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There are 12 ways to get from Aachen to Vienna by train, plane, bus, taxi or car

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Train to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  5h 12m

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

$104 - $271

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Bus  •  15h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N161 / ...

$55 - $93

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5h 58m

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

$93 - $254

Train to Brussels, fly  •  5h 31m

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

$112 - $284

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6h 5m

  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

$129 - $353

Train, train to Dortmund, fly  •  7h 27m

  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

$218 - $533

Train, bus to Luxembourg, fly  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins
  2. Take the bus from Liège to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Vienna (VIE) LUX - VIE

$107 - $356

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  10h 6m

  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

$187 - $296

Train  •  10h 45m

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

$181 - $280

Taxi, train, drive  •  10h 25m

  1. Take a taxi from Aachen to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Vienna

$341 - $472

Train, bus  •  19h 57m

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Re1
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Am Stufstock to Vienna Central Bus Station VIB Dortmund - Varna / ...

$101 - $155

Drive  •  8h 46m

  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€ - 85€ and takes 15h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Vienna is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 240€ and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 30m.

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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 10h 6m.

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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 10h 6m and costs 160€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Aachen to Vienna, including transfers.

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Aachen to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße 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 10h 6m and costs 160€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 85€ and takes 15h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 497 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

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

You can take a train from Aachen to Vienna via Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 10h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aachen to Vienna via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 15h 30m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Dortmund to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vienna via Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vienna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Dortmund to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
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
39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
5 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
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
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 Liège to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Cologne / Bonn Airport Busterminal to Vienna Central Bus Station VIB
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
Karat-S
Bus from Düsseldorf Am Stufstock to Vienna Central Bus Station VIB
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
Karat-S
Other operators
Taxi from Aachen to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
46m
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Taxi-Mini-Car GmbH
Phone
+49 241/900700
Website
taxi-minicar-aachen.de
Central Car Autovermietung
Phone
+49 241/406487
Website
central-car.de
Alfa Funkzentrale GmbH
Phone
+49 241/22222
Website
alfataxi.de

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The quickest flight from Cologne Bonn Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Aachen to Vienna train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aachen to Vienna is 967 km. It takes approximately 8h 46m to drive from Aachen to Vienna.

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easyJet, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Cologne Bonn Airport to Vienna Airport.

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