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There are 9 ways to get from Vienna to Strasbourg by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night bus or car

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Fly to Strasbourg  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Strasbourg (SXB) VIE - SXB

160€ - 428€

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, night bus  •  14h 18m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Wien to Stuttgart Airport
  2. Take the night bus from Stuttgart - Airport to Strasbourg Munich - Bus station > Stuttgart - Airport > Karlsruhe > Pont de l'Europe - Allemagne > Pont de l'Europe - France > Strasbourg > Metz > Reims > Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine

32€ - 43€

7 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Basel (BSL) VIE - BSL
  2. Take the train from St Louis to Strasbourg

97€ - 309€

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Stuttgart (STR) VIE - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg

104€ - 227€

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zurich (ZRH) VIE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg

141€ - 364€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 42m

  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 Strasbourg

78€ - 305€

Train  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Rjx / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv

96€ - 192€

Bus  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Strasbourg N136 / ...

35€ - 45€

Drive  •  6h 58m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Strasbourg 761.8 km

80€ - 130€

Vienna to Strasbourg by train

The train journey time between Vienna and Strasbourg is around 12h 56m and covers a distance of around 853 km. The fastest train normally takes 11h 10m. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), RegioJet, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) and others, the Vienna to Strasbourg train service departs from Wien Hbf and arrives in Strasbourg. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
12h 56m
Fastest train time:
11h 10m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
44 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
16:30
Last train departs at:
23:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vienna to Strasbourg train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Austria → France
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International entry into France from Austria

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, India, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Turkey and Uruguay

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Conditions of entry into France from Austria

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Austria
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Health declaration required
This does not apply to fully vaccinated nationals
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  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Health declaration required
This does not apply to fully vaccinated nationals

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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Austria

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Austria.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Strasbourg is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Strasbourg is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Strasbourg is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Austria from France.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Strasbourg is to bus and ferry and night bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 14h 18m.

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The fastest way to get from Vienna to Strasbourg is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost 95€ - 310€ and takes 5h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Strasbourg via Salzburg Hbf and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 35m.

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The distance between Vienna and Strasbourg is 638 km. The road distance is 761.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Strasbourg without a car is to train which takes 9h 35m and costs 95€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from Vienna to Strasbourg, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Strasbourg is to fly which takes 6h 53m and costs 160€ - 430€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95€ - 200€ and takes 9h 35m, you could also bus, which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 12h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Strasbourg.
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  • Distance: 637.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 53m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Strasbourg, France?

Lufthansa, Iberia and seven other airlines fly from Vienna to Strasbourg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Strasbourg via Salzburg Hbf and Muenchen Hbf in around 9h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Cologne Bonn, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Dusseldorf, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Stuttgart, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Leipzig, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Nuremberg, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 390€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 550€
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 490€
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 160€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 300€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 400€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Strasbourg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 450€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St Louis to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
65€ - 80€
1st Class
70€ - 85€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Railjet
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Salzburg, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 28€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
18€ - 28€
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Wien to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
10h 4m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
Night bus from Stuttgart - Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus

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There is no direct flight from Vienna Airport to Strasbourg Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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

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Vienna to Strasbourg train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Strasbourg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Strasbourg is 762 km. It takes approximately 6h 58m to drive from Vienna to Strasbourg.

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Iberia, Turkish Airlines, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Strasbourg Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Strasbourg bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to line 9011 train which takes 16 min and costs 12€.

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