Paris to Vienna train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Cheapest

£99

Average

£184

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.

ÖBB | Nightjet
16:58Paris16h11 09:09Vienna
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£991One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:20Paris11h25 16:45Vienna
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£2211One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:04Paris11h41 18:45Vienna
0 changes
£2311One-way

Train schedule Paris to Vienna

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Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:20Paris11h25 16:45Vienna
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:04Paris11h41 18:45Vienna
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ÖBB | Nightjet
16:58Paris16h11 09:09Vienna
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Fastest train times from Paris to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Fastest Journey

11 h 25 m

Average

13 h 5 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

1034 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Paris for Vienna every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
05:20Paris11h25 16:45Vienna
0 changes
£2211One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:04Paris11h41 18:45Vienna
0 changes
£2311One-way
ÖBB | Nightjet
16:58Paris16h11 09:09Vienna
0 changes
£991One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Vienna

distanceDistance640 miles (1033 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£204 (€227)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Nightjet

Trains from Paris to Vienna cover the 640 miles (1033 km) long route taking on average 10 h 50 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Nightjet. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £99, but the average price of train tickets is £204. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet trains Paris to Vienna

Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet trains will get you to Vienna from Paris from £99. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB Nightjet

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Paris to Vienna. 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, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: £220

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with ÖBB Nightjet to Vienna from Paris for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest ÖBB Nightjet train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Paris to Vienna train with ÖBB Nightjet (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Paris - Vienna route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Paris to Vienna by train is 640 miles (1033 km). You can book tickets for this ÖBB Nightjet train for as low as £99 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for ÖBB Nightjet tickets to Vienna from Paris in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect ÖBB Nightjet Paris - Vienna train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Trains from Paris to Vienna

Trains from Paris to Vienna provide travelers with a cheap, comfortable and fun option to make their way between the two destinations. This scenic route is taken by more than 30 weekly train trips. The distance is covered in an average travel time of 12 hours and 16 minutes.

Paris to Vienna train times: daily departures

There are approximately 5 daily trains and approximately 35 weekly trains to Vienna from Paris. These trains have different departure times. The first train leaves Paris for Vienna at around 6:40 a.m. while the last train leaves at around 3:20 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from Paris to Vienna?

The distance covered by trains from Paris to Vienna is 642 miles. This journey is long, so there are no direct connections between the two destinations. The fastest train on this route includes 2 transfers on the way.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Vienna?

Departure station: The departure station for trains to Vienna from Paris is Paris Gare de I'Est station. This train station is less than a mile from Paris' city center and is accessible by travelers on foot or by bus.

Arrival station: The arrival train station for trains to Vienna is the Vienna Central Station. This station is only 2.9 miles away from Vienna city center. Vienna Central Station is well connected to the city center by public transit such as subway services, buses and trams.

Which train companies travel from Paris to Vienna?

Two companies offer services for trains shuttling between the two cities. These include DB (Deutsche Bahn) and TGV trains. DB trains offer the most daily train trips on the route. They also provide the fastest and cheapest trains between the two destinations. DB trains to Vienna have between 2 to 4 transfers along the way while TGV trains have a maximum of two transfers.

DB Paris to Vienna

DB trains from Paris to Vienna offer approximately 35 weekly trips between the two destinations. There are both long-distance and high-speed DB trains from Paris to Vienna. The fastest train takes 10 hours and 50 minutes to make this trip, with 2 transfers: at Struttgart Hbf and Munich Hbf in Germany.

TGV Paris to Vienna

TGV trains from Paris to Vienna make an average of 28 monthly trips between the two destinations. TGV long-distance trains from Paris to Vienna take 14 hours and 40 minutes to arrive at their destination. This travel time includes 2 transfers at Munich Hbf and Salzburg Hbf.

Paris to Vienna trains: services on board

Trains plying this route offer both first- and second-class tickets. These tickets differ in price with first-class tickets being more expensive. First-class travellers are provided with food while second-class travelers are provided with snacks and beverages to make the journey pleasant. Long-distance trains from Paris to Vienna allow travelers to bring their pets and bikes on board after purchasing the appropriate tickets for the journey. Disabled travelers are also accommodated on the train making this trip, with special care provided on the train upon request while booking.

How to find cheap train tickets from Paris to Vienna

Tickets for trains from Paris to Vienna tend to be more expensive towards the travel date. It is advisable for travelers to book their tickets as far as six months in advance in order to get affordable tickets for the trip. Travelers are advised to be flexible when traveling as journeys with three or four transfers are cheaper than those with two transfers.

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Vienna

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FAQs

Travel between Paris, France and Vienna, Austria by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Austria from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travellers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Vienna from Paris as this information can change.

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

Is my return train into Paris 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 France from Vienna?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

Last checked on 28/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Paris and Vienna to cost as little as £99  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Vienna train price to come in at an average of £204  one way.
The train distance from Paris to Vienna is around 640 miles (1033 km).
The Paris to Vienna train duration is on average 10 h 50 min, which is to be expected when travelling 640 miles (1033 km) to Vienna from Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Wien Westbahnhof, located 4.2 miles (6.7 km) away from the city centre.

When taking a train from Paris to Vienna, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Nightjet for the best way to get you to Vienna. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Paris to Vienna and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Paris for Vienna is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Paris to Vienna leaves at 04: 55   and the last train for this leaves at 17: 57. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Vienna schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
If you book a train ticket from Paris to Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £204 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Vienna from Paris are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Vienna
The major railway station for departures from Paris is Paris Gare de Lyon. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Paris Gare de Lyon for your trip to Vienna from Paris.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 184943635
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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