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There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Vorarlberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Dornbirn Rjx / ...

110€ - 160€

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Bus via Munich  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Central Station to Munich, Munich central bus station 036 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dornbirn 141

33€ - 40€

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Bus  •  10h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Sankt Gallen

41€ - 57€

Drive  •  5h 59m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Dornbirn 613.4 km

60€ - 95€

Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Innsbruck (INN) VIE - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bludenz

80€ - 460€

Fly to Altenrhein, line 15 bus  •  5h

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Altenrhein (ACH) VIE - ACH
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Gaißau Kesslerplatz to Hard Brückenwaage

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zurich (ZRH) VIE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Feldkirch

129€ - 379€

Fly to Munich, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Munich (MUC) VIE - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Bregenz

152€ - 256€

Fly to Basel, train  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Basel (BSL) VIE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Feldkirch

119€ - 311€

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  8h 23m

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

90€ - 400€

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Vorarlberg is to bus via Munich which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 9h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Vorarlberg is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 460€ and takes 4h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna station to Vorarlberg. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Central Station and arriving at Dornbirn via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Dornbirn. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 37m.

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The distance between Vienna and Vorarlberg is 494 km. The road distance is 613.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vorarlberg without a car is to train which takes 6h 37m and costs 110€ - 160€.

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The train from Wien Hbf to Dornbirn takes 6h 37m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Vienna to Vorarlberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Central Station.

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vorarlberg is to train which takes 6h 37m and costs 110€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus via Munich, which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 9h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Vorarlberg.
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  • Distance: 494.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Vorarlberg, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Hbf to Dornbirn every 4 hours. Tickets cost 110€ - 160€ and the journey takes 6h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Dornbirn via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 9h 20m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 460€
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 650€
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 700€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 390€
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 390€
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 650€
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 460€
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 850€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 700€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
19€ - 50€
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Vienna to Altenrhein
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 250€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 240€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Train operators
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 Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bludenz
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Innsbruck Hbf to Bludenz
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
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 Zuerich Hb to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Central Station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Wien to Sankt Gallen
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Book at
eurolines.ch
Landbus Unterland
Phone
+43 5572 32300
Email
office@landbusunterland.at
Website
landbusunterland.at
Bus from Gaißau Kesslerplatz to Hard Brückenwaage
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
landbusunterland.at

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Innsbruck Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Vorarlberg is 613 km. It takes approximately 5h 59m to drive from Vienna to Vorarlberg.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Vorarlberg train tickets online with Omio.

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There are 1357+ hotels available in Vorarlberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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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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