Vienna to Karlsruhe train

Wed, 24 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Vienna to Karlsruhe is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
08:287h03
Vienna Hbf
15:31Karlsruhe Hbf
£1391One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
10:287h30
Vienna Hbf
17:58Karlsruhe Hbf
£1391One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
08:287h24
Vienna Hbf
15:52Karlsruhe Hbf
£1391One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:288h03
Vienna Hbf
17:31Karlsruhe Hbf
£1491One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:138h40
Vienna Hbf
18:53Karlsruhe Hbf
£1591One-way
1 change

Train timetableVienna to Karlsruhe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 April
ÖBB
08:027h29
Vienna Airport
15:31Karlsruhe Hbf
3 changes
ÖBB
08:027h50
Vienna Airport
15:52Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes
ÖBB
08:287h03
Vienna Hbf
15:31Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:287h03
Vienna Hbf
15:31Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:287h24
Vienna Hbf
15:52Karlsruhe Hbf
1 change
ÖBB
08:287h24
Vienna Hbf
15:52Karlsruhe Hbf
1 change
ÖBB | ICE
08:338h19
Vienna Airport
16:52Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes
ÖBB | ICE
09:028h29
Vienna Airport
17:31Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:137h39
Vienna Hbf
16:52Karlsruhe Hbf
1 change
ÖBB | ICE
09:137h39
Vienna Hbf
16:52Karlsruhe Hbf
1 change
ÖBB | ICE
09:288h03
Vienna Hbf
17:31Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:288h03
Vienna Hbf
17:31Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes
ÖBB | ICE
09:339h00
Vienna Airport
18:33Karlsruhe Hbf
6 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:138h40
Vienna Hbf
18:53Karlsruhe Hbf
1 change
ÖBB | ICE
10:138h20
Vienna Hbf
18:33Karlsruhe Hbf
5 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:287h30
Vienna Hbf
17:58Karlsruhe Hbf
2 changes

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Train times from Vienna to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

7 h 3 m

Average

7 h 52 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

594 km

To travel from Vienna to Karlsruhe you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
ÖBB
08:287h03
Vienna Hbf
15:31Karlsruhe Hbf
£1791One-way
2 changes
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
08:287h03
Vienna Hbf
15:31Karlsruhe Hbf
£1391One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:287h24
Vienna Hbf
15:52Karlsruhe Hbf
£1391One-way
1 change
ÖBB
08:287h24
Vienna Hbf
15:52Karlsruhe Hbf
£1791One-way
1 change
ÖBB
08:027h29
Vienna Airport
15:31Karlsruhe Hbf
£1821One-way
3 changes

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance368 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£101 (€112)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity, EuroNight, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Vienna to Karlsruhe cover the 368 miles long route taking on average 7 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity, EuroNight, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £45, but the average price of train tickets is £101. Travellers depart most frequently from Vienna Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE and ÖBB Nightjet trains Vienna to Karlsruhe

Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE and ÖBB Nightjet trains will get you to Karlsruhe from Vienna from £45. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

ÖBB is the national railway company of Austria, providing a comprehensive network of services throughout the country including trains to Karlsruhe from Vienna. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity Express (ICE) trains, EuroCity (EC) trains, InterCity (IC) trains, and Regional Express (REX) trains. ICE trains are the fastest, offering the most comfortable and luxurious travel experience, while EC trains are slightly slower but still offer a comfortable journey. IC trains are the most common, providing a reliable and affordable service, and REX trains are the slowest but offer the most frequent stops. ÖBB offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for ÖBB include Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz.

ÖBB from Vienna to Karlsruhe train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: £49

FAQs: Vienna to Karlsruhe train

FAQs: Travel by train from Vienna to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Karlsruhe can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Vienna to Karlsruhe is £101; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Vienna to Karlsruhe train travel time is 7 h 3 min   for the 368 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Vienna to Karlsruhe leaves at 07: 28. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Vienna to Karlsruhe leaves at 23: 28.
There are 10 trains a day from Vienna to Karlsruhe which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity, EuroNight, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Vienna to Karlsruhe with ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Railjet. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity, EuroNight, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet.
For the best Vienna to Karlsruhe train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity, EuroNight, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Karlsruhe from Vienna to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are night trains available from Vienna to Karlsruhe with ÖBB Nightjet or EuroNight. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Vienna, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Vienna Hbf, Vienna Airport and Vienna Westbahnhof. When arriving in Karlsruhe, you can end your route in train stations like Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe, Hbf Südausgang and Karlsruhe Bahnhofsvorplatz.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Vienna Hbf, which is located around 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Karlsruhe Hbf, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Vienna to Karlsruhe by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Karlsruhe from Vienna including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Vienna and Karlsruhe

Vienna
Karlsruhe
Vienna Hbf is the most popular Vienna railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Vienna for your journey to Karlsruhe.
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phone
Phone Number
+43 51717
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 09: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat: 09: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Vienna Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S60, S80
Tram lines: 18, D, O
Bus lines: 13A, 69A, N66, VAL
Train lines: R, RJ, RJX, REX, EC, NJ, EN, ICE, IC
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Vienna Franz-Josefs-BahnhofParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna Praterstern (U2)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna Westbahnhof (U3)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna, Westbahnhof (Europaplatz)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Vienna, Central Station (Wiedner Gürtel)

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