There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Tihany by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Kelenföld  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld D / ...
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zamardi Express

$129 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér Rj
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Sasadi út to Tihany Újságíró Üdülő 1190

$16 - $22

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás to Tihany Posta 1190

$20 - $55

Train  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Sopron Rex
  2. Take the train from Sopron to Tapolca ICE
  3. Take the train from Tapolca to Balatonfüred

$26 - $42

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Tihany 138.2 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, train  •  5 h 59 min

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

$180 - $399

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

You can take a train from Vienna to Tihany via Kelenföld and Zamardi in around 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Tihany via Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér and Budapest Sasadi út in around 6 h 15 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)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Sopron
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenföld to Zamardi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Sopron to Tapolca
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Tapolca to Balatonfüred
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Volanbusz
FlixBus
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 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Wien Erdberg to Budapest Népliget aut.áll.
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $13

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vienna to Tihany?

The distance between Vienna and Tihany is 184 km. The road distance is 221 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vienna to Tihany?

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Tihany is to bus which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vienna to Tihany?

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Tihany is to drive which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 20€ - 30€.

Is there a direct bus between Vienna and Tihany?

No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Tihany. However, there are services departing from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse and arriving at Tihany Újságíró Üdülő via Budapest Sasadi út. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Vienna to Tihany?

It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Vienna to Tihany, including transfers.