There are 8 ways to get from Vienna to Košice by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Vienna  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Kosice (KSC) VIE - KSC

$103 - $413

Cheapest option

Bus Eurobus SK  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Košice

$20 - $25

6 alternative options

Train to Bratislava, fly  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Kosice (KSC) BTS - KSC

$66 - $257

Train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kosice Ic

$40 - $70

Train Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Kosice R / ...

$28 - $42

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Košice 912

$30 - $61

Bus Eurolines CH  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Košice 792

$43 - $58

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Košice 313.9 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Košice is to bus which costs 17€ - 21€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Košice is to fly which costs 85€ - 360€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Košice is 365 km. The road distance is 502.2 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Vienna to Košice, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wien and arriving at Košice. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Kosice. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Košice, Slovakia?

Austrian Airlines flies from Vienna to Košice once daily. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Košice once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 13 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bratislava to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Kosice
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Košice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Vienna to Košice
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Wien to Košice
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Wien to Košice
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
eurolines.ch

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