Berlin to Vienna by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Berlin to Vienna by train
Fast trains from Berlin to Vienna take around 8 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 524 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berlin and Vienna.
1. Are there direct trains from Berlin to Vienna?
Journeys between Berlin and Vienna usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Berlin to Vienna every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 38 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Berlin to Vienna?
The Berlin to Vienna train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Berlin to Vienna train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Vienna is usually scheduled to depart Berlin around 04:27 and the last train is around 23:53.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berlin around 04:27, and the last at 00:44.
What's the Berlin to Vienna train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Berlin to Vienna are $32.29.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $91 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $136. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Berlin to Vienna train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Berlin to Vienna by train.
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Which train companies operate between Berlin and Vienna?
More than one train company operates on the route from Berlin to Vienna, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Euro City
- Eurocity (EC)
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Night Jet
- Railjet Express
- Railjet Xpress
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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