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Duration 6h 30m
Distance 212.5 km
Average price 7 532 Ft
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Vienna and Balatonkenese takes 6h 30m and the fastest train takes 4h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Vienna to Balatonkenese. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Wien Hbf
  2. Budapest-Kelenfoeld
  3. Balatonkenese
4h 40m
3 704 Ft - 8 228 Ft

Vienna to Balatonkenese train times

Trains run four times a day between Vienna and Balatonkenese. The earliest departure is at 09:42 in the morning, and the last departure from Vienna is at 19:42 which arrives into Balatonkenese at 08:12. All services require a transfer at Budapest-Kelenfoeld and take an average of 6h 30m. 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 Vienna to Balatonkenese? 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 Vienna to Balatonkenese. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Balatonkenese via Budapest-Kelenfoeld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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The distance between Vienna and Balatonkenese is 184 km. The road distance is 212.5 km.

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

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Vienna to Balatonkenese train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Balatonkenese station.

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There are 204+ hotels available in Balatonkenese. Prices start at 27 500 Ft per night.

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