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from Hamburg to Vienna

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

Our recommendation

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

08:00Hamburg13h05 21:05Wien, Stadion Center
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£351One-way
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08:00Hamburg13h05 21:05Wien, Stadion Center
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£351One-way
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22:28Hamburg Hbf12h17 10:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£621One-way
08:03Hamburg Hbf8h42 16:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£1061One-way
04:55Hamburg Hbf9h50 14:45Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)
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£881One-way

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Sat
16 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn
£44Flixbus
£338Austrian Airlines
Sun
17 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn
£35Arda Tur
£234Eurowings
Mon
18 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£30Flixbus
£172Eurowings
Tue
19 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£172Eurowings
Wed
20 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£35Eurolines Germany
£146Eurowings
Thu
21 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£33Flixbus
£146Eurowings
Fri
22 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£35Eurolines Germany
£146Eurowings
Sat
23 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£156KLM
Sun
24 Oct
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£35Eurolines Germany
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Mon
25 Oct
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£39Union Ivkoni International
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Tue
26 Oct
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£35Eurolines Germany
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Wed
27 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£93Eurowings
Thu
28 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£28Flixbus
£93Eurowings
Fri
29 Oct
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£35Eurolines Germany
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Sat
30 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
£124KLM
Sun
31 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£33Flixbus
£156KLM
Tue
2 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£66Eurowings
Wed
3 Nov
£26Deutsche Bahn
£35Eurolines Germany
£75Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
£26Deutsche Bahn
£39Union Ivkoni International
£66Eurowings
Fri
5 Nov
£26Deutsche Bahn
£35Eurolines Germany
£75Eurowings

Travel Information from Hamburg to Vienna

distanceDistance461 miles (744 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£62 - £173
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £62 • 8 h 44 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £173 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Germany, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 461 miles (744 km) by coach, flight or train between Hamburg and Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £62. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Eurolines Germany, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Hamburg to Vienna.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Vienna, Austria if I’m coming from Hamburg, Germany?

Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Austria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Vienna from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Vienna, Austria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 13/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between Hamburg and Vienna.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Vienna, Austria?

The restriction level for your return to Hamburg, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Hamburg from Vienna restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany 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 Germany was last checked on 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Hamburg from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Hamburg to Vienna?

You can travel from Hamburg to Vienna 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Vienna from Hamburg?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Hamburg to Vienna, which costs on average £62.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Vienna:

A train is £9 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Hamburg to Vienna costing on average £71.

A train is £111 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Hamburg to Vienna costing on average £173.

What is the fastest way to Vienna from Hamburg?

The fastest way to get to Vienna from Hamburg is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 12 h 44 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Vienna by train can take on average 8 h 44 min.

How many miles are between Hamburg and Vienna

You should expect to travel around 461 miles (744 km) from Hamburg to Vienna.

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

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Vienna is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Hamburg to Vienna:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Most travellers board their plane from Hamburg Airport and arrive in Vienna International Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Which travel operators can get me from Hamburg to Vienna?

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

  • You can travel by coach from Hamburg to Vienna with Eurolines Germany, and you can find Eurolines Germany Hamburg to Vienna tickets for £71 on Omio.
  • You can go to Vienna from Hamburg by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £173 with Eurowings from Hamburg to Vienna on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Hamburg to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn with connection, and you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Hamburg to Vienna tickets for £62 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Hamburg to Vienna?

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

  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Vienna with Eurolines Germany or Arda Tur.
  • You can check for a direct flight to Vienna with Eurowings or Austrian Airlines with direct flights per day.
  • You can check for a direct train to Vienna with Deutsche Bahn with 1 direct train per day.

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 purchase tickets for this trip.

Where should I go next after I travel to Vienna from Hamburg?
Many of our customers travelling from Hamburg to Vienna don't make Vienna their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Prague, Budapest or Munich, either of which you could add to your Hamburg and Vienna trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Vienna to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Hamburg to Vienna online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £71 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £173 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £62 one way on average.

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