There are 8 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Basel, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Vienna (VIE) BSL - VIE

$107 - $330

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Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N391

$55 - $95

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Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Vienna (VIE) ZRH - VIE

$126 - $374

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Vienna (VIE) STR - VIE

$119 - $289

Train via München Hbf  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to München Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte Wb

$168 - $252

Train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$179 - $273

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

$60 - $85

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna 538.4 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 19 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna is to bus and fly which costs 90€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Freiburg and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Wien Mitte via München Hbf and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

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The distance between Freiburg im Breisgau and Vienna is 633 km. The road distance is 861.5 km.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 9 h 37 min and costs 140€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna, including transfers.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna is to train which takes 9 h 37 min and costs 140€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 13 h 45 min.

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  • Distance: 395.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna via München Hbf and Salzburg Hbf in around 9 h 37 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 13 h 45 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
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 Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Freiburg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $40
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Freiburg to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Wien Mitte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna is 861 km. It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna.

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Sky Work Airlines, easyJet, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Basel Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Freiburg im Breisgau to Vienna bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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