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Duration 8h 45m
Distance 687.4 km
Average price 150€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Karlsruhe and Vienna takes 8h 45m and the fastest train takes 7h 57m. The train service runs several times per day from Karlsruhe to Vienna. 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 via Stuttgart

  1. Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Muenchen Hbf
  4. Vienna
8h 22m
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91€ - 226€

Karlsruhe to Vienna train times

Trains run every four hours between Karlsruhe and Vienna. The earliest departure is at 02:11 in the morning, and the last departure from Karlsruhe is at 13:05 which arrives into Vienna at 21:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Karlsruhe to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Wien Hbf via Stuttgart Hbf and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 22m.

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The distance between Karlsruhe and Vienna is 592 km. The road distance is 687.4 km.

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Karlsruhe to Vienna train services, operated by Go Ahead BW, depart from Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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Karlsruhe to Vienna train services, operated by Railjet, arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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