The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Erfurt to Vienna will cost around £ 127 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.
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5 h 51 m
7 h 7 m
Trains per day
Of the 25 trains that leave Erfurt for Vienna every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 493 km distance in an average of 7 h 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 51 m .
The slowest trains will take 11 h 48 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||305 miles (492 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 1 min|
|Average train ticket price||£33 (€38)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE|
Trains from Erfurt to Vienna cover the 305 miles (492 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £33, but the average price of train tickets is £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
For as little as £33 you can travel by train from Erfurt to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
Travel 305 miles (492 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Erfurt and Vienna. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Erfurt and Vienna on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Erfurt and Vienna you can pay as low as £33.
Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Erfurt, Germany and Vienna, Austria by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 13/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Vienna from Erfurt before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Erfurt, Germany from Vienna is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Erfurt from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city centre in Vienna.
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