There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Subotica by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus Nis Ekspres  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Subotica

$20

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Train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Subotica D

$80 - $120

Train via Budapest-Keleti  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica D

$89 - $136

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Subotica 600

$31 - $62

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Subotica 273.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD
  2. Take the train from Pesterzsebet to Subotica

$147 - $362

Door to door Shuttle  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna to Subotica

$43

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Subotica is to bus which costs 17€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Subotica is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna and arriving at Subotica. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Subotica. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Subotica is 342 km. The road distance is 437.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Subotica without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 21 min and costs 17€.

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The bus from Vienna to Subotica takes 6 h 21 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Vienna to Subotica bus services, operated by Nis Ekspres, depart from Vienna station.

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Subotica is to bus which takes 6 h 21 min and costs 17€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 7 h 13 min.

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  • Distance: 213.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Subotica, Serbia?

Nis Ekspres operates a bus from Vienna to Subotica 3 times a week. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 6 h 21 min. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Subotica once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 7 h 13 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
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 Subotica
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
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 Budapest-Keleti to Subotica
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Pesterzsebet to Subotica
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Vienna to Subotica
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
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 Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Subotica
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Vienna to Subotica
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Vienna to Subotica bus services, operated by Nis Ekspres, arrive at Subotica station.

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Vienna to Subotica train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Subotica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Subotica is 438 km. It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to drive from Vienna to Subotica.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 192+ hotels available in Subotica. Prices start at $23 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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