There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Königsee by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Saalfeld(Saale) Re / ...

$170 - $240

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Bus via Jena, Jena central bus station  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 366 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Jena, Jena central bus station 082

$94 - $144

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Bus Eurolines CZ  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Jena-Göschwitz

$97 - $133

Drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Königsee 416.1 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  7 h 29 min

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

$150 - $311

Fly to Leipzig, train, taxi  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Leipzig (LEJ) VIE - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take a taxi from Erfurt Hbf to Königsee

$231 - $471

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 33 min

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

$234 - $469

Fly to Munich, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Munich (MUC) VIE - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Saalfeld(Saale)

$221 - $521

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) VIE - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Saalfeld

$170 - $317

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  9 h 44 min

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

$183 - $378

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Königsee is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Königsee is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Königsee is 469 km. The road distance is 665.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Königsee without a car is to train which takes 7 h 56 min and costs 140€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from Vienna to Königsee, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Königsee is to train which takes 7 h 56 min and costs 140€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 130€ and takes 12 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Königsee is 666 km. It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to drive from Vienna to Königsee.

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Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 325+ hotels available in Königsee. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 292.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 56 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Königsee, Germany?

You can take a train from Vienna to Königsee via Nürnberg Hbf and Saalfeld(Saale) in around 7 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Königsee via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc, Jena, Jena central bus station, Jena Paradies, and Rudolstadt(Thür) in around 12 h 4 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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 Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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 Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
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
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Saalfeld(Saale)
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Saalfeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saalfeld(Saale)
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Jena, Jena central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Vienna International Busterminal to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Jena-Göschwitz
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
Taxi from Erfurt Hbf to Königsee
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Erfurter Taxi
Phone
+49 361/5401939
Website
taxi-erfurt.com
Taxi-Pertrag
Phone
+49 361/733546

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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