There are 5 ways to get from Hamburg to Vienna 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 from Hamburg  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Vienna (VIE) HAM - VIE

$76 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N66

$55 - $95

3 alternative options

Train to Bremen, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Vienna (VIE) BRE - VIE

$118 - $265

Train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Wien Hbf Ice

$180 - $270

Drive  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Vienna 610.2 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Vienna is to bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 14 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Vienna is to fly which costs 65€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Vienna is 744 km. The road distance is 976.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Hamburg to Vienna, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Dammtor and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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

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  • Distance: 465.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and three other airlines fly from Hamburg to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hamburg to Vienna once daily. Tickets cost $180 - $270 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Bremen to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Bremen to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Bremen to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Bremen to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Bremen to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Hamburg Dammtor to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $270
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 Hamburg to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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