There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$120 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N161 / ...

$43 - $73

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Frankfurt

$60 - $85

Night train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Süd Nj

$110 - $170

Drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main 447.6 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Vienna to Frankfurt  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Frankfurt (FRA) VIE - FRA

$77 - $269

Fly Vienna to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 8 min

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

$105 - $272

Train to Linz, fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Mitte to Linz Hbf
  2. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Frankfurt (FRA) LNZ - FRA

$147 - $448

Train to Graz, fly to Frankfurt  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Graz
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Frankfurt (FRA) GRZ - FRA

$133 - $343

Fly Vienna to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Nuremberg (NUE) VIE - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$115 - $271

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 11 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4 h 5 min and costs 65€ - 230€.

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The distance between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main is 598 km. The road distance is 716 km.

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The train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf takes 6 h 46 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna and arriving at Frankfurt. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 10 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main 5 times a day. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 6 h 46 min. Deutsche Bahn also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main 4 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 10 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
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
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Süd
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Mitte to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wien to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Mitte to Linz, Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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