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There are 11 ways to get from Vienna to London by plane, train, car, car train, bus or car ferry

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Fly Vienna to London Heathrow  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to London Heathrow (LHR) VIE - LHR

$109 - $283

Cheapest option

Train to Bratislava, fly to London Stansted  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to London Stansted (STN) BTS - STN

$71 - $242

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Fly Vienna to London Stansted  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to London Stansted (STN) VIE - STN

$88 - $278

Fly Vienna to London Gatwick  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to London Gatwick (LGW) VIE - LGW

$78 - $258

Fly Vienna to London City  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to London City (LCY) VIE - LCY

$136 - $458

Train to Bratislava, fly to London Luton, train  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to London Luton (LTN) BTS - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$125 - $687

Train  •  13h 58m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International

$279 - $525

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  17h 4m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lille Europe Tgv
  5. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Gare de Calais Fréthun Tgv
  6. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  7. Drive from Folkestone to London

$454 - $542

Bus FlixBus  •  25h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to London 1920

$100 - $180

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  28h

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to London Victoria Coach Station

$93 - $161

Drive, car ferry  •  15h 3m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$216 - $313

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to London is to bus which costs 80€ - 140€ and takes 28h.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to London is to fly which costs 90€ - 250€ and takes 5h 6m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at London. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 25h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to London. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Brussel-Zuid/Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 58m.

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The distance between Vienna and London is 1235 km.

The best way to get from Vienna to London without a car is to train which takes 13h 58m and costs 240€ - 460€.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Vienna to London, including transfers.

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Vienna to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to London is to fly which takes 5h 6m and costs 90€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 460€ and takes 13h 58m, you could also bus, which costs 90€ - 160€ and takes 25h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to London.
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  • Distance: 772 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and London, England?

Austrian Airlines, British Airways and six other airlines fly from Vienna to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to London via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 13h 58m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Vienna to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Vienna to London City via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bratislava to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Bratislava to London Stansted via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Bratislava to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Bratislava to London Stansted via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Vienna to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Vienna to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted via Hannover
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Vienna to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Vienna to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to London City via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from Bratislava to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Gare de Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$63 - $66
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Strasbourg to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Gare de Calais Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to London
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
elines.cz
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Vienna to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at London station.

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London is 1h behind Vienna. It is currently 11:11 AM in Vienna and 10:11 AM in London.

Vienna to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras International station.

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