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from Brussels to Vienna

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

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Vienna on 17 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:15Brussels South Charleroi Airport1h40 15:55Vienna International Airport
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£1111One-way
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18:30Bruxelles, Gare du Midi17h10 11:40Vienna
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£401One-way
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20:00Brussels Airport1h45 21:45Vienna International Airport
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£2161One-way
08:00Brussels20h00 04:00Vienna
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£591One-way
15:35Brussels Airport1h45 17:20Vienna International Airport
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£2161One-way

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Sat
16 Oct
£170Deutsche Bahn
£53Flixbus
£102Ryanair
Sun
17 Oct
£164Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£111Ryanair
Mon
18 Oct
£51Deutsche Bahn
£44Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Tue
19 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Wed
20 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Thu
21 Oct
£77Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£172Austrian Airlines
Fri
22 Oct
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£44Flixbus
£25Ryanair
Sat
23 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£16Ryanair
Sun
24 Oct
£48Deutsche Bahn
£44Flixbus
£22Ryanair
Mon
25 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn with connection
£44Flixbus
£25Ryanair
Tue
26 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40Flixbus
£135Brussels Airlines
Wed
27 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£48Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Thu
28 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£135Brussels Airlines
Fri
29 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn
£52Flixbus
£144Ryanair
Sat
30 Oct
£51Deutsche Bahn
£53Flixbus
£249Ryanair
Sun
31 Oct
£51Deutsche Bahn
£47Union Ivkoni International
£86ryanair sun
Mon
1 Nov
£48Deutsche Bahn
£47Union Ivkoni International
£81Ryanair
Fri
5 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£15Ryanair

Travel Information to Vienna from Brussels

distanceDistance567 miles (914 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£44 - £80
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £44 • 17 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £73 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 567 miles (914 km) between Brussels and Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £44. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Ryanair, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Brussels to Vienna.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Austria due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling from Brussels to Vienna?

International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Belgium?

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

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

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 13/10/2021; 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 from Brussels to Vienna.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Brussels, Belgium from Vienna, Austria?

The restriction level for your return to Brussels, Belgium from Austria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Brussels from Vienna restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Brussels from Vienna?

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

You should observe these safety measures in Belgium as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 13/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Brussels from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Brussels to Vienna?

There are 3 ways to travel between Brussels and Vienna including taking a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Vienna?

The cheapest way from Brussels to Vienna is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £44 compared to other travel options to Vienna:

A coach is generally £29 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £73 from Brussels to Vienna.

A coach is about £35 less than a train, which costs on average £80 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Brussels to Vienna?

The fastest way from Brussels to Vienna is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Vienna from Brussels can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 17 h 10 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 10 h 20 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Brussels and Vienna

The Brussels to Vienna distance is approximately 567 miles (914 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Vienna is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

Where do I depart from Brussels? Where do I arrive in Vienna?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Brussels Airport and tend to arrive in Vienna International Airport.
  • Coaches mostly leave from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and tend to arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Trains mostly depart from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Which travel companies can get me from Brussels to Vienna?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Vienna, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Ryanair can take you to Vienna by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Ryanair from Brussels to Vienna for £73.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Vienna by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Brussels to Vienna tickets on Omio for £44.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Vienna. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Brussels to Vienna tickets on Omio for £80.
Is there a direct service from Brussels to Vienna?

Yes, there are direct routes from Brussels to Vienna with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Vienna with Ryanair, Brussels Airlines or Austrian Airlines.
  • You can find a direct coach to Vienna with Flixbus.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Vienna tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.

Where should I go next after I travel to Vienna from Brussels?
Omio customers who travel from Brussels to Vienna often also extend their holiday to go to Prague, Budapest or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Vienna and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy my Brussels to Vienna ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £73 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £44 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £80 one way on average.

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