The cheapest trains from Prague to Vienna

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Cheapest

£11

Average

£28

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 Prague to Vienna will cost around £ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

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12:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 17:21Vienna
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£111One-way
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04:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 09:21Vienna
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£111One-way
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15:46Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h35 20:21Vienna
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£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 13:21Vienna
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£121One-way
04:29Prague4h47 09:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£181One-way

Timetable Prague to Vienna

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04:29Prague4h47 09:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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04:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 09:21Vienna
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06:19Prague4h57 11:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:19Prague4h57 13:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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08:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 13:21Vienna
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09:40Prague5h36 15:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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11:22Prague5h36 16:58Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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12:19Prague4h57 17:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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12:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 17:21Vienna
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12:49Prague6h09 18:58Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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15:22Prague4h54 20:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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15:46Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h35 20:21Vienna
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18:19Prague4h57 23:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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21:49Prague8h09 05:58Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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17 Oct
£26ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Mon
18 Oct
£13ÖBB | Railjet
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Tue
19 Oct
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£169Austrian Airlines
Wed
20 Oct
£13ÖBB | Railjet
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Thu
21 Oct
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£141Austrian Airlines
Fri
22 Oct
£13ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Sat
23 Oct
£13ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Sun
24 Oct
£13ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
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Mon
25 Oct
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£141Austrian Airlines
Tue
26 Oct
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£118Austrian Airlines
Wed
27 Oct
£12RegioJet a.s.
£12Eurolines Germany
£285Air Dolomiti
Thu
28 Oct
£12RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£118Austrian Airlines
Fri
29 Oct
£12RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£142Austrian Airlines
Sat
30 Oct
£18ÖBB | Railjet
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Sun
31 Oct
£12RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£118Austrian Airlines
Mon
1 Nov
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£118Austrian Airlines
Tue
2 Nov
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£118Austrian Airlines
Wed
3 Nov
£11RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
£87Air Malta
Thu
4 Nov
£11RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
£118Austrian Airlines
Fri
5 Nov
£12RegioJet a.s.
£12ArdaTur
£96Austrian Airlines
Sat
6 Nov
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Flixbus
£96Austrian Airlines

The fastest trains from Prague to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h 32 m

Average

5 h 13 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

253 km

Of the 14 trains that leave Prague for Vienna every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 253 km distance in an average of 5 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 32 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 9 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
12:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 17:21Vienna
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£111One-way
Fastest
08:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 13:21Vienna
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£121One-way
Fastest
04:49Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h32 09:21Vienna
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£111One-way
2nd Fastest
15:46Praha, Hlavní Nádraží4h35 20:21Vienna
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£111One-way
04:29Prague4h47 09:16Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£181One-way

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Train Information to Vienna from Prague

distanceDistance156 miles (252 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£14 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCzech Railway, RegioJet, RegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Railjet, Leo Express, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB

Trains from Prague to Vienna cover the 156 miles (252 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 32 min with our travel partners like Czech Railway, RegioJet, RegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Railjet, Leo Express, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £14, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Train companies

Train from Prague to Vienna with Student Agency, Leo Express and ÖBB

Find the best trains from Prague to Vienna with Omio's travel partners Student Agency, Leo Express and ÖBB from £11. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Leo Express

RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next train from Prague to Vienna: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Find cheap tickets for Student Agency trains from Prague to Vienna on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Prague to Vienna train timetable from Student Agency, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 156 miles (252 km) journey from Prague to Vienna, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Prague to Vienna in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Student Agency trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the Student Agency train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Vienna from Prague and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Prague and Vienna with Student Agency!

Prague to Vienna train information with Student Agency:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 30 min
  • Student Agency frequency: 3 a day

Trains from Prague to Vienna

Trains from Prague to Vienna are operated by Czech and Austrian Railways using the service known as Railjet. There are up to eight trains available every day, which cover the 185 miles that separate both cities in approximately 4 hours. Railjet trains are always direct and begin running daily at 6:50 a.m., followed by departures every two hours and ending with a train that departs before midnight.

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

Departure Station: Trains from Prague to Vienna depart from Prague Hlavani, the city's central train station. From here, visitors can reach the Old Town on foot in 15-20 minutes, or take the city's underground, which has a station opposite Hlavani. Reaching the main attractions on the western side of the river requires an underground as well as a bus or tram.

Arrival Station:

Trains from Prague to Vienna arrive at Wien Hauptbahnhof, which is half a mile away from the historic Belvedere Quarter, and approximately 30 minutes away from the city core area if using public transportation. Wien Hauptbahnhof also functions as an underground station and is handy for visitors headed to Stadtpark, Stephansplatz, and the university.

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

Travel by train between Prague, Czechia and Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Vienna from Prague restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 13/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Prague to Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Czechia from Vienna, Austria?

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

Is my return train into Prague 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 Czechia from Vienna?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

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

  • Social distancing required: 2 metre (s) (7 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 Prague from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Prague to Vienna?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Prague to Vienna for the next 7 days starting from £11  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Prague to Vienna?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Prague to Vienna train price to come in at an average of £14  one way.
What is the distance by train from Prague to Vienna?
The distance from Prague to Vienna by train is approximately 156 miles (252 km).
How many hours does it take from Prague to Vienna by train?
The train time between Prague and Vienna is on average 4 h 32 min  for the 156 miles (252 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Vienna from Prague by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Prague and arrival train station in Vienna?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Prague, Praha, Zličín   and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Where do I find the Prague train station to Vienna? Where is the Vienna train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín, which is located around 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Wien Westbahnhof, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Prague to Vienna?
For the route from Prague to Vienna you can take a train with Czech Railway, RegioJet, RegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Railjet, Leo Express, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Prague to Vienna on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Prague to Vienna direct trains?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains from Prague to Vienna per day with ÖBB | Railjet or RegioJet a. S.   on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
How many trains per day are there to Vienna from Prague?
The average number of trains departing Prague for Vienna is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Prague to Vienna? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Prague to Vienna at 07: 49   or take the last train from Prague to Vienna leaving at 14: 46. Look for the latest Prague Vienna train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Vienna from Prague to get the best deals?
You can find a train from Prague to Vienna to cost on average £14 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Prague to Vienna train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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