There are 5 ways to get from Vienna to St. Gilgen by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Salzburg Hbf Wb / ...

$87 - $164

4 alternative options

Train via Attnang-Puchheim  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Wien Mitte to Attnang-Puchheim Wb / ...
  2. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl R / ...

$108 - $148

Train via Meidling S+U  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg

$123 - $168

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to St. Gilgen 178.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Salzburg (SZG) VIE - SZG

$197 - $462

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to St. Gilgen is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to St. Gilgen is to fly which costs 170€ - 410€ and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Vienna and St. Gilgen is 229 km. The road distance is 286 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Vienna to St. Gilgen, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to St. Gilgen is Salzburg (SZG) Airport which is 27.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Linz (LNZ) (81 km), Munich (MUC) (134.2 km), Graz (GRZ) (178.5 km) and Ljubljana (LJU) (189.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Vienna to St. Gilgen.
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  • Distance: 143.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and St. Gilgen, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to St. Gilgen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines flies from Vienna to St. Gilgen 3 times a day.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Mitte to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Mitte to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof Bstg 1-2 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $35
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $9
Business
$16 - $18
Premium
$25 - $35

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