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There are 4 ways to get from Vienna to Berchtesgaden by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the train from Wien Mitte to Salzburg Hbf Wb / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Berchtesgaden Hbf R / ...

$33 - $87

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Train Flixtrain  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Salzburg, Salzburg K485
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Berchtesgaden Hbf R / ...

$35 - $48

Drive  •  3h 13m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Berchtesgaden 203.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  4h 11m

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

$102 - $344

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Berchtesgaden is to train which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 5h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Berchtesgaden is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Berchtesgaden. However, there are services departing from Wien Mitte and arriving at Berchtesgaden Hbf via Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 41m.

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The distance between Vienna and Berchtesgaden is 259 km. The road distance is 325.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Berchtesgaden without a car is to train which takes 4h 41m and costs 28€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 4h 41m to get from Vienna to Berchtesgaden, including transfers.

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Vienna to Berchtesgaden train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Mitte station.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Berchtesgaden is 325 km. It takes approximately 3h 13m to drive from Vienna to Berchtesgaden.

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  • Distance: 162 miles
  • Duration: 4h 41m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Berchtesgaden, Germany?

You can take a train from Vienna to Berchtesgaden via Salzburg Hbf in around 4h 41m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50m
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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Mitte to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Berchtesgaden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Aiglhof to Berchtesgaden Hbf
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Mitte to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
flixtrain.com

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16m and costs 11€.

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