There are 3 ways to get from Vienna to Melk by train or car

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Wien Westbahnhof to Melk Rex

$14 - $23

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Train via St.Pölten Hbf  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Meidling to St.Pölten Hbf Wb / ...
  2. Take the train from St.Pölten Hbf to Melk Rex / ...

$19 - $30

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Vienna to Melk 54.9 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Melk is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Melk is to train which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Westbahnhof and arriving at Melk. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Vienna and Melk is 77 km. The road distance is 87.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Melk without a car is to train which takes 1 h and costs 12€ - 20€.

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The train from Wien Westbahnhof to Melk takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Vienna to Melk train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Melk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Melk is 88 km. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Vienna to Melk.

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  • Distance: 47.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Melk, Lower Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Melk hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Westbahnhof to Melk
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Meidling to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from St.Pölten Hbf to Melk
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Sankt Pölten
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com

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The nearest airport to Melk is Linz (LNZ) Airport which is 84.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Vienna (VIE) (91.6 km), Bratislava (BTS) (138.2 km) and Salzburg (SZG) (180.7 km).

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There are 197+ hotels available in Melk. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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