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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Rj

$110 - $196

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. N136 / ...
  2. 141 / ...

$40 - $66

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  13 h 53 min

  1. 78-Y

$88 - $173

Night train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. En / ...

$116 - $206

Drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. 431 miles

$90 - $130

Fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. VIE - ZRH

$110 - $345

Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. VIE - INN

$162 - $463

Fly to Altenrhein, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. VIE - ACH

$188 - $1,074

Fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. VIE - BSL

$165 - $446

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Chur, Grisons, Switzerland?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Chur 3 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 6 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Chur via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Sargans
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Sargans
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Rorschach to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Chur
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Sargans
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 Chur
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Vienna to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Chur is 535 km. The road distance is 690 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Chur is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Chur is to fly and train which takes 5 h 32 min and costs 90€ - 300€.

No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Chur. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Chur via Sargans. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 21 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Chur. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Chur via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Vienna to Chur, including transfers.