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

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Fly  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Vienna (VIE) WAW - VIE

$89 - $189

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Train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Ec

$25 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warsaw West to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 918

$41 - $71

Bus Ecolines  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Wien

$40 - $65

Night bus  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Wien Flughafen Schwechat Leo Express

$37 - $43

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Vienna 433.7 miles

$80 - $120

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Warszawa and arriving at Wien. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 59 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Vienna is 556 km. The road distance is 694 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 6 h 59 min and costs .

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

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Warsaw to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Warsaw, Warsaw West station.

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Warsaw to Vienna train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Vienna is to fly which takes 4 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 59 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 11 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Warsaw to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 347.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Wizz Air and two other airlines fly from Warsaw to Vienna every 4 hours. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Warsaw to Vienna 3 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 59 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna via Krakow
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $130
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
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 Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
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 Warsaw, Warsaw West to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Wien Flughafen Schwechat
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$24 - $35

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Warsaw to Vienna train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Vienna is 694 km. It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to drive from Warsaw to Vienna.

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Wizz Air, easyJet, LOT and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Warsaw Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 2049+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Warsaw Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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