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There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Alpbach by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Woergl Hbf Rjx / ...

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Train via Wien Westbahnhof  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Wien Westbahnhof to Woergl Hbf 410 / ...

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rosenheim 1923

Drive  •  4h 17m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Alpbach 442.5 km

Fly to Innsbruck, train, line 4074 bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Innsbruck (INN) VIE - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Brixlegg
  3. Take the line 4074 bus from Brixlegg Bahnhof to Alpbach Wiedersbergerhornbahn

Fly to Munich, train, line 4074 bus  •  7h 38m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Munich (MUC) VIE - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Kufstein
  3. Take the train from Kufstein to Brixlegg
  4. Take the line 4074 bus from Brixlegg Bahnhof to Alpbach Wiedersbergerhornbahn
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alpbach is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alpbach is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Alpbach is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Alpbach is to train via Wien Westbahnhof which costs €35 - €50 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Alpbach is to drive which costs €75 - €110 and takes 4h 17m.

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The distance between Vienna and Alpbach is 343 km. The road distance is 442.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Alpbach without a car is to train which takes 5h 34m and costs €60 - €110.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Vienna to Alpbach, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Alpbach is to train which takes 5h 34m and costs €60 - €110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €60 and takes 8h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Innsbruck Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Alpbach is 442 km. It takes approximately 4h 17m to drive from Vienna to Alpbach.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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There are 301+ hotels available in Alpbach. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Alpbach.
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  • Distance: 342.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Alpbach, Tirol, Austria?

Railjet operates a train from Wien Hbf to Woergl Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €55 - €85 and the journey takes 3h 45m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rosenheim 6 times a week. Tickets cost €19 - €24 and the journey takes 5h 5m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €430
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 Wien Hbf to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Website
Railjet
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Wien Hbf to Wörgl Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.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 Wien Hbf to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Brixlegg
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Kufstein to Brixlegg
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Wien Westbahnhof to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €40
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Ost to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Ostbahnhof to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
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 Ostbahnhof to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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VVT
Phone
+43 512 56 16 16
Email
info@vvt.at
Website
vvt.at
Bus from Brixlegg Bahnhof to Alpbach Wiedersbergerhornbahn
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Schedules at
vvt.at

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs €3 - €11.

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