There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Rzeszów by train, night train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, night train  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Katowice Ec
  2. Take the night train from Katowice to Rzeszow Glowny Ic / ...

$25 - $38

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Train  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Katowice Ec
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Krakow Glowny R
  3. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Rzeszow Glowny Ic / ...

$29 - $44

Bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Rzeszów, Rzeszow Dw. Podmiejski 1360 / ...

$25 - $61

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Rzeszów 388.4 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Vienna to Rzeszow  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rzeszow (RZE) VIE - RZE

$104 - $364

Fly Vienna to Kosice, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Kosice (KSC) VIE - KSC
  2. Take the bus from Kosice to Rzeszow

$148 - $478

Fly Vienna to Krakow, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Krakow (KRK) VIE - KRK
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Rzeszow Glowny

$114 - $340

Train to Bratislava, fly to Kosice, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Kosice (KSC) BTS - KSC
  3. Take the bus from Kosice to Rzeszow

$112 - $323

Fly Vienna to Lviv, train  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Lviv (LWO) VIE - LWO
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Przemysl Gl.
  3. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Rzeszow Glowny

$124 - $251

Shuttle, bus  •  10 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Wien to Kraków Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Kraków MDA to Rzeszów

$90 - $141

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Rzeszów is to train and night train which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Rzeszów is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 6 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Rzeszów. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Rzeszów, Rzeszow Dw. Podmiejski via Kraków, Kraków MDA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Rzeszów. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Rzeszow Glowny via Katowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 10 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Rzeszów is 457 km. The road distance is 621.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rzeszów without a car is to train and night train which takes 9 h 10 min and costs 20€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 10 min to get from Vienna to Rzeszów, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rzeszów is to train which takes 9 h 36 min and costs 24€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 55€ and takes 9 h 55 min, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 310€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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  • Distance: 285.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 10 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Rzeszów, Poland?

You can take a train from Vienna to Rzeszów via Katowice and Krakow Glowny in around 9 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Rzeszów via Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 and Kraków, Kraków MDA in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Rzeszow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Rzeszow via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Rzeszow via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to Rzeszow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Lviv
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bratislava to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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 Katowice
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Night train from Katowice to Rzeszow Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Katowice to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Krakow Glowny to Rzeszow Glowny
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Lvov to Przemysl Gl.
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Przemysl Gl. to Rzeszow Glowny
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $12
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Katowice to Kraków Główny
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $5
Business
$6 - $8
Premium
$10 - $13
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Rzeszów, Rzeszow Dw. Podmiejski
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Kosice to Rzeszow
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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
PKS Zielona Gora
Phone
+48 703 40 23 57
Email
pks@pks.zgora.pl
Website
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Kraków MDA to Rzeszów
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl

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There is no direct flight from Vienna Airport to Rzeszow Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Vienna to Rzeszów bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rzeszów, Rzeszow Dw. Podmiejski station.

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Vienna to Rzeszów train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Rzeszow Glowny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Rzeszów is 621 km. It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to drive from Vienna to Rzeszów.

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Austrian Airlines, LOT and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Rzeszow Airport.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Rzeszów. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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

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