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Duration 9h 15m
Distance 677.6 km
Average price 140€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Austria and Germany takes 9h 15m and the fastest train takes 7h 58m. The train service runs several times per day from Austria to Germany. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Wien Hbf
  2. Nuernberg Hbf
  3. Berlin
9h 21m
168€ - 245€

Austria to Germany train times

Trains run every four hours between Vienna and Berlin. The earliest departure is at 06:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Vienna is at 19:04 which arrives into Berlin at 06:41. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Austria to Germany? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Austria to Germany. However, there are services departing from Stephansplatz and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via Wien Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 21m.

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The distance between Austria and Germany is 477 km. The road distance is 677.6 km.

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Austria to Germany train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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Austria to Germany train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Germany. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Austria and Germany?

You can take a train from Vienna to Berlin via Südtiroler Pl. - Hbf., Wien Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 9h 21m.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Nightjet

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