Zurich to Vienna train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£89

Average

£143

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.

Cheapest
21:59Zürich HB12h31 10:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes
£891One-way
10:35Zürich HB7h55 18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1171One-way
12:35Zürich HB7h55 20:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1171One-way
13:33Zürich HB7h57 21:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1191One-way
07:33Zürich HB7h57 15:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1191One-way

Train schedule Zurich to Vienna

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
07:33Zürich HB7h57 15:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
09:33Zürich HB7h57 17:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
10:35Zürich HB7h55 18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
11:33Zürich HB7h57 19:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
11:33Zürich HB7h57 19:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
12:35Zürich HB7h55 20:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
13:33Zürich HB7h57 21:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
13:33Zürich HB7h57 21:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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21:59Zürich HB12h31 10:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
2 changes

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Vienna

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

7 h 55 m

Average

8 h 27 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

592 km

It's difficult to get from Zurich to Vienna without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:35Zürich HB7h55 18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1171One-way
Fastest
12:35Zürich HB7h55 20:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1171One-way
13:33Zürich HB7h57 21:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1191One-way
07:33Zürich HB7h57 15:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
1 change
£1191One-way
11:33Zürich HB7h57 19:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£1781One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Vienna

distanceDistance366 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Vienna cover the 366 miles long route taking on average 7 h 50 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £84, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Train companies: ÖBB Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB trains Zurich to Vienna

Travel from Zurich to Vienna from £53 with Omio’s train partners ÖBB Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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ÖBB Nightjet

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Zurich to Vienna train.

  • Average Price: £53

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Zurich and Vienna by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Are you making plans to travel from Zurich to Vienna? Why not take a train with ÖBB? Omio can show you current ÖBB train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Zurich to Vienna trains all in one place. On the ÖBB train, you can expect to travel 366 miles (591 km) between Zurich and Vienna. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Zurich and Vienna, you can quickly see if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way ÖBB train between Zurich and Vienna, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Are you making plans to travel between Zurich and Vienna? Why not take a train with ÖBB Nightjet? Omio can show you current ÖBB Nightjet train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Zurich to Vienna trains all in one place. On the ÖBB Nightjet train, you can expect to travel 366 miles (591 km) from Zurich to Vienna. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Zurich and Vienna, you can quickly see if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way ÖBB Nightjet train to Vienna from Zurich, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

      Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Vienna

      Travel by train to Vienna 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 Zurich to Vienna.
      FAQs

      Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria by train is: Fully open.

      Can I enter Austria from Switzerland?

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

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

      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 28/07/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Vienna from Zurich as this information can change.

      The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Vienna to Zurich is: Fully open

      Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Austria?

      Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

      Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Vienna?

      What are the entry requirements?

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

      Last verified on 03/08/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Vienna to Zurich train here.

      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Vienna from Zurich for as little as £53  in the next 7 days.
      In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Vienna from Zurich is £84  one way.
      The Zurich to Vienna train distance is approximately 366 miles.
      The train time to Vienna from Zurich is on average 7 h 50 min  for the 366 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Vienna from Zurich by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

      Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB   and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

      Passengers board their train most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

      Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel approximately 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from the train station to the city centre in Vienna.

      For the journey from Zurich to Vienna you can take a train with ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Zurich to Vienna on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
      Yes, there are 5 direct trains from Zurich to Vienna per day with ÖBB or ÖBB | Nightjet  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
      The average number of trains departing Zurich for Vienna is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The earliest train for this trip departs from Zurich at 05: 33. The last train leaves from Zurich at 21: 37. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Zurich to Vienna and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
      In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Zurich to Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £84 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Zurich to Vienna a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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