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

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Train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$153 - $239

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N236 / ...

$51 - $81

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Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte Wb / ...

$148 - $223

Bus Turancar  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Wien

$50 - $85

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Kaiserslautern to Vienna 487.3 miles

$100 - $150

Train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Vienna (VIE) SCN - VIE

$259 - $938

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Vienna (VIE) FRA - VIE

$113 - $317

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Vienna (VIE) STR - VIE

$111 - $281

Train, bus to Luxembourg, fly  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Vienna (VIE) LUX - VIE

$104 - $341

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Vienna (VIE) CGN - VIE

$143 - $329

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Vienna is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 11 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Vienna is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring and arriving at Wien. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaiserslautern to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arriving at Wien Hbf via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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The distance between Kaiserslautern and Vienna is 644 km. The road distance is 779.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kaiserslautern to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 8 h 45 min and costs 130€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 45 min to get from Kaiserslautern to Vienna, including transfers.

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Kaiserslautern to Vienna bus services, operated by Turancar, depart from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring station.

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Kaiserslautern to Vienna train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kaiserslautern Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Kaiserslautern to Vienna is to train which takes 8 h 45 min and costs 130€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 11 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Kaiserslautern to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 402.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Kaiserslautern to Vienna via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 8 h 45 min. Alternatively, Turancar operates a bus from Kaiserslautern to Vienna once a week. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Saarbrucken to Vienna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Saarbrucken to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Saarbrucken to Vienna via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Saarbrucken to Vienna via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
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
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Vienna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
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 Kaiserslautern Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
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
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Wien
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
turancar.sk
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 Kaiserslautern to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu

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