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There are 12 ways to get from Austria to Spain by plane, train, bus, night train 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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Fly Vienna to Barcelona  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Barcelona (BCN) VIE - BCN

$87 - $254

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Fly Vienna to Valencia  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Valencia (VLC) VIE - VLC

$107 - $320

Fly Vienna to Madrid  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Madrid (MAD) VIE - MAD

$99 - $391

Fly Vienna to Malaga  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Malaga (AGP) VIE - AGP

$103 - $309

Train to Munich, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Barcelona (BCN) MUC - BCN

$93 - $280

Train to Munich, fly to Madrid  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Madrid (MAD) MUC - MAD

$100 - $307

Train to Zurich, fly to Barcelona  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Barcelona (BCN) ZRH - BCN

$105 - $348

Train  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$424 - $565

Bus ALSA  •  32 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Timisoara
  2. Take the bus from Timisoara to Madrid Estacion Sur

$181 - $291

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  42 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Madrid Avenida America

$143 - $222

Night train, train  •  33 h 17 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville R
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$299 - $490

Drive  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Madrid 1486 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Austria to Spain is to fly which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austria to Spain is to fly which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Austria and Spain is 1595 km. The road distance is 2377.5 km.

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The best way to get from Austria to Spain without a car is to train which takes 23 h 57 min and costs 360€ - 500€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Austria to Spain, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Austria to Spain is to fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs 75€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 360€ - 500€ and takes 23 h 57 min, you could also bus, which costs 150€ - 260€ and takes 32 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austria to Spain is 2378 km. It takes approximately 22 h 37 min to drive from Austria to Spain.

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Level, Vueling Airlines, Eurowings and three other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 327+ hotels available in Spain. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 996.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

What companies run services between Austria and Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Eurowings and 10 other airlines fly from Vienna to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Madrid via Keplerplatz, Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Avignon TGV, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 23 h 57 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Munich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Munich to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Munich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Munich to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Munich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Munich to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Munich to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Munich to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Vienna to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Vienna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Vienna to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Vienna to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
19 h 46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Wien to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Timisoara to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
alsa.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Vienna International Busterminal to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Madrid Avenida America
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
elines.cz

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