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There are 5 ways to get from New York to Vienna by plane or train

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Fly Newark to Vienna  •  11h 37m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Vienna (VIE) EWR - VIE

155€ - 630€

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Fly New York JFK to Vienna  •  11h 44m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Vienna (VIE) JFK - VIE

173€ - 415€

Fly New York La Guardia to Vienna  •  14h 28m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Vienna (VIE) LGA - VIE

156€ - 390€

Fly Newark to Linz, train  •  14h 56m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Linz (LNZ) EWR - LNZ
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf

238€ - 693€

Fly New York JFK to Linz, train  •  16h 33m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Linz (LNZ) JFK - LNZ
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf

226€ - 888€

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International entry into Austria from United States

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Austria, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Vatican, Andorra, San Marino, Cyprus, Monaco, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea and Singapore

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India and South Africa are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Austria from United States

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from United States
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Vatican and Iceland
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Austria

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Austria from United States is currently restricted.

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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
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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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.

Yes, entry into United States from Austria is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 3 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Vienna is to fly which costs $190 - $480 and takes 14h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Vienna is to fly which costs $180 - $800 and takes 11h 37m.

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The distance between New York and Vienna is 6794 km.

It takes approximately 11h 37m to get from New York to Vienna, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 30m.

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Vienna is 6h ahead of New York. It is currently 3:01 AM in New York and 9:01 AM in Vienna.

Air Canada, Swiss, Aer Lingus and three other airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 1705+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 6794.4 km
  • Duration: 11h 37m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Swiss and nine other airlines fly from New York to Vienna hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
300€ - 800€
Flights from Newark to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
340€ - 1000€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 850€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 2100€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 2100€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Washington Dulles, Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 1700€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Chicago O'Hare, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 1700€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 1700€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Toronto, Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Washington Dulles, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
330€ - 1700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
240€ - 650€
Flights from Newark to Linz via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Venice, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Paris CDG, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Milan Malpensa, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
240€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 700€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Geneva, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 950€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Newark to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 850€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 850€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
220€ - 600€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
240€ - 650€
Flights from Newark to Linz via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Venice, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Paris CDG, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 700€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 750€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Vienna via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
300€ - 800€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
330€ - 2100€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
220€ - 600€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
240€ - 650€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 750€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Venice, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 700€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Newark to Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
300€ - 800€
Flights from Newark to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
340€ - 1000€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
Flights from Newark to Linz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 800€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
340€ - 950€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 850€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Boston, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Boston, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 2200€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Raleigh/Durham, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 51m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 700€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Newark to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 800€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
280€ - 750€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 850€
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 700€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newark to Vienna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700€ - 2100€
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
460€ - 1200€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Newark to Linz via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
330€ - 850€
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 850€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Newark to Vienna via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
300€ - 600€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vienna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 1400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vienna via Boston, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 2200€
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Linz, Hbf to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 17€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
5€ - 9€
1st Class
11€ - 17€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 45€
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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