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Train Information between Vienna and Edinburgh

distanceDistance980 miles (1581 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Vienna to Edinburgh cover the 980 miles (1581 km) long trip taking on average 29 h 45 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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Trains from Vienna to Edinburgh
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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Vienna, Austria to Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom from Vienna?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 28/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Vienna and Edinburgh before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Austria from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Austria is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • 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 compulsory quarantine

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 27/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Vienna from Edinburgh.

How far is it from Vienna to Edinburgh by train?
The Vienna to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 980 miles (1581 km).
How long is the train to Edinburgh from Vienna?
On average the Vienna to Edinburgh train time is 29 h 45 min  covering the 980 miles (1581 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Vienna to Edinburgh train leave from? Which Edinburgh train station do I come into from Vienna?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Wien Westbahnhof   to Edinburgh Waverley.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

How many trains per day are there to Edinburgh from Vienna?
The average number of trains departing Vienna for Edinburgh is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Edinburgh
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 between Vienna and Edinburgh.