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Duration 12h 6m
Distance 829 km
Average price 220€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lugano and Vienna takes 12h 6m and the fastest train takes 10h. The train service runs several times per day from Lugano 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

  1. Lugano
  2. Zuerich Hb
  3. Vienna
10h 47m
243€ - 463€

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No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Wien Hbf via Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 47m.

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The distance between Lugano and Vienna is 612 km. The road distance is 829 km.

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Lugano to Vienna train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lugano station.

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Lugano to Vienna train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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There are 2519+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Lugano and Vienna?

You can take a train from Lugano to Vienna via Zuerich Hb in around 10h 47m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 95€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
200€ - 360€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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