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There are 4 ways to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Treibach-Althofen

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Klagenfurt central train station

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Drive

  1. Drive from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle

Fly, line 4212 train

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU)
  2. Take the line 4212 train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz
Vienna → Hochosterwitz Castle
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  • Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hochosterwitz Castle is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hochosterwitz Castle is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Hochosterwitz Castle is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle is to bus which costs €21 - €28 and takes 5h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle is to drive which costs €45 - €75 and takes 3h 11m.

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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 Treibach-Althofen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 51m.

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The distance between Vienna and Hochosterwitz Castle is 217 km. The road distance is 282.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle without a car is to train which takes 4h 51m and costs €35 - €70.

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It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle, including transfers.

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Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle is to train which takes 4h 51m and costs €35 - €70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €21 - €28 and takes 5h 37m.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Klagenfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle train services, operated by Railjet, arrive at Treibach-Althofen station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle.
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  • Distance: 216.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 51m

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

Railjet operates a train from Wien Hbf to Treibach-Althofen 4 times a day. Tickets cost €35 - €60 and the journey takes 3h 31m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna Erdberg to Klagenfurt central train station 3 times a day. Tickets cost €16 - €21 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €360
Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Treibach-Althofen
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €60
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Treibach-Althofen
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Launsdorf-Hochosterwitz
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Klagenfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle is 283 km. It takes approximately 3h 11m to drive from Vienna to Hochosterwitz Castle.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Klagenfurt Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Hochosterwitz Castle. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs €3 - €5.

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