5
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Union Ivkoni International
$313Air Dolomiti
Mon
Dec 6
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$30Flixbus
$84Eurowings
Wed
Dec 8
$56ÖBB | Railjet
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$162Eurowings
Thu
Dec 9
$45Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$150Eurowings
Fri
Dec 10
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$24Flixbus
$90Eurowings

Travel Information between Vienna and Ulm

distanceDistance293 miles (472 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $198
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 8 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $198 (€165) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings Europe or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 293 miles (472 km) by bus, flight or train between Vienna and Ulm. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings Europe or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Vienna to Ulm.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Ulm, Germany if I’m coming from Vienna, Austria?

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

Is international entry into Ulm 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 Ulm, 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 Ulm, 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 12/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Vienna and Ulm closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

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

Am I allowed to reenter Vienna, Austria from Ulm, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Vienna from Ulm?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Austria must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. 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 Vienna from Ulm here.

How do I travel from Vienna to Ulm?

There are 3 ways to travel from Vienna to Ulm including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vienna to Ulm?

The cheapest way to go to Ulm from Vienna is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ulm:

A bus is generally $174 (€145) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $198 (€165) from Vienna to Ulm.

A bus is generally $22 (€18) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $46 (€38) from Vienna to Ulm.

What is the fastest way to get from Vienna to Ulm?

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

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 31 min   on average.

How far is Ulm from Vienna?

Ulm is approximately 293 miles (472 km) away from Vienna.

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

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Ulm is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Vienna to Ulm?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Vienna at Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Ulm at Ulm Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Wien Westbahnhof and tend to arrive in Ulm Hbf.
Who can get me from Vienna to Ulm?

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

  • You can travel by bus from Vienna to Ulm with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Vienna to Ulm tickets for $24 (€20) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Ulm from Vienna by flight with Eurowings Europe. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $198 (€165) with Eurowings Europe from Vienna to Ulm.
  • You can travel by train between Vienna and Ulm with Deutsche Bahn with connection, and you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Vienna to Ulm tickets for $46 (€38) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Vienna to Ulm?

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

  • You'll find 6 direct trains a day to Ulm with.

Direct services to Ulm 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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Vienna to Ulm?
Looking to extend your trip from Vienna to Ulm? Many Omio customers who go from Vienna to Ulm usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Munich, Berlin or Stuttgart. If you're looking to explore Munich, Berlin or Stuttgart from Ulm, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I buy a ticket from Vienna to Ulm online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $24 (€20) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $198 (€165) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $46 (€38) one way on average for this journey.

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