There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Vienna by plane, bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Istanbul  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Vienna (VIE) IST - VIE

$84 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus, night train, EuroNight  •  44 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cerkezkoy
  2. Take the night train from Çerkezköy to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  3. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Wien Hauptbahnhof

$64 - $94

5 alternative options

Fly from Sabiha Gokcen  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Vienna (VIE) SAW - VIE

$72 - $261

Bus, train  •  26 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Graz
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...

$117 - $137

Bus  •  30 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Wien Erdberg

$156 - $167

Night train, train  •  40 h 58 min

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord Bosphor Express
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D

$140 - $204

Drive  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Vienna 974.8 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Vienna is to bus and night train and EuroNight which costs 290 ₺ - 440 ₺ and takes 44 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Vienna is to fly which takes 5 h 8 min and costs 390 ₺ - 1.000 ₺.

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The distance between Istanbul and Vienna is 1274 km. The road distance is 1560 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Istanbul to Vienna, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Vienna, Austria?

Turkish Airlines and Austrian Airlines fly from Istanbul to Vienna every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Vienna via Burgas, Wien Erdberg, and Erdberg in around 30 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Istanbul to Vienna via Ankara
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Vienna via Antalya
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Çerkezköy to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Website
bdz.bg
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
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Graz
Ave. Duration
22 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$86
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Burgas to Wien Erdberg
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$129
Schedules at
karat-s.com
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Cerkezkoy
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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