Travel from Vienna to Žilina

Bus or train from Vienna to Žilina?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Žilina once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3 hours 24 minutes. Alternatively, Eurolines Slovakia operates a bus from Vienna to Žilina 4 times a week. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 3 hours 57 minutes.

How to get from Vienna to Žilina

ModeDurationPrice
From Wien Hbf train to Zilina.3 h 24 min31€
From Wien bus to Žilina.3 h 57 min24€
From Wien Hbf train to Bratislava hl.st. then train to Zilina.4 h 11 min21€
From Karlsplatz subway to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse, bus to Bratislava, then bus to Žilina.6 h 31 min15€
From Vienna drive to Žilina.2 h 47 min34€

How long does it take to get from Vienna to Žilina?

The train from Wien Hbf to Zilina takes 3 hours 24 minutes including transfers and departs once daily.

Is there a direct train between Vienna and Žilina?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Zilina. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 hours 24 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Vienna and Žilina?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wien and arriving at Žilina. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 hours 57 minutes.

Operators from Vienna to Žilina

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Eurolines SlovakiaEurolines Slovakia
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Wiener Linien+43 (0)1 7909 100Wiener Linien
RegioJet+420 542 42 42 42RegioJet
SAD Presov, A.S+421 900 211 153SAD Presov, A.S
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