The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Munich to Vienna will cost around £ 79 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 48.
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Trains per day
Of the 18 train that leave Munich for Vienna every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 356 km distance in an average of 4h 7m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 4h .
The slowest train will take 4h 14m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
4 hours 28 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£30|
|Trains depart from:||Munich|
|Trains arrive in:||Vienna|
|Train Companies:||ÖBB, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from the Bavarian capital Munich to the beautiful Austrian capital Vienna run regularly every day of the week, with 8 direct services per day. Journey time is between 4-5 hours on the direct services provided by RailJet. There are also up to another 15 indirect services per day that involve 1 or 2 changes. Trains run 24 hours a day, although those departing later at night and in the early hours are sleeper trains that have a longer journey time of approximately 8-9 hours.
Departure Station: Trains for Vienna depart from Munich Hauptbahnhof, Munich's main public transport hub which can be reached easily via metro, overground or bus from anywhere in the city. The station is located to the west of the city centre, taking about 20 minutes to reach on foot.
Arrival Station: All direct trains from Munich arrive at Wien Hauptbahnhof, Vienna's main railway station located to the south of the city centre. From here visitors can board a Metro to the Historic Centre of Vienna, taking around 25 minutes.