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There are 5 ways to get from Bad Gastein to Vienna by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from Bad Gastein to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...

102€ - 182€

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Train via Wien Westbahnhof  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Bad Gastein to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Westbahnhof 907 / ...

42€ - 51€

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Train #2  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Bad Gastein to Wien Hbf Rj

70€ - 95€

Drive  •  4h

  1. Drive from Bad Gastein to Vienna 394.4 km

35€ - 55€

Train, fly  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Bad Gastein to Klagenfurt Hbf
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Vienna (VIE) KLU - VIE

99€ - 362€

Bad Gastein to Vienna by train

The train journey time between Bad Gastein and Vienna is around 4h 37m and covers a distance of around 405 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 13m. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), RegioJet, Railjet and others, the Bad Gastein to Vienna train service departs from Bad Gastein and arrives in Wien Hbf. Typically 61 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bad Gastein to Vienna train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Bad Gastein to Vienna is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Bad Gastein to Vienna is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 4h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bad Gastein and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 48m.

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The distance between Bad Gastein and Vienna is 271 km. The road distance is 394.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bad Gastein to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs 100€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Bad Gastein to Vienna, including transfers.

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Bad Gastein to Vienna train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Bad Gastein station.

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The quickest flight from Klagenfurt Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Bad Gastein to Vienna train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bad Gastein to Vienna is 394 km. It takes approximately 4h to drive from Bad Gastein to Vienna.

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  • Distance: 271.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 38m

What companies run services between Bad Gastein, Austria and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Bad Gastein to Vienna via Salzburg Hbf in around 4h 38m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 320€
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bad Gastein to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bad Gastein to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bad Gastein to Klagenfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 28€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
18€ - 28€
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 Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
Railjet
Train from Bad Gastein to Klagenfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 160€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Westbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 29€
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bad Gastein to Klagenfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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