There are 9 ways to get from Magdeburg to Vienna by train, plane, bus 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

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Berlin-Charlottenburg
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Vienna (VIE) TXL - VIE

$92 - $218

Cheapest option

Bus via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Magdeburg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N367 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse Rj

$38 - $57

7 alternative options

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Vienna (VIE) LEJ - VIE

$121 - $334

Train, train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Potsdam Hbf
  2. Take the train from Potsdam Hbf to Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen
  3. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Vienna (VIE) SXF - VIE

$88 - $205

Train, train to Hamburg, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Vienna (VIE) HAM - VIE

$139 - $285

Train via Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice

$176 - $277

Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Magdeburg to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N66

$40 - $70

Train  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...

$96 - $144

Drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Magdeburg to Vienna 431.2 miles

$90 - $140

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

You can take a train from Magdeburg to Vienna via Halle(Saale)Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, and Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof in around 8 h 36 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Magdeburg to Vienna once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Berlin-Charlottenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Potsdam Hbf to Berlin-Schönefeld Flughafen
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Magdeburg to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Magdeburg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Magdeburg to Vienna?

The distance between Magdeburg and Vienna is 551 km. The road distance is 690 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Magdeburg to Vienna?

The cheapest way to get from Magdeburg to Vienna is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 11 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Magdeburg to Vienna?

The quickest way to get from Magdeburg to Vienna is to train and fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 95€ - 280€.

Is there a direct train between Magdeburg and Vienna?

No, there is no direct train from Magdeburg to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Magdeburg Hbf and arriving at Wien via Halle(Saale)Hbf and Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

Is there a direct bus between Magdeburg and Vienna?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Magdeburg and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Magdeburg to Vienna?

It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Magdeburg to Vienna, including transfers.