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There are 6 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night train or car

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Fly  •  2h 31m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Vienna (VIE) CDG - VIE

€66 - €223

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Bus  •  19h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Vienna Erdberg 1923

€60 - €83

4 alternative options

Train  •  12h 26m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf Rjx

€190 - €281

Train, bus and ferry  •  25h 2m

  1. Take the train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Lille-Flandres Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Wien

€105 - €168

Train, night train  •  16h 27m

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv
  2. Take the night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf Nj

€153 - €199

Drive  •  10h 55m

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna 1228.6 km

€130 - €200

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna by train

The train journey time between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Vienna is around 19h 7m and covers a distance of around 1319 km. The fastest train normally takes 17h 31m. Operated by Paris RER, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), TGV inOui and others, the Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna train service departs from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv and arrives in Wien Hbf. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
19h 7m
Fastest train time:
17h 31m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€180
Carbon emissions:
69 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
14:53
Last train departs at:
16:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna train schedules

France → Austria
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International entry into Austria from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Conditions of entry into Austria from France

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from France.

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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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Austria.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna is to bus, which costs €60 - €85 and takes 19h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna is to fly which costs €65 - €230 and takes 2h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Paris Charles de Gaulle and arriving at Vienna Erdberg via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv and arriving at Wien Hbf via Paris l'Est and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 26m.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Vienna is 1017 km. The road distance is 1228.6 km.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 12h 26m and costs €190 - €290.

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It takes approximately 2h 31m to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna, including transfers.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna is to fly which takes 2h 31m and costs €65 - €230. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €190 - €290 and takes 12h 26m, you could also bus, which costs €60 - €85 and takes 19h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 1017.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 31m

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Air France and four other airlines fly from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna via Paris Nord, Paris l'Est, and Muenchen Hbf in around 12h 26m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €380
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€120 - €140
1st Class
€140 - €170
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €70
1st Class
€55 - €70
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 Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €85
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 Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Lille-Flandres
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€55 - €75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Lille to Wien
Ave. Duration
22h 48m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna Erdberg station.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna train services, operated by Railjet, arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna is 1229 km. It takes approximately 10h 55m to drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna.

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Air France, Austrian Airlines, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Vienna bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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