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There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  4h 28m

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

€56 - €228

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Bus to Beauvais, fly  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Vienna (VIE) BVA - VIE

€40 - €146

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  6h 23m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Vienna (VIE) ORY - VIE

€57 - €292

Train to Brussels, fly  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vienna (VIE) BRU - VIE

€122 - €365

Train to Charleroi, fly  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Vienna (VIE) CRL - VIE

€97 - €340

Train  •  11h 43m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 Tgv
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien Rj / ...

€232 - €395

Bus  •  18h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Vienna Erdberg 1923

€63 - €85

Bus via Prague  •  19h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Prague, Wilsonova RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Vienna, Letiště Schwechat, před příletovou halou RegioJet

€41 - €58

Drive  •  10h 57m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Vienna Airport (VIE) 1256.4 km

€130 - €200

Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) by train

The train journey time between Paris and Vienna Airport (VIE) is around 16h 21m and covers a distance of around 1308 km. The fastest train normally takes 14h 44m. Operated by TGV inOui, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, Railjet and others, the Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) train service departs from Paris l'Est and arrives in Flughafen Wien. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
16h 21m
Fastest train time:
14h 44m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
69 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
15:46
Last train departs at:
17:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) train schedules

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International entry into Austria from France

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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), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican

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

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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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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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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 2 metres
  • 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 Airport (VIE) is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vienna Airport (VIE) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vienna Airport (VIE) is 2 metres.

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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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) is to bus via Prague which costs €40 - €60 and takes 19h 57m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) is to fly which takes 4h 28m and costs €55 - €230.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) station. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Vienna Airport Bus Station via Vienna Central Bus Station VIB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE). However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Flughafen Wien via Muenchen Hbf and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 43m.

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The distance between Paris and Vienna Airport (VIE) is 1049 km. The road distance is 1256.4 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) without a car is to train which takes 11h 43m and costs €230 - €400.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE), including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) is to fly which takes 4h 28m and costs €55 - €230. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €230 - €400 and takes 11h 43m, you could also bus, which costs €60 - €85 and takes 18h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE).
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  • Distance: 1048.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 28m

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

Austrian Airlines, Air France and four other airlines fly from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) via Muenchen Hbf and Salzburg Hbf in around 11h 43m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €330
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €200
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €290
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Split
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€50 - €320
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €430
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
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €440
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €200
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €480
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €480
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €650
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Florence
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €370
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €130
Flights from Charleroi to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€7 - €90
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Algiers
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€240 - €370
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €160
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €160
Website
Thalys
Standard
€75 - €110
Comfort
€90 - €120
Premium
€110 - €160
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 Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€120 - €140
1st Class
€140 - €170
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Railjet
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
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 Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
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 Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€90 - €160
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Vienna, Letiště Schwechat, před příletovou halou
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
RegioJet

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

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Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Flughafen Wien station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE) is 1256 km. It takes approximately 10h 57m to drive from Paris to Vienna Airport (VIE).

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Air France, Austrian Airlines, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Vienna Airport.

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

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There are 681+ hotels available in Vienna Airport (VIE). Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs €5 - €9.

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