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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Unzmarkt Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Unzmarkt to Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz Rex

$46 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Klagenfurt 162

$26 - $43

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle 177.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Klagenfurt  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU

$89 - $323

Fly to Ljubljana, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU
  2. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz

$111 - $474

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Hochosterwitz Castle, Austria?

You can take a train from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle via Unzmarkt and Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz in around 5 h 17 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 55 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 Unzmarkt
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Unzmarkt to Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Hochosterwitz Castle is 217 km. The road distance is 284 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle is to drive which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle is to drive which takes 3 h 12 min and costs 27€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz via Unzmarkt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle, including transfers.