Vienna to Berlin by train
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Travelling from Vienna to Berlin by train
Fast trains from Vienna to Berlin take around 8 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 524 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Vienna and Berlin.
1. Are there direct trains from Vienna to Berlin?
Journeys between Vienna and Berlin usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Vienna to Berlin 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 18 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Vienna to Berlin?
The Vienna to Berlin train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Vienna to Berlin train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Berlin is usually scheduled to depart Vienna around 05:30 and the last train is around 17:15.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Vienna to Berlin train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Vienna to Berlin are $34.14.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $74 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $68. 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 Vienna to Berlin 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 Vienna to Berlin by train.
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Which train companies operate between Vienna and Berlin?
More than one train company operates on the route from Vienna to Berlin, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Euro City
- Eurocity (EC)
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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