Vienna to Karlsruhe by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Vienna to Karlsruhe by train
Fast trains from Vienna to Karlsruhe take around 7 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 591 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Vienna and Karlsruhe.
1. Are there direct trains from Vienna to Karlsruhe?
Journeys between Vienna and Karlsruhe usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Vienna to Karlsruhe 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 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Vienna to Karlsruhe?
The Vienna to Karlsruhe train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Vienna to Karlsruhe train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Karlsruhe is usually scheduled to depart Vienna around 05:22 and the last train is around 23:25.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Vienna around 05:30, and the last at 20:41.
What's the Vienna to Karlsruhe train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Vienna to Karlsruhe are $44.43.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $114 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $69. 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 Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe by train.
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Which train companies operate between Vienna and Karlsruhe?
More than one train company operates on the route from Vienna to Karlsruhe, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Euro Night
- Eurocity (EC)
- Inter City
- 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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