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There are 10 ways to get from Zinal to Vienna by train, bus, night train, 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.

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Train  •  13h 13m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich HB Ic8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Wien Hbf Rjx

€474 - €731

Cheapest option

Line 453 bus, line 451 bus, train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the line 453 bus from Zinal, téléphérique to Vissoie, poste
  2. Take the line 451 bus from Vissoie, poste to Sierre/Siders, gare
  3. Take the train from Sierre/Siders to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig to Gallarate
  5. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Vienna (VIE) MXP - VIE

€67 - €216

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Bus  •  19h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Verrès to Milan 471
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Vienna Erdberg N456

€77 - €103

Train, night train  •  17h 31m

  1. Take the train from Ausserberg to Domodossola Re
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Milano P.Garibaldi Re
  3. Take the night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Wien Hbf Nj

€239 - €306

Drive  •  9h 51m

  1. Drive from Zinal to Vienna 913.6 km

€95 - €150

Train to Geneva, fly  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the train from Sierre/Siders to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Vienna (VIE) GVA - VIE

€115 - €327

Train to Zurich, fly  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Vienna (VIE) ZRH - VIE

€150 - €383

Train to Basel, fly  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Vienna (VIE) BSL - VIE

€109 - €348

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  10h 50m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Vienna (VIE) LIN - VIE

€106 - €267

Line 453 bus, line 451 bus, train, train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  10h 26m

  1. Take the line 453 bus from Zinal, téléphérique to Vissoie, poste
  2. Take the line 451 bus from Vissoie, poste to Sierre/Siders, gare
  3. Take the train from Sierre/Siders to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  5. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Vienna (VIE) BGY - VIE

€85 - €262

Switzerland → Austria
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International entry into Austria from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Conditions of entry into Austria from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vienna is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vienna is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vienna is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from Austria.

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Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Zinal to Vienna is to bus which costs SFr 80 - SFr 120 and takes 19h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Zinal to Vienna is to train and fly which costs SFr 120 - SFr 370 and takes 9h 2m.

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The distance between Zinal and Vienna is 700 km. The road distance is 913.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zinal to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 13h 13m and costs SFr 500 - SFr 850.

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It takes approximately 13h 13m to get from Zinal to Vienna, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Zinal to Vienna is to train which takes 13h 13m and costs SFr 500 - SFr 850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 80 - SFr 120 and takes 19h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zinal to Vienna is 914 km. It takes approximately 9h 51m to drive from Zinal to Vienna.

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Air France, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and Swiss offer flights from Geneva Airport to Vienna Airport.

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  • Distance: 699.6 km
  • Duration: 13h 13m

What companies run services between Zinal, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Zinal to Vienna via St. Niklaus, Visp, and Zuerich Hb in around 13h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zinal to Vienna via St. Jacques, Verrès, and Milan in around 19h 43m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €2800
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €240
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €170
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €480
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €480
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€8 - €70
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €90
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €380
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€11 - €85
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €160
Train operators
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 Visp to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€200 - €360
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Sierre/Siders to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Sierre/Siders to Brig
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €30
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Ausserberg to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Nightjet
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Sierre/Siders to Brig
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €25
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
€12 - €15
1st Class Ticket
€22 - €25
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Visp to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €80
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€35 - €50
1st Class
€55 - €80
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Verrès to Milan
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zinal, téléphérique to Vissoie, poste
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from Vissoie, poste to Sierre/Siders, gare
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB

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