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There are 10 ways to get from Greece to Vienna by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly from Thessaloniki  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Vienna (VIE) SKG - VIE

31€ - 194€

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Fly from Athens  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Vienna (VIE) ATH - VIE

36€ - 152€

Fly from Heraklion  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Vienna (VIE) HER - VIE

73€ - 243€

Fly from Rhodes  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Vienna (VIE) RHO - VIE

54€ - 110€

Private transfer to Chania, fly  •  6h 36m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Heraklion to Chania - Airport
  2. Fly from Chania (CHQ) to Vienna (VIE) CHQ - VIE

178€ - 387€

Train, bus  •  21h 28m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Ic
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Wien

79€ - 154€

Bus, train  •  28h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Rj / ...

63€ - 91€

Bus via Budapest  •  29h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest Népliget
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna, Vienna Central Station 902

60€ - 168€

Bus  •  30h 47m

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

94€ - 100€

Drive  •  16h 19m

  1. Drive from Athens to Vienna 1699.4 km

210€ - 320€

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International entry into Austria from Greece

Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Show More. Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), United Kingdom, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican and Cyprus

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Yes, entry into Austria is currently allowed from Greece.

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Vienna is 800 555 621.

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The cheapest way to get from Greece to Vienna is to fly which costs 30€ - 200€ and takes 5h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Greece to Vienna is to fly which costs 30€ - 200€ and takes 5h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greece to Vienna station. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Central Station via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 20m.

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The distance between Greece and Vienna is 1119 km. The road distance is 1699.4 km.

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The best way to get from Greece to Vienna without a car is to train and bus which takes 21h 28m and costs 75€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Greece to Vienna, including transfers.

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Greece to Vienna bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Greece to Vienna is to fly which takes 5h 8m and costs 30€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus via Budapest, which costs 60€ - 170€ and takes 29h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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

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Map of how to get from Greece to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 1119.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between Greece and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Lauda and two other airlines fly from Thessaloníki to Vienna twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Vienna via Budapest, Budapest Népliget in around 29h 20m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 280€
Flights from Heraklion to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 280€
Flights from Rhodes to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Flights from Chania to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 240€
Flights from Heraklion to Vienna via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 270€
Flights from Rhodes to Vienna via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 170€
Flights from Chania to Vienna via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Flights from Heraklion to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 460€
Flights from Heraklion to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 270€
Flights from Rhodes to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 170€
Flights from Rhodes to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 170€
Flights from Chania to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 490€
Lauda
Flights from Thessaloniki to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
14€ - 60€
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
27€ - 65€
Flights from Chania to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
19€ - 100€
Flights from Chania to Vienna via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Heraklion to Vienna via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 650€
Flights from Rhodes to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 500€
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
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Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Crete Taxi Transfers
Phone
+30 693-724-9486
Email
info@cretetaxitransfers.gr
Website
cretetaxitransfers.gr
Shuttle from Heraklion to Chania - Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
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Crete Taxi Transfers
Car (4 passengers)
130€ - 190€
Mini Van (8 passengers)
200€ - 230€
Mini Bus (10 passengers)
230€ - 250€
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Wien
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 75€
Schedules at
ms.mk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna, Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava to Vienna, Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Wien
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Bratislava to Wien
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
28h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
RegioJet
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop to Vienna Main train station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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Vienna is 1h behind Greece. It is currently 11:08 PM in Greece and 10:08 PM in Vienna.

Yes, the driving distance between Greece to Vienna is 1699 km. It takes approximately 16h 19m to drive from Greece to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines, Lauda, Olympic Air and Aegean Airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 2503+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Greece to Thessaloniki Airport is to shuttle which takes 42 min and costs 2€.

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