There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Lviv by plane, bus, shuttle, train, rideshare or car

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Fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Lviv (LWO) VIE - LWO

$114 - $234

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Rideshare  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vienna to Lviv 487.2 miles

$19 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Lviv, Lviv bus station N3300

$41 - $77

Shuttle, bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Wien to Kraków Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Krakau Zob Mda to Lemberg Chernivetska

$98 - $153

Train  •  17 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Lvov Wien - Kiev

$45 - $70

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Lviv 487.4 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Lviv. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Shukhevycha str. via Lviv Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Lvov. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 28 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Lviv is 586 km. The road distance is 779.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Lviv without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Vienna to Lviv, including transfers.

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Vienna to Lviv bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Vienna to Lviv train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Wien Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Lviv is to fly which takes 3 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 38 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 17 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Lviv Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Vienna to Lviv bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lviv, Lviv bus station.

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  • Distance: 366.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Lviv, Ukraine?

Austrian Airlines and LOT fly from Vienna to Lviv twice daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna to Lviv 4 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 13 h 10 min. EuroClub also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Lviv
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Lvov
Ave. Duration
17 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
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 Lviv, Lviv bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Vienna to Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Wien to Kraków
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Krakau Zob Mda to Lemberg Chernivetska
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
madeltrans.pl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Lviv
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Lviv is 1 h ahead of Vienna. It is currently 3:00 PM in Vienna and 4:00 PM in Lviv.

Vienna to Lviv train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Lvov station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Lviv is 780 km. It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to drive from Vienna to Lviv.

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LOT and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Lviv Airport.

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There are 1887+ hotels available in Lviv. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Vienna and Lviv. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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

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