Directions from Vienna to Krems

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Rj / ...
  2. R

$145 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. 162
  2. Rj / ...

$101 - $137

5 alternative options

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Rj
  2. Ec / ...

$135 - $186

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. 201.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Klagenfurt, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. VIE - KLU

$166 - $419

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. VIE - SZG

$174 - $441

Fly to Ljubljana, train, taxi  •  5 h 30 min

  1. VIE - LJU

$224 - $493

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Krems, Kärnten, Austria?

You can take a train from Vienna to Krems via Unzmarkt and Madling in around 5 h 48 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 Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 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 Madling
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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
Other operators
Taxi from Spittal-Millstättersee to Krems
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Taxi Spittal
Phone
+43 4762 5580
Website
taxi-spittal.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Krems is 248 km. The road distance is 323 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Krems is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Krems is to drive which takes 3 h 40 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Vienna to Krems, including transfers.