The cheapest trains from Erfurt to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Cheapest

£35

Average

£127

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.

Cheapest
01:42Erfurt Hbf9h03 10:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£351One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 14:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£791One-way
10:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 16:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£881One-way
13:32Erfurt Hbf6h58 20:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£971One-way
17:32Erfurt Hbf7h01 00:33Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£971One-way

Timetable Erfurt to Vienna

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01:42Erfurt Hbf9h03 10:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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04:37Erfurt Hbf9h53 14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 14:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 14:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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09:47Erfurt Hbf6h43 16:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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09:47Erfurt Hbf6h43 16:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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10:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 16:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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10:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 16:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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11:54Erfurt Hbf5h51 17:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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11:54Erfurt Hbf5h51 17:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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12:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 18:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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12:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 18:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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13:32Erfurt Hbf6h58 20:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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13:32Erfurt Hbf6h58 20:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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13:32Erfurt Hbf7h26 20:58Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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14:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 20:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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14:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 20:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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15:32Erfurt Hbf6h58 22:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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15:32Erfurt Hbf6h58 22:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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16:31Erfurt Hbf6h34 23:05Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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16:31Erfurt Hbf6h34 23:05Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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17:32Erfurt Hbf7h01 00:33Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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17:32Erfurt Hbf7h01 00:33Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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20:31Erfurt Hbf10h03 06:34Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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21:31Erfurt Hbf11h48 09:19Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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Sat
16 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
17 Oct
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£44Flixbus
Mon
18 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
Tue
19 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
Wed
20 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£33Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£33Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
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£40Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Tue
26 Oct
£30Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
30 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn with connection
£29Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn with connection
£33Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£37Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
5 Nov
£25Deutsche Bahn
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The fastest trains from Erfurt to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 51 m

Average

7 h 7 m

Trains per day

25

Distance

493 km

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.

Fastest
11:54Erfurt Hbf5h51 17:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£1421One-way
Fastest
11:54Erfurt Hbf5h51 17:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£1401One-way
2nd Fastest
14:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 20:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
£1421One-way
2nd Fastest
12:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 18:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 changes
£1401One-way
2nd Fastest
10:31Erfurt Hbf6h14 16:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£1401One-way

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Train Information to Vienna from Erfurt

distanceDistance305 miles (492 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn between Erfurt and Vienna

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.

Deutsche Bahn

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

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Erfurt to Vienna
Travel by train to Vienna easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Erfurt to Vienna.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Vienna from Erfurt?

Travel between Erfurt, Germany and Vienna, Austria by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Austria from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Austria from Erfurt?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

When travelling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

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.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Vienna, Austria?

The restriction level for your return train to Erfurt, Germany from Vienna is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Erfurt from Vienna restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Vienna?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Erfurt, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

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.

How much does a cheap train from Erfurt to Vienna cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Erfurt to Vienna to cost as little as £33  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Vienna from Erfurt?
The Erfurt to Vienna train ticket price is on average £33  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from Erfurt to Vienna by train?
You should expect to travel around 305 miles (492 km)  from Erfurt to Vienna by train.
How long does it take from Erfurt to Vienna by train?
While the time it takes to travel 305 miles (492 km) from Erfurt to Vienna can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Erfurt to Vienna is on average 7 h 1 min.
What is the departure train station in Erfurt and arrival train station in Vienna?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Erfurt Hbf   and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Where is the departure train station in Erfurt located? Where is the arrival train station in Vienna located?

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.

What train providers go from Erfurt to Vienna?
When taking a train from Erfurt to Vienna, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE for the best way to get you to Vienna. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Erfurt to Vienna and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains are there to Vienna from Erfurt a day?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Erfurt to Vienna. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Erfurt to Vienna? When does the last train depart from Erfurt to Vienna?
If you prefer early morning trains from Erfurt to Vienna, the first train leaves at 05: 31. If you prefer late night trains from Erfurt to Vienna, the last train of the day leaves at 23: 42. Omio shows you the latest train from Erfurt to Vienna times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I buy train tickets between Erfurt and Vienna to score the best deals?
You can find a train between Erfurt and Vienna to cost on average £33 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Erfurt to Vienna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erfurt
Vienna
The major railway station for departures from Erfurt is Erfurt Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Erfurt Hbf for your trip between Erfurt and Vienna.