The cheapest train from Munich to Vienna

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Cheapest

£38

Average

£87

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 Munich to Vienna will cost around £ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 38.

Cheapest
20:17Munich4h16 00:33Vienna Central Station
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£381One-way
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20:17Munich4h16 00:33Vienna Central Station
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£551One-way
11:29Munich4h01 15:30Vienna Central Station
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£641One-way
06:23Munich4h07 10:30Vienna Central Station
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£651One-way
15:29Munich4h01 19:30Vienna Central Station
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£681One-way

Timetable Munich to Vienna

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06:23Munich4h07 10:30Vienna Central Station
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07:23Munich4h07 11:30Vienna Central Station
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07:23Munich4h07 11:30Vienna Central Station
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07:24Munich5h21 12:45Vienna Central Station
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08:17Munich4h13 12:30Vienna Central Station
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08:17Munich4h13 12:30Vienna Central Station
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09:24Munich5h21 14:45Vienna Central Station
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09:29Munich4h01 13:30Vienna Central Station
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09:29Munich4h01 13:30Vienna Central Station
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10:17Munich4h13 14:30Vienna Central Station
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10:17Munich4h13 14:30Vienna Central Station
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11:29Munich4h01 15:30Vienna Central Station
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11:29Munich4h01 15:30Vienna Central Station
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11:29Munich4h01 15:30Vienna Central Station
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12:17Munich4h13 16:30Vienna Central Station
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12:17Munich4h13 16:30Vienna Central Station
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13:24Munich5h21 18:45Vienna Central Station
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13:29Munich4h01 17:30Vienna Central Station
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13:29Munich4h01 17:30Vienna Central Station
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14:17Munich4h13 18:30Vienna Central Station
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14:17Munich4h13 18:30Vienna Central Station
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15:29Munich4h01 19:30Vienna Central Station
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15:29Munich4h01 19:30Vienna Central Station
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16:17Munich4h13 20:30Vienna Central Station
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16:17Munich4h41 20:58Vienna Central Station
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16:17Munich4h13 20:30Vienna Central Station
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17:24Munich5h41 23:05Vienna Central Station
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17:30Munich4h00 21:30Vienna Central Station
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17:30Munich4h00 21:30Vienna Central Station
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17:30Munich5h35 23:05Vienna Central Station
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18:17Munich4h13 22:30Vienna Central Station
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18:17Munich4h13 22:30Vienna Central Station
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19:17Munich4h13 23:30Vienna Central Station
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19:17Munich4h13 23:30Vienna Central Station
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20:17Munich4h16 00:33Vienna Central Station
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20:17Munich4h16 00:33Vienna Central Station
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23:50Munich7h04 06:54Vienna Central Station
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The fastest train from Munich to Vienna

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Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 24 m

Trains per day

38

Distance

356 km

Of the 38 trains that leave Munich for Vienna every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 356 km distance in an average of 4 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 4 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
17:30Munich4h00 21:30Vienna Central Station
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£931One-way
Fastest
17:30Munich4h00 21:30Vienna Central Station
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£931One-way
2nd Fastest
15:29Munich4h01 19:30Vienna Central Station
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£931One-way
2nd Fastest
13:29Munich4h01 17:30Vienna Central Station
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£931One-way
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09:29Munich4h01 13:30Vienna Central Station
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£931One-way

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Journey Summary

Munich to Vienna Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
4 hour.other 22 minute.other
Train Ticket Price: £26
Trains depart from:Munich
Trains arrive in:Vienna
Distance:356 km
Train Companies:ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn
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Deutsche Bahn between Munich and Vienna

You can travel by train from Munich to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £25. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 220 miles (355 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Munich and Vienna. Check the DB train timetable for your trip from Munich to Vienna on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Munich and Vienna you can pay as low as £25.

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.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Munich to Vienna, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Trains from Munich to Vienna

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.

What is the departure and arrival station for trains from Munich to Vienna

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.

Travel Tips

Trains from Munich 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 Munich to Vienna.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Vienna from Munich?

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

Can I enter Austria from Germany?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Munich?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine

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

All travellers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 16/06/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Munich and Vienna as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Munich, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Vienna to Munich is: Restricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Austria?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)

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

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

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 18/06/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Vienna to Munich train here.

How much do cheap trains to Vienna from Munich cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Munich to Vienna for as little as £25  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Munich to Vienna on average?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Munich to Vienna train to cost on average £39  one way.
How far is it from Munich to Vienna by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Munich to Vienna via train to be approximately 220 miles (355 km).
What station does the Munich to Vienna train leave from? Which Vienna train station do I come into from Munich?

When taking the train to Vienna from Munich, you can choose to depart from train stations like München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. Your journey can end in train stations such as Wien Hauptbahnhof and Wien Westbahnhof.

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

Where is the train station in Munich? Where is the train station in Vienna?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, München Hbf, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Munich. The most popular arrival train station in Vienna, called Wien Hauptbahnhof, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

What train providers go from Munich to Vienna?
Take the Munich to Vienna train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Vienna from Munich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Munich to Vienna direct trains?
If you’re looking for a direct train from Munich to Vienna, consider travelling with Deutsche Bahn. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
When can I take the first train from Munich to Vienna? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Munich to Vienna at 05: 23   or take the last train from Munich to Vienna leaving at 18: 17. Look for the latest Munich Vienna train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket to Vienna from Munich to get the best deals?
You can find a train between Munich and Vienna to cost on average £39 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 Munich to Vienna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Vienna
München Hbf
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
München Ost
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