There are 11 ways to get from London to Vienna by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Heathrow to Vienna  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Vienna (VIE) LHR - VIE

$110 - $280

Cheapest option

Fly London Stansted to Bratislava, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bratislava (BTS) STN - BTS
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg

$68 - $237

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Fly London Gatwick to Vienna  •  5 h

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Vienna (VIE) LGW - VIE

$79 - $259

Fly London Stansted to Vienna  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Vienna (VIE) STN - VIE

$88 - $278

Train to London Luton, fly to Vienna  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Vienna (VIE) LTN - VIE

$91 - $406

Train to Southend, fly to Vienna  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Vienna (VIE) SEN - VIE

$71 - $1,239

Train  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj

$309 - $594

Bus FlixBus  •  25 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 1920

$90 - $150

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  27 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

$86 - $122

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Drive from München Ost to Vienna

$488 - $629

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Vienna

$211 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Vienna is to bus which costs £65 - £95 and takes 27 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Vienna is to fly which costs £80 - £220 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. Services depart twice a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 25 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Vienna. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Wien Hbf via Paris Est, Stuttgart Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 12 min.

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The distance between London and Vienna is 772 miles.

The best way to get from London to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 14 h 12 min and costs £230 - £450.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from London to Vienna, including transfers.

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

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London to Vienna train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Vienna is to fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs £80 - £220. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £230 - £450 and takes 14 h 12 min, you could also bus, which costs £65 - £120 and takes 25 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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London to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Map of how to get from London to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 772 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between London, England and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, British Airways and eight other airlines fly from London to Vienna every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Vienna via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, Stuttgart Hbf, and München Hbf in around 14 h 12 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from London Luton to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from London Luton to Vienna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from London Gatwick to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from London Stansted to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from London Stansted to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from London Stansted to Vienna via Hannover
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Bratislava via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
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 Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators

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