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There are 7 ways to get from Lille to Vienna by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Brussels, fly

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vienna (VIE)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lille Bus Station Europe to Vienna Central Bus Station VIB

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Train to Paris CDG, fly

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Vienna (VIE)

Train, bus to Charleroi, fly

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the bus from Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West to Charleroi Airport
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Vienna (VIE)

Train

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf

Bus via Brussels

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels-North train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Vienna Central Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Lille to Vienna
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International entry into Austria from France

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Conditions of entry into Austria from France

  • There are no current restrictions
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Yes, entry into Austria is currently allowed from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vienna is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vienna is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Austria.

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Last updated: 16 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Lille to Vienna is to bus which costs €45 - €65 and takes 23h.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Vienna is to train and fly which costs €75 - €600 and takes 5h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lille Bus Station Europe station and arriving at Vienna Central Bus Station VIB station. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe and arriving at Wien Hbf via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 21m.

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It is 998 km from Lille to Vienna. It is approximately 1214.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lille to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 15h 21m and costs €110 - €460.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from Lille to Vienna, including transfers.

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Lille to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lille station.

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Lille to Vienna train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lille Europe station.

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The best way to get from Lille to Vienna is to train which takes 15h 21m and costs €110 - €460. Alternatively, you can bus via Brussels, which costs €60 - €85 and takes 21h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Lille to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 998.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between Lille, France and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Lille to Vienna via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 15h 21m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Vienna via Brussels-North train station in around 21h 35m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €650
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €500
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €490
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €140
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€32 - €38
1st Class
€27 - €32
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €50
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Belgian Railways
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2nd Class
€90 - €130
1st Class
€140 - €200
Bus operators
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Email
info@flibco.com
Website
flibco.com
Bus from Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West to Charleroi Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Flibco
Standard Ticket
€11 - €14
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Lille Bus Station Europe to Vienna Central Bus Station VIB
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Union Ivkoni

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

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

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Lille to Vienna train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille to Vienna is 1214 km. It takes approximately 10h 31m to drive from Lille to Vienna.

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Ethiopian Airlines, KLM, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Vienna Airport.

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