There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Vienna by plane, bus, train, car ferry, night train or car

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Fly to Vienna  •  5h 16m

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

46€ - 217€

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Fly to Bratislava, bus  •  8h 56m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bratislava (BTS) BCN - BTS
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport

46€ - 167€

Train  •  19h 7m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf Rjx

263€ - 374€

Bus  •  28h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Munich, Munich central bus station N728
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Vienna, Vienna Central Station N36 / ...

89€ - 107€

Bus, train  •  30h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Munich
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf Rjx

173€ - 245€

Car ferry, train, night train  •  35h 3m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Genoa
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Milano Lambrate Re
  3. Take the night train from Milano Lambrate to Wien Hbf Nj

141€ - 201€

Drive  •  17h 3m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Vienna 1787.5 km

190€ - 280€

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Vienna is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 5h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Vienna is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Vienna station. However, there are services departing from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Central Station via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Wien Hbf via Gare d'Austerlitz, Paris l'Est and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 7m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Vienna is 1350 km. The road distance is 1787.5 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 19h 7m and costs 260€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Barcelona to Vienna, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord station.

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Barcelona to Vienna train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Vienna is to fly which takes 5h 16m and costs 45€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 260€ - 380€ and takes 19h 7m, you could also bus, which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 28h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 1349.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Vienna, Austria?

Level, Austrian Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Barcelona to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Vienna via Paris Gare De Lyon, Gare d'Austerlitz, Gare de l'Est, Paris l'Est, and Muenchen Hbf in around 19h 7m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bratislava via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
Flights from Barcelona to Bratislava via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Barcelona to Bratislava via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Barcelona to Bratislava via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bratislava via Sofia
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Flights from Barcelona to Bratislava via Lviv
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
85€ - 250€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 170€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Barcelona to Bratislava via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 250€
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 150€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
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 Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
Railjet
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Milano Lambrate
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
17€ - 19€
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Milano Lambrate to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Vienna, Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Barcelona to Munich
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Barcelona to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna, Vienna Central Station.

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Barcelona to Vienna train services, operated by Railjet, arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Vienna is 1787 km. It takes approximately 17h 3m to drive from Barcelona to Vienna.

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Vueling Airlines, Level, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Vienna bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 2650+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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