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There are 11 ways to get from Vienna to Rust by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Offenburg Ice

$199 - $286

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Bus via Karlsruhe  •  13h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Karlsruhe N136 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Rust 008

$46 - $76

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Train, bus  •  12h 17m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Rust 007 / ...

$134 - $218

Bus Eurolines FR  •  13h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Strasbourg

$71 - $149

Drive  •  7h 26m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Rust 520.3 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to Basel, bus  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Basel (BSL) VIE - BSL
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg

$109 - $334

Fly to Stuttgart, bus  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Stuttgart (STR) VIE - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Rust

$72 - $221

Fly to Zurich, train  •  7h 38m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zurich (ZRH) VIE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$130 - $362

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 59m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Frankfurt (FRA) VIE - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$131 - $357

Fly to Altenrhein, train  •  9h 39m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Altenrhein (ACH) VIE - ACH
  2. Take the train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$239 - $1,173

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  10h 11m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Luxembourg (LUX) VIE - LUX
  2. Take the train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville
  3. Take the train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg

$115 - $377

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Rust is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 13h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Rust is to fly and bus which costs 90€ - 290€ and takes 7h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Rust. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Rust via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 10m.

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The distance between Vienna and Rust is 640 km. The road distance is 832.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rust without a car is to train which takes 9h 43m and costs 170€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 9h 43m to get from Vienna to Rust, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rust is to train which takes 9h 43m and costs 170€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 13h 10m.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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

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  • Distance: 400 miles
  • Duration: 9h 43m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Rust, Germany?

You can take a train from Vienna to Rust via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Offenburg, and Ringsheim in around 9h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Rust via Karlsruhe in around 13h 10m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Graz
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Vienna to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Luxembourg via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Vienna to Altenrhein
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Vienna to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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 Zurich to Rust
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Rust
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Vienna to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
Marino Autolinee
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Rust is 832 km. It takes approximately 7h 26m to drive from Vienna to Rust.

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Austrian Airlines, easyJet and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Basel Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Rust bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 799+ hotels available in Rust. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16m and costs 11€.

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