There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Brussels by plane, train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Brussels (BRU) VIE - BRU

$78 - $234

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Aachen, Aachen Hüls 1920
  2. Take the bus from Aachen to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station Ouibus

$63 - $102

5 alternative options

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$219 - $348

Train  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$213 - $311

Bus Eurolines HU  •  21 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rajka 795 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rajka to Brussels 792

$141

Drive, train  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to München Ost
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  3. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Brussels

$199 - $301

Drive  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Brussels 690.6 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Brussels is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 15 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Brussels is to fly which costs 65€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Brussels is 915 km. The road distance is 1104.9 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Vienna to Brussels, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station via Aachen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Brusel Nord via Nürnberg Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Brussels, Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and six other airlines fly from Vienna to Brussels hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Brussels via Nürnberg Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12, Köln Messe/Deutz, Köln Hbf, and Köln Hauptbahnhof in around 10 h 54 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wien to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 Aachen, Aachen Hüls
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Aachen to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rajka
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Rajka to Brussels
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$114
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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