There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Tihany by bus, train, night train, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Sasadi út to Balatonfüred Autóbusz-Állomás 1201 / ...

$26 - $41

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EuroNight, train, car ferry  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zamardi D
  3. Take the car ferry from Szántódrév to Tihanyrév

$20 - $28

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Train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Mitte to Wiener Neustadt Hbf R
  2. Take the train from Sopron to Szombathely R
  3. Take the train from Szombathely to Tapolca R / ...
  4. Take the train from Tapolca to Aszofö D / ...

$36 - $58

Bus, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Szombathely 725
  2. Take the train from Szombathely to Tapolca R / ...
  3. Take the train from Tapolca to Aszofö D / ...

$24 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Tihany 138.2 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, train, car ferry  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zamardi
  3. Take the car ferry from Szántódrév to Tihanyrév

$121 - $321

Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Tihany is 184 km. The road distance is 221.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Tihany without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Vienna to Tihany, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Tihany is to bus which takes 6 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 10 min.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Tihany is 221 km. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Vienna to Tihany.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 1714+ hotels available in Tihany. Prices start at $51 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 .

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Tihany.
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  • Distance: 114.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Tihany, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Vienna to Tihany via Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld, Budapest Sasadi út, and Balatonfüred Autóbusz-Állomás in around 6 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Tihany via Wiener Neustadt Hbf, Sopron, Szombathely, Tapolca, and Aszofö in around 8 h 10 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 Mitte to Wiener Neustadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Sopron to Szombathely
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szombathely to Tapolca
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Tapolca to Aszofö
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenföld to Zamardi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
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 Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Balatoni Hajózási Zrt.
Phone
+36 84 310 050
Email
ugyfelkozpont@bahart.hu
Website
balatonihajozas.hu
Car ferry from Szántódrév to Tihanyrév
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
en.balatonihajozas.hu

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