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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Rj / ...

$17 - $27

2 alternative options

Train via Wien Meidling  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Rj / ...

$19 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 58.4 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Semmering Pass, Styria, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Semmering Pass hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Semmering
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Semmering
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Semmering Pass is 76 km. The road distance is 93 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Semmering Pass is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Semmering Pass is to drive which takes 1 h 2 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Semmering. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

The train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Semmering takes 1 h 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.