There are 11 ways to get from Switzerland to Vienna by plane, train, bus, night train 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 from Basel  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Vienna (VIE) BSL - VIE

$106 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Vienna N391

$60 - $106

9 alternative options

Fly from Zurich  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Vienna (VIE) ZRH - VIE

$84 - $273

Fly from Geneva  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Vienna (VIE) GVA - VIE

$62 - $218

Train to Altenrhein, fly  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Rorschach
  2. Fly from Altenrhein (ACH) to Vienna (VIE) ACH - VIE

$168 - $1,038

Fly from Berne  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Vienna (VIE) BRN - VIE

$172 - $1,127

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Vienna (VIE) MXP - VIE

$107 - $254

Train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Wien Hbf Rj

$118 - $215

Bus Vito Reisen & Transporte AG  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Vienna - Erdberg

Night train  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Wien Hbf En / ...

$128 - $235

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Vienna 456.8 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Vienna is to bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 110 and takes 13 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Vienna is to fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 280.

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The distance between Switzerland and Vienna is 631 km. The road distance is 731 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Switzerland to Vienna, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Switzerland to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Zürich Stadelhofen and arriving at Wien Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 52 min.

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What companies run services between Switzerland and Vienna, Austria?

Sky Work Airlines, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines fly from Basel to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Vienna twice daily. Tickets cost $110 - $200 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Altenrhein to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Berne to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Berne to Vienna via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Train operators
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Rorschach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Rorschach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Rorschach
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Zurich to Vienna - Erdberg
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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