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There are 3 ways to get from Vienna to Levice by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
  2. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Levice

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Nitra, AS
  3. Take the bus from Nitra to Levice Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Vienna to Levice

Vienna to Levice by train

The train journey time between Vienna and Levice is around 3h 34m and covers a distance of around 196 km. This includes an average layover time of around 40 min. The fastest train normally takes 3h 5m. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Railjet and others, the Vienna to Levice train service departs from Wien Hbf and arrives in Levice. Typically 61 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
2h 54m
Layover time:
40 min
Total time:
3h 34m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
3h 5m
Train distance:
196 km
Trains per week:
61
Cheapest price:
€10
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:16
Last train departs at:
22:16

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vienna to Levice train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Levice is to bus which costs €9 - €21 and takes 5h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Levice is to drive which costs €24 - €35 and takes 2h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Levice station. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Levice Station via Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy and Nitra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Levice. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Levice via Bratislava Hlavna Stanica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Vienna and Levice is 166 km. The road distance is 223.7 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Levice without a car is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs €9 - €40.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Vienna to Levice, including transfers.

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Vienna to Levice bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Vienna, Hbf station.

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Vienna to Levice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Levice is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs €9 - €40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €9 - €21 and takes 5h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Levice.
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  • Distance: 165.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 50m

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

You can take a train from Vienna to Levice via Bratislava Hlavna Stanica in around 3h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Levice via Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy and Nitra in around 5h 23m.

Train operators
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 Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Austrian Railways
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
Railjet
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3 - €7
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€3 - €5
1st Class
€4 - €7
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Nitra, AS
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
RegioJet
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Central Station to Bratislava central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava central bus station to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
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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Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Vienna Main train station to Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €8
Website
Slovak Lines
SAD Lucenec
Phone
0650 958 958
Email
sadlc@sadlc.sk
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Bratislava central bus station to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Arriva Slovensko
Website
arrivanz.sk
Bus from Nitra to Levice Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
arriva.sk

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Vienna to Levice bus services, operated by Arriva Slovensko, arrive at Levice Station.

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Vienna to Levice train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Levice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Levice is 224 km. It takes approximately 2h 19m to drive from Vienna to Levice.

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