There are 11 ways to get from London to Vienna by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Vienna  •  4 h 58 min

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

$110 - $280

Cheapest option

Train to Southend, fly to Vienna  •  5 h 34 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

9 alternative options

Fly London Gatwick to Vienna  •  5 h 12 min

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

$79 - $259

Fly London Stansted to Vienna  •  5 h 19 min

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

$88 - $278

Fly London Stansted to Bratislava, bus  •  7 h 19 min

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

$77 - $245

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice

$269 - $488

Train  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$259 - $528

Bus and ferry, bus  •  23 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 1920

$126 - $198

Bus  •  28 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse Rj

$88 - $122

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  15 h 48 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

$483 - $620

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

$212 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Vienna is to bus which costs £65 - £95 and takes 28 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Vienna is to fly which takes 4 h 58 min and costs £80 - £220.

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The distance between London and Vienna is 1235 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from London to Vienna, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Vienna. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 20 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 via Bruxelles Midi and Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 32 min.

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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 Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof in around 13 h 32 min.

Airlines
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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 25 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
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
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Vienna via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
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
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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
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 - $220
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
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 Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Ferry operators

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