There are 11 ways to get from Ulm Hbf to Vienna by train, bus, night train, car, plane or ferry

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Train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Wien Hbf Rjx

70€ - 110€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Ulm to Munich, Munich central bus station N1961 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Vienna, Vienna Central Station N36 / ...

30€ - 49€

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Train via Munich  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf Rjx

74€ - 151€

Train, night train  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf En

59€ - 126€

Drive  •  5h 22m

  1. Drive from Ulm Hbf to Vienna 545.9 km

65€ - 100€

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Vienna (VIE) STR - VIE

44€ - 1091€

Train to Munich, fly  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Vienna (VIE) MUC - VIE

122€ - 278€

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Schaffhausen
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Vienna (VIE) ZRH - VIE

133€ - 344€

Train, train to Innsbruck, fly  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
  3. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Vienna (VIE) INN - VIE

128€ - 482€

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Donauwoerth
  2. Take the train from Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Vienna (VIE) NUE - VIE

70€ - 282€

Train, ferry to Altenrhein, fly  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
  2. Take the ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai
  3. Fly from Altenrhein (ACH) to Vienna (VIE) ACH - VIE

192€ - 402€

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The cheapest way to get from Ulm Hbf to Vienna is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 8h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Ulm Hbf to Vienna is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 1100€ and takes 5h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ulm Hbf to Vienna station. However, there are services departing from Ulm Steinerne Brücke and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Central Station via Ulm and Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 19m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ulm Hbf and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 34m.

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The distance between Ulm Hbf and Vienna is 473 km. The road distance is 545.9 km.

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The best way to get from Ulm Hbf to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 5h 34m and costs 70€ - 110€.

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The train from Ulm Hbf to Wien Hbf takes 5h 34m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Ulm Hbf to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ulm station.

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Ulm Hbf to Vienna train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Ulm Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Ulm Hbf to Vienna is to train which takes 5h 34m and costs 70€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 8h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Ulm Hbf to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 472.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Ulm Hbf, Germany and Vienna, Austria?

Railjet operates a train from Ulm Hbf to Vienna once daily. Tickets cost 70€ - 110€ and the journey takes 5h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ulm Hbf to Vienna via Ulm Steinerne Brücke, Ulm Egertweg, Ulm, and Munich, Munich central bus station in around 8h 19m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Innsbruck to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 450€
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 850€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 480€
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 800€
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Altenrhein to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
13€ - 230€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Vienna via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Train operators
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 Ulm Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
Railjet
Train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
Railjet
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 26€
Website
Railjet
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
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 Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Ulm Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
31€ - 36€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Ulm Hauptbahnhof to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
Train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
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 Schaffhausen to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
agilis
Phone
+49 800 589 28 40
Website
agilis.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Donauwoerth
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
agilis.de
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 Ulm to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Vienna, Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Ulm Long distance Bus Station to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
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Nomago
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Ulm Long-distance Bus Station to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Karat-S
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Ulm to Munich - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Ulm to Munchen, ZOB
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Eurolines FR
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from ULM, Böfingen, Eberhard - Finckh - Strasse to München ZOB Hackerbrucke
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
BSB Ferries
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Ulm Hbf to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna, Vienna Central Station.

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