How to travel from Vienna to Winterthur

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Travel Information to Winterthur from Vienna

distanceDistance355 miles (573 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$53 - $235
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $53 (€46) • 14 h 46 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $235 (€205) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 355 miles (573 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Vienna and Winterthur. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $53 (€46). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna to Winterthur.

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FAQs

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Winterthur, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Austria enter Switzerland?

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 Winterthur from Vienna?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

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 Winterthur from Vienna.

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

Is my journey back to Vienna from Winterthur restricted?

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

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

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 1/9/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Winterthur closer to your date of departure here.

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

The cheapest way to travel to Winterthur from Vienna is by taking a bus with an average price of $53 (€46).

This is compared to other travel options to Winterthur:

Taking a bus is usually $183 (€159) less than taking a flight to Winterthur, which costs on average $235 (€205) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $34 (€30) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $87 (€76) from Vienna to Winterthur.

The fastest way from Vienna to Winterthur is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 46 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 10 h 5 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 355 miles (573 km) between Vienna and Winterthur.

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Winterthur is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • Around 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Winterthur 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 Winterthur:

  • Buses mostly leave from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and tend to arrive in Winterthur, Lagerhausstrasse / Archstrasse.
  • Trains from Vienna to Winterthur most often leave from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Winterthur.

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

  • You can go to Winterthur from Vienna by bus with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $53 (€46) with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Vienna to Winterthur on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Vienna and Winterthur with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Vienna to Winterthur tickets for $235 (€205) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Winterthur from Vienna by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $87 (€76) with Deutsche Bahn from Vienna to Winterthur.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Vienna to Winterthur often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Zurich, Munich or Milan. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Vienna and Winterthur itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Winterthur and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $53 (€46) one way.
  • A plane ticket costs $235 (€205) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $87 (€76) one way.

But we recommend booking Vienna to Winterthur 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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