There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Birmingham by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Vienna to Birmingham  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Birmingham (BHX) VIE - BHX

$76 - $243

Cheapest option

Train to Bratislava, fly to Birmingham  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Birmingham (BHX) BTS - BHX

$55 - $708

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Fly Vienna to Manchester, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Manchester (MAN) VIE - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street

$127 - $306

Fly Vienna to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to London Heathrow (LHR) VIE - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$177 - $397

Fly Vienna to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to London Gatwick (LGW) VIE - LGW
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$145 - $377

Train  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$381 - $650

Bus FlixBus  •  29 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to London 1920
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$123 - $197

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  31 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth

$112 - $178

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  17 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Augsburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Augsburg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to Birmingham

$501 - $648

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Birmingham

$239 - $353

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Birmingham is to fly which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Birmingham is to fly which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 4 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Birmingham is 1376 km.

The best way to get from Vienna to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 16 h 33 min and costs 320€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Vienna to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Vienna to Birmingham bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Birmingham is to fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs 60€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 320€ - 550€ and takes 16 h 33 min, you could also bus, which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 29 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Vienna to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 860.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Birmingham, England?

Eurowings, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Vienna to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Birmingham via Salzburg Hbf, München Hbf, Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 16 h 33 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Southend
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Vienna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bratislava to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $450
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurostar
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to London
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
elines.cz
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

Birmingham is 1 h behind Vienna. It is currently 3:07 AM in Vienna and 2:07 AM in Birmingham.

Eurowings, KLM, Air France and four other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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There are 551+ hotels available in Birmingham. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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

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