More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Train Information between Vienna and Bayreuth

distanceDistance247 miles (399 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Vienna to Bayreuth cover the 247 miles (399 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £22, but the average price of train tickets is £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Bayreuth Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains between Vienna and Bayreuth

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Vienna to Bayreuth from £22 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Vienna to Bayreuth. 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.

    When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Vienna to Bayreuth don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Vienna to Bayreuth
    Travel by train to Bayreuth 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 Vienna to Bayreuth.
    FAQs
    Am I allowed to travel by train from Vienna, Austria to Bayreuth, Germany?

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

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

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

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

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

    The information above was last checked on 05/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Vienna and Bayreuth before travelling.

    What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Vienna, Austria from Bayreuth, Germany?

    Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Vienna from Bayreuth?

    Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

    Requirements for reentering:

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

    Last checked on 01/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Vienna from Bayreuth.

    What is the cost of cheap trains between Vienna and Bayreuth?
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Bayreuth from Vienna for as low as £22  for the next 7 days.
    How much does the train from Vienna to Bayreuth cost on average?
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Vienna to Bayreuth train price to come in at an average of £22  one way.
    How far is it from Vienna to Bayreuth by train?
    The train distance from Vienna to Bayreuth is around 247 miles (399 km).
    How long is the train journey to Bayreuth from Vienna?
    The train time from Vienna to Bayreuth is on average 5 h 42 min  for the 247 miles (399 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bayreuth from Vienna by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    Which train station from Vienna to Bayreuth do I depart from? Which Bayreuth train station from Vienna do I arrive in?

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arriving in Bayreuth Hbf.

    Where is the train station in Vienna to go to Bayreuth? Where is the train station in Bayreuth located?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bayreuth Hbf, located 0.1 miles (210 m) away from the city centre.

    Which train providers can get me from Vienna to Bayreuth?
    Take the Vienna to Bayreuth train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Vienna and Bayreuth as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    When does the first train depart from Vienna to Bayreuth? When does the last train depart from Vienna to Bayreuth?
    The first train from Vienna to Bayreuth leaves at 05: 51   and the last train for this leaves at 16: 15. Omio shows you the latest train from Vienna to Bayreuth timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    How early should I buy Vienna to Bayreuth train tickets to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets from Vienna to Bayreuth within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £22 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Vienna to Bayreuth a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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