There are 5 ways to get from Vienna to Vilnius by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Vilnius (VNO) VIE - VNO

$78 - $173

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Train  •  22 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Minsk-Passajirskii R / ...
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius(LT) D

$42 - $62

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Train via Warszawa Centralna  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  4. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius

$50 - $69

Bus  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Vilnius

$65 - $100

Drive  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Vilnius 704 miles

$130 - $190

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wien and arriving at Vilnius. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Vilnius via Warszawa Centralna, Białystok and Kaunas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 30 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Vilnius is 947 km. The road distance is 1126.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vilnius without a car is to train which takes 16 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Vienna to Vilnius, including transfers.

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Vienna to Vilnius bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Wien station.

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vilnius is to fly which takes 4 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 23 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Vilnius Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Vienna to Vilnius bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Vilnius station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Vilnius.
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  • Distance: 592.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Vilnius, Lithuania?

Austrian Airlines, Air Baltic and three other airlines fly from Vienna to Vilnius every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Vilnius via Warszawa Centralna, Bialystok, Białystok, and Kaunas in around 16 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vienna to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vienna to Vilnius via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Minsk-Passajirskii
Ave. Duration
19 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$5 - $8
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
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Vilnius is 1 h ahead of Vienna. It is currently 9:35 PM in Vienna and 10:35 PM in Vilnius.

Vienna to Vilnius train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), arrive at Vilnius station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Vilnius is 1126 km. It takes approximately 13 h 6 min to drive from Vienna to Vilnius.

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Austrian Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Vilnius Airport.

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There are 929+ hotels available in Vilnius. Prices start at $40 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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