There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Sasadi út to Zalaegerszeg Autóbuszállomás 1185 / ...

$62 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Sasadi út to Zalaegerszeg Autóbuszállomás 1185 / ...

$25 - $38

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Pragersko Ec
  2. Take the train from Pragersko to Zalaegerszeg-Ola Istria First Water

$45 - $69

Train via Kelenföld  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zalaegerszeg Istria First Water

$62 - $91

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg 118 miles

$21 - $35

Shuttle, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna to Murska Sobota
  2. Take the train from Murska Sobota to Zalaegerszeg Mv 1247

$51 - $375

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Zalaegerszeg Autóbuszállomás via Budapest Sasadi út. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Zalaegerszeg-Ola via Pragersko. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Zalaegerszeg is 156 km. The road distance is 188.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg, including transfers.

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Vienna to Zalaegerszeg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg is to bus which takes 6 h 53 min and costs 20€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 7 h 7 min.

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  • Distance: 97.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg via Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and Budapest Sasadi út in around 6 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Zalaegerszeg via Pragersko in around 7 h 7 min.

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 Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Pragersko
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Pragersko to Zalaegerszeg-Ola
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenföld to Zalaegerszeg
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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