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There are 5 ways to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Wels Hbf Rj

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Wels Hbf Wb / ...

$6 - $57

3 alternative options

Train Flixtrain  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Wien Meidling Rj
  2. Take the train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Wels K485

$21 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels 138.3 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Salzburg (SZG) VIE - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf

$88 - $335

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels is to bus and train which costs 5€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen Wien and arriving at Wels Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) and Wels is 188 km. The road distance is 221.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs 27€ - 45€.

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The train from Flughafen Wien to Wels Hbf takes 2 h 11 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Flughafen Wien station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Wels Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels is 221 km. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels.

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  • Distance: 117.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Wels hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Flughafen Wien to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna central station, train to Wels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
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Train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Wels
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Wels
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof Bstg 1-2 to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $24
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $8
Business
$12 - $14
Premium
$19 - $24
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
regiojet.com

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