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

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  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Katowice Ec / ...

$22 - $33

5 alternative options

Bus Agat  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Gliwice A-05 / ...

$33 - $38

Bus Ecolines  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Katowice

$34 - $51

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Gliwice 226.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Krakow, bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Krakow (KRK) VIE - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Gliwice Dworzec PKP

$102 - $329

Fly to Katowice  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Katowice (KTW) VIE - KTW

$66 - $267

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Gliwice, Poland?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Gliwice 3 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, Agat operates a bus from Vienna to Gliwice 3 times a week. Tickets cost $33 - $38 and the journey takes 6 h 31 min. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route once daily.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Katowice
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Vienna to Gliwice
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$33 - $38
Schedules at
agat.eu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gliwice Dworzec PKP
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$16 - $21
Bus from Kraków Airport to Gliwice Dworzec PKP
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $8

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Gliwice is 286 km. The road distance is 362 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Gliwice is to train which costs 17€ - 27€ and takes 5 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Gliwice is to drive which takes 3 h 51 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Gliwice. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Gliwice via Katowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna and arriving at Gliwice. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Vienna to Gliwice, including transfers.