Bucharest to Vienna by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    19hr 18m
  • Distance
    860 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    19hr 40m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bucharest to Vienna by train

Fast trains from Bucharest to Vienna take around 19 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 860 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bucharest and Vienna.

1. Are there direct trains from Bucharest to Vienna?

Direct trains from Bucharest to Vienna have been found.

We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Bucharest to Vienna every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found at least one departure.

2. How long is the train journey from Bucharest to Vienna?

The Bucharest to Vienna train travel time is normally about 19 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bucharest to Vienna train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Vienna is usually scheduled to depart Bucharest around 12:50 and the last train is around 21:45. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Bucharest around 12:50.

When to book Bucharest to Vienna train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 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 Bucharest to Vienna by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bucharest and Vienna?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bucharest to Vienna, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroNight
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Night train
  • Railjet

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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