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There are 7 ways to get from České Švýcarsko to Vienna by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Wien Hbf Rj

95€ - 136€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 060 / ...

31€ - 50€

5 alternative options

Train via Prague  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

57€ - 106€

Train via Kolín  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the train from Rybniste to Mlada Boleslav Hlavni Nadrazi Re
  2. Take the train from Mladá Boleslav hl.n. to Kolín R22 / ...
  3. Take the train from Kolin to Wien Hbf Rj

42€ - 64€

Drive  •  5h 6m

  1. Drive from České Švýcarsko to Vienna 466 km

45€ - 70€

Train to Prague, fly  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vienna (VIE) PRG - VIE

89€ - 216€

Train to Dresden, fly  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from Schoena to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Vienna (VIE) DRS - VIE

92€ - 314€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from České Švýcarsko to Vienna is to bus which costs 850 Kč - 1 400 Kč and takes 7h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from České Švýcarsko to Vienna is to train and fly which costs 2 400 Kč - 6 000 Kč and takes 5h 1m.

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The distance between České Švýcarsko and Vienna is 329 km. The road distance is 466 km.

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The best way to get from České Švýcarsko to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 6h 16m and costs 2 600 Kč - 3 700 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6h 16m to get from České Švýcarsko to Vienna, including transfers.

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The best way to get from České Švýcarsko to Vienna is to train which takes 6h 16m and costs 2 600 Kč - 3 700 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 850 Kč - 1 400 Kč and takes 7h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between České Švýcarsko to Vienna is 466 km. It takes approximately 5h 6m to drive from České Švýcarsko to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 2331+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 329 km
  • Duration: 6h 16m

What companies run services between České Švýcarsko, Ústecký kraj, Czech Republic and Vienna, Austria?

Railjet operates a train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Wien Hbf once daily. Tickets cost 65€ - 100€ and the journey takes 5h 50m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg hourly. Tickets cost 23€ - 29€ and the journey takes 6h 9m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
220€ - 800€
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 360€
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 250€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 360€
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 360€
Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
Railjet
Train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 10€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
Business
7€ - 10€
1st Class
8€ - 10€
Train from Rybniste to Mlada Boleslav Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
4€ - 5€
Business
5€ - 7€
1st Class
5€ - 7€
Train from Mlada Boleslav Hlavni Nadrazi to Kolin
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2€ - 5€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
2€ - 4€
Business
3€ - 5€
1st Class
3€ - 5€
Train from Kolin to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 25€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
14€ - 18€
Business
20€ - 25€
1st Class
21€ - 25€
Train from Schoena to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
2€ - 3€
Business
3€ - 4€
1st Class
3€ - 4€
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Phone
+42 023 470 4560
Website
pid.cz
Train from Mladá Boleslav hl.n. to Kolín
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Schoena to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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