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

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Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bregenz Rj

$85 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Munich, Munich central bus station N136 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bregenz 076 / ...

$33 - $56

8 alternative options

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Bregenz Rj

$93 - $148

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Bregenz 375.1 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Altenrhein, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Altenrhein (ACH) VIE - ACH
  2. Take the train from Rorschach to St. Margrethen
  3. Take the train from St. Margrethen to Bregenz

$178 - $1,057

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zurich (ZRH) VIE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bregenz

$108 - $323

Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Innsbruck (INN) VIE - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bregenz

$140 - $407

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Stuttgart (STR) VIE - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf

$117 - $290

Fly to Munich, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Munich (MUC) VIE - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Bregenz

$136 - $411

Fly to Basel, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Basel (BSL) VIE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bregenz

$166 - $448

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Bregenz is to bus which costs 29€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Bregenz is to fly and train which costs 150€ - 950€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Bregenz. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Bregenz via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Bregenz. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Bregenz is 500 km. The road distance is 600.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Bregenz without a car is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs 75€ - 120€.

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The train from Wien Hbf to Bregenz takes 6 h 47 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Bregenz is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs 75€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Bregenz.
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  • Distance: 312.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Bregenz, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Bregenz every 2 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $140 and the journey takes 6 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Bregenz via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 9 h 15 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Munich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Vienna to Altenrhein
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
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 Bregenz
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Rorschach to St. Margrethen
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Rorschach to St. Margrethen
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Rorschach to St. Margrethen
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Margrethen to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Altenrhein Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Vienna to Bregenz bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bregenz station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Bregenz is 600 km. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Vienna to Bregenz.

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People's Viennaline offers flights from Vienna Airport to Altenrhein Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Bregenz train tickets online with Loco2.

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Book your Vienna to Bregenz bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 904+ hotels available in Bregenz. Prices start at $74 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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