There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Vienna by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Vienna (VIE) OTP - VIE

$74 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus Mayer & Mayer Reisen  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Vienna

$20 - $62

4 alternative options

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Vienna

Train  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D

$110 - $170

EuroNight  •  20 h 21 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Wien Hauptbahnhof Dacia

$40 - $65

Drive  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Vienna 671.9 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Vienna is to bus which costs $20 - $65 and takes 22 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Vienna is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs $70 - $220.

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The distance between Bucharest and Vienna is 856 km. The road distance is 1075 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Bucharest to Vienna, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest and arriving at Vienna. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 19 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Vienna, Austria?

Tarom, Austrian Airlines and LOT fly from Bucharest to Vienna every 4 hours. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Bucharest to Vienna 6 times a week, and the journey takes 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vienna via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Wien Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
20 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Vienna
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $60
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro

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