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There are 5 ways to get from Vienna to Keszthely by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Sopron Rex
  2. Take the train from Sopron to Szombathely R
  3. Take the train from Szombathely to Keszthely R / ...

$23 - $36

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Bus, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Szombathely 725
  2. Take the train from Szombathely to Keszthely R / ...

$17 - $28

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Train via Kelenföld  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Balatonszentgyörgy D

$59 - $86

Bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Sasadi út to Keszthely Bercsényi utca 1188

$23 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Keszthely 124 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Keszthely is to bus and train which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Keszthely is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 2 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Keszthely. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Keszthely Bercsényi utca via Budapest Sasadi út. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Keszthely. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Keszthely via Sopron and Szombathely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Keszthely is 173 km. The road distance is 198.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Keszthely without a car is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs 20€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Vienna to Keszthely, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Keszthely is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs 20€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Keszthely.
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  • Distance: 108.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Keszthely, Hungary?

You can take a train from Vienna to Keszthely via Sopron and Szombathely in around 5 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Keszthely via Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and Budapest Sasadi út in around 6 h 43 min.

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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Sopron
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Sopron to Szombathely
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szombathely to Keszthely
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenföld to Balatonszentgyörgy
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Vienna to Keszthely bus services, operated by Volanbusz, arrive at Keszthely Bercsényi utca station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Keszthely is 198 km. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Vienna to Keszthely.

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There are 1510+ hotels available in Keszthely. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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