There are 9 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Vienna by train, plane, 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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Train to Zurich, fly to Vienna  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Vienna (VIE) ZRH - VIE

$96 - $307

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Gallen to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N391

$43 - $68

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Train to Altenrhein, fly to Vienna  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Heerbrugg to Rheineck
  2. Fly from Altenrhein (ACH) to Vienna (VIE) ACH - VIE

$168 - $1,021

Train to Innsbruck, fly to Vienna  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Feldkirch to Innsbruck Hbf
  2. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Vienna (VIE) INN - VIE

$160 - $431

Train to Zurich, fly to Graz, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Graz (GRZ) ZRH - GRZ
  3. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf

$160 - $444

Train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG 78-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Buchs SG to Wien Hbf Rj

$96 - $196

Bus Eurolines CH  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Sankt Gallen to Wien

$50 - $85

Night train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the night train from Bregenz to Wien Hbf Nj

$104 - $173

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Vienna 404.2 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Vienna is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 70 and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Vienna is to train and fly which costs SFr 160 - SFr 1100 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Vienna is 539 km. The road distance is 646.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Vienna, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sankt Gallen and arriving at Wien. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canton of St. Gallen to Vienna. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Wien Hbf via Buchs SG. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

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The nearest airport to Vienna is Vienna (VIE) Airport which is 17.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Bratislava (BTS) (61.5 km), Brno (BRQ) (106.8 km), Graz (GRZ) (151.7 km) and Budapest (BUD) (232.4 km).

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Canton of St. Gallen to Vienna train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Bregenz station.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 337 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Vienna via Buchs SG in around 8 h 24 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Sankt Gallen to Vienna once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Innsbruck to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Zurich to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Altenrhein to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Heerbrugg to Rheineck
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Heerbrugg to Rheineck
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Feldkirch to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Bregenz to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Feldkirch to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Sankt Gallen to Wien
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from St. Gallen to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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