There are 8 ways to get from Mainz to Vienna by plane, train, 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

Fly Frankfurt to Vienna  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Vienna (VIE) FRA - VIE

$81 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N61

$50 - $81

6 alternative options

Fly Frankfurt to Salzburg, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte

$141 - $357

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Vienna  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Vienna (VIE) CGN - VIE

$124 - $307

Train, bus to Stuttgart, fly to Vienna  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
  4. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Vienna (VIE) STR - VIE

$95 - $260

Train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$140 - $210

Bus Eurolines DE  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Vienna

$67 - $93

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Mainz to Vienna 467.1 miles

$95 - $150

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

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines fly from Mainz to Vienna every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mainz to Vienna once daily. Tickets cost $140 - $210 and the journey takes 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
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 Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
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
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Hannover
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
westbahn.at
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $23
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mainz to Vienna?

The distance between Mainz and Vienna is 621 km. The road distance is 747 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Mainz to Vienna is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 10 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Mainz to Vienna is to fly which takes 4 h 3 min and costs 65€ - 230€.

Is there a direct train between Mainz and Vienna?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mainz Hbf and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

Is there a direct bus between Mainz and Vienna?

No, there is no direct bus from Mainz to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Mainz and arriving at Vienna via Frankfurt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 18 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Mainz to Vienna, including transfers.