There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Carinthia by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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

Train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Ec
  2. R / ...

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. 917 / ...

$34 - $52

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. 178.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Klagenfurt, train, drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. VIE - KLU

$93 - $330

Fly to Ljubljana, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. VIE - LJU

$114 - $407

Shuttle, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. R / ...

$44 - $436

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Carinthia, Slovenia?

You can take a train from Vienna to Carinthia via Maribor and Dobrije in around 7 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Carinthia via Ljubljana in around 8 h 31 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Bleiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Maribor to Dobrije
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Maribor to Podklanec
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Dobja vas
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
izletnik.si

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Carinthia is 215 km. The road distance is 286 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Carinthia is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Carinthia is to drive which takes 3 h 13 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Carinthia. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Dobja vas via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Vienna to Carinthia, including transfers.