There are 10 ways to get from Aachen to Vienna by train, plane, bus or car

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

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Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Vienna (VIE) CGN - VIE

$106 - $273

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Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Hüls to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 1920

$55 - $95

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Vienna (VIE) DUS - VIE

$94 - $249

Train to Brussels, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vienna (VIE) BRU - VIE

$128 - $286

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Vienna (VIE) FRA - VIE

$135 - $354

Train, train to Dortmund, fly  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Holzwickede Bf
  3. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Vienna (VIE) DTM - VIE

$219 - $534

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$193 - $307

Train  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$182 - $291

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  18 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

$63 - $100

Drive  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Vienna 604.3 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Vienna is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 14 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Vienna is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Bushof and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg via Aachen, Aachen Hüls. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Wien Hbf via Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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The distance between Aachen and Vienna is 795 km. The road distance is 966.8 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 10 h 17 min and costs 160€ - 270€.

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

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Aachen to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aachen, Aachen Hüls station.

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Aachen to Vienna train services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Aachen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Vienna is to train which takes 10 h 17 min and costs 160€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 14 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 497 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Aachen to Vienna via Köln, Dom / Hbf, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 10 h 17 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Aachen to Vienna once a week. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 13 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Dortmund to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Dortmund to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
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 Aachen, Aachen Hüls to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Aachen to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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