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from Aachen to Vienna

You can get from Aachen to Vienna by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Aachen to Vienna on 8 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:45Cologne/Bonn Airport1h35 18:20Vienna International Airport
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£481One-way
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16:45Cologne/Bonn Airport1h35 18:20Vienna International Airport
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£481One-way
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18:15Cologne/Bonn Airport1h30 19:45Vienna International Airport
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£1461One-way
09:51Aachen Hbf8h54 18:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£891One-way
09:39Aachen Hbf9h06 18:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£891One-way

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Wed
8 Dec
£53Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£48Ryanair
Thu
9 Dec
£58ÖBB | ICE
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£14Ryanair
Fri
10 Dec
£35Deutsche Bahn with connection
£50Flixbus
£37Ryanair
Sat
11 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
£37Flixbus
£29Ryanair
Mon
13 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
£43Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Tue
14 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
£59Flixbus
£9Ryanair
Wed
15 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£10Ryanair
Thu
16 Dec
£58ÖBB | ICE
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£7Ryanair
Fri
17 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
£43Flixbus
£36Wizz Air
Sat
18 Dec
£58ÖBB | ICE
£37Flixbus
£7Ryanair
Sun
19 Dec
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£16Wizz Air
Mon
20 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£13Ryanair
Tue
21 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
£77Flixbus
£7Ryanair
Wed
22 Dec
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£53Flixbus
£21Wizz Air
Thu
23 Dec
£53Deutsche Bahn with connection
£63Flixbus
£32Ryanair
Fri
24 Dec
£35Deutsche Bahn
£52Flixbus
£12Wizz Air
Sat
25 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£53Flixbus
£67Eurowings
Sun
26 Dec
£44Deutsche Bahn
£49Flixbus
£67Ryanair
Mon
27 Dec
£34Deutsche Bahn
£53Flixbus
£50Wizz Air

Travel Information from Aachen to Vienna

distanceDistance493 miles (795 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£36 - £44
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £36 • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £36 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, ryanair sun or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 493 miles (795 km) to Vienna from Aachen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £36. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, ryanair sun or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Aachen to Vienna.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Vienna, Austria from Aachen, Germany?

International travel from Aachen, Germany to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Vienna if travelling from Aachen?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Austria must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Vienna from Aachen.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Aachen, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

The current restriction level for returning to Aachen, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Aachen, Germany from Vienna, Austria?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Aachen from Vienna?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Aachen, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 06/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Aachen from Vienna here.

How do you get from Aachen to Vienna?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Aachen to Vienna. You can take a coach, flight or train.

How do I get from Aachen to Vienna the cheapest way?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Aachen to Vienna. Tickets for a flight cost on average £36.

This is compared to other travel options to Vienna:

A flight journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Vienna by coach, which costs on average £36 for the same trip.

A flight is generally £9 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £44 from Aachen to Vienna.

What is the fastest way from Aachen to Vienna?

The fastest way to get to Vienna from Aachen is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Vienna that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Vienna by coach can take on average 14 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Vienna by train can take on average 8 h 54 min.

How far is it from Aachen to Vienna?

The distance from Aachen to Vienna is approximately 493 miles (795 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Aachen to Vienna?

The average frequency per day from Aachen to Vienna is:

  • 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Aachen and Vienna as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Aachen to Vienna, where do I depart from Aachen and where do I arrive in Vienna?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Aachen to Vienna:

  • Coaches most often depart from Aachen at Aachen, Hauptbahnhof (Bahnhofplatz) and arrive in Vienna at Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Trains mostly depart from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Which travel companies can get me from Aachen to Vienna?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Aachen to Vienna:

  • You can travel by coach between Aachen and Vienna with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Aachen to Vienna tickets for £36 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Aachen and Vienna by flight with ryanair sun. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £36 with ryanair sun from Aachen to Vienna.
  • You can travel from Aachen to Vienna by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £44 with Deutsche Bahn from Aachen to Vienna.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Vienna from Aachen?
Looking to extend your trip from Aachen to Vienna? Many Omio customers who go from Aachen to Vienna usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Prague, Budapest or Munich. If you're looking to explore Prague, Budapest or Munich from Vienna, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Aachen to Vienna ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Aachen to Vienna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £36 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £36 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £44 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Aachen and Vienna online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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