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There are 11 ways to get from Vienna to Birmingham by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly Vienna to Birmingham  •  5h 15m

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

$76 - $243

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Train to Bratislava, fly to Birmingham  •  6h 39m

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

$54 - $707

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Fly Vienna to Manchester, train  •  7h 6m

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

$126 - $306

Fly Vienna to London Stansted, train  •  6h 56m

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

$135 - $392

Fly Vienna to London Gatwick, train  •  7h 3m

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

$125 - $372

Fly Vienna to London Heathrow, train  •  7h 33m

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

$177 - $386

Train  •  16h 34m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$320 - $617

Bus FlixBus  •  29h 1m

  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

$121 - $195

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  31h 16m

  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

$105 - $178

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  18h 26m

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

$500 - $650

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 53m

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

$239 - $353

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Birmingham is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 5h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Birmingham is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 5h 15m.

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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 29h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussel-Zuid/Midi and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 34m.

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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 16h 34m and costs 270€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m 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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Vienna to Birmingham train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Birmingham is to fly which takes 5h 15m and costs 65€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 270€ - 550€ and takes 16h 34m, you could also bus, which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 29h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 860.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 15m

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

Jet2.com, Eurowings and nine other airlines fly from Vienna to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Birmingham via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 16h 34m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted via Hannover
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Vienna to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Vienna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bratislava to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $450
Flights from Bratislava to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $450
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Vienna to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
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 Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
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 Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
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
25h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $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
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
elines.cz
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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

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Birmingham is 1h behind Vienna. It is currently 1:41 AM in Vienna and 12:41 AM in Birmingham.

Vienna to Birmingham train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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Jet2.com, Austrian Airlines, Swiss and six other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Birmingham 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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