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There are 12 ways to get from Brussels to Austria by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Vienna  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vienna (VIE) BRU - VIE

$81 - $237

Cheapest option

Fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Salzburg (SZG) BRU - SZG

$50 - $291

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Fly to Ljubljana  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU

$101 - $411

Fly to Innsbruck  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Innsbruck (INN) BRU - INN

$110 - $450

Fly to Linz  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Linz (LNZ) BRU - LNZ

$120 - $440

Fly to Munich, train  •  6 h 54 min

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

$113 - $304

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  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

$217 - $327

Train  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$211 - $311

Bus Turancar  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Wien

$79 - $118

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N136 / ...

$72 - $117

Drive, train  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Brussels 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

$198 - $310

Drive  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Vienna 691.2 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Austria is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 17 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Austria is to fly which costs 70€ - 210€ and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Austria is 762 km. The road distance is 1105.9 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Austria without a car is to train which takes 11 h 12 min and costs 180€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Brussels to Austria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Austria is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 70€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 180€ - 290€ and takes 11 h 12 min, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 17 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Austria is 1106 km. It takes approximately 10 h 4 min to drive from Brussels to Austria.

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Ethiopian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 1433+ hotels available in Austria. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 476 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Austria?

Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Brussels to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Vienna via Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Wien Hbf, and Keplerplatz in around 11 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 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 Brussels to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Brussels to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
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 München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $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 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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