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

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Bus via Bratislava  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Zvolen to Bratislava K811 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet / ...

12€ - 25€

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Train  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the train from Zvolen Osobna Stanica to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica 810 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Wien Hbf 2503 / ...

10€ - 30€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Zvolen to Wien

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from Zvolen to Vienna 272.7 km

30€ - 45€

Bus, fly  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Zvolen to Budapest Airport
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vienna (VIE) BUD - VIE

50€ - 265€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zvolen to Vienna is to bus via Bratislava which costs 12€ - 25€ and takes 5h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Zvolen to Vienna is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zvolen to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Zvolen Nakladna Stanica and arriving at Wien Hbf via Zvolen Osobna Stanica and Bratislava Hlavna Stanica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 44m.

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The distance between Zvolen and Vienna is 209 km. The road distance is 272.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zvolen to Vienna without a car is to bus via Bratislava which takes 5h 5m and costs 12€ - 25€.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to get from Zvolen to Vienna, including transfers.

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Zvolen to Vienna train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Zvolen Osobna Stanica station.

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The best way to get from Zvolen to Vienna is to bus via Bratislava which takes 5h 5m and costs 12€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 10€ - 30€ and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Zvolen to Vienna train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Zvolen to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 209.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Zvolen, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a bus from Zvolen to Vienna via Zvolen Osobna Stanica, Zvolen, Bratislava, and Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy in around 5h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zvolen to Vienna via Zvolen Osobna Stanica and Bratislava Hlavna Stanica in around 5h 44m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 330€
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Phone
+421 24 48 58 188
Email
info@slovakrail.sk
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Zvolen Osobna Stanica to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
8€ - 14€
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 5€
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
2€ - 5€
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 Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
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 Zvolen to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava to Vienna, Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zvolen to Budapest Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Zvolen to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
turancar.sk
Bus from Zvolen to Wien
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
turancar.sk
SAD Lucenec
Phone
0650 958 958
Email
sadlc@sadlc.sk
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Zvolen to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
RegioJet
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop to Vienna Main train station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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Yes, the driving distance between Zvolen to Vienna is 273 km. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Zvolen to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Budapest Airport to Vienna Airport.

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