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from Istanbul to Vienna

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

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To get from Istanbul to Vienna on 9 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

23:30Istanbul33h30 07:00Vienna
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£771One-way
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23:30Istanbul33h30 07:00Vienna
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£771One-way
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06:55Istanbul Airport6h20 11:15Vienna International Airport
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£3511One-way
06:55Istanbul Airport8h15 13:10Vienna International Airport
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06:55Istanbul Airport9h20 14:15Vienna International Airport
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Wed
8 Dec
£77Eurolines Germany
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Thu
9 Dec
£77Eurolines Germany
£101Turkish Airlines
Fri
10 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£109Turkish Airlines
Sat
11 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£121pegasus
Sun
12 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£130Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
13 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£101Turkish Airlines
Tue
14 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£51pegasus
Wed
15 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£51pegasus
Thu
16 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£42pegasus
Fri
17 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£42pegasus
Sat
18 Dec
£77Eurolines Germany
£37pegasus
Sun
19 Dec
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£31pegasus
Mon
20 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£50pegasus
Tue
21 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£50pegasus
Wed
22 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
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Thu
23 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£60pegasus
Fri
24 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£43pegasus
Sat
25 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£50pegasus
Sun
26 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£50pegasus
Mon
27 Dec
£85Eurolines Germany
£50pegasus
Tue
28 Dec
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£74Turkish Airlines

Travel Information between Istanbul and Vienna

distanceDistance790 miles (1274 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£59 - £72
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £59 • 2 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £59 • 2 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Germany or pegasus

Travel 790 miles (1274 km) by coach or flight from Istanbul to Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £59. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Eurolines Germany or pegasus among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Istanbul to Vienna.

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

Travel between Istanbul, Turkey and Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Turkey enter Austria?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • 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 compulsory quarantine

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 07/12/2021. 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 Istanbul and Vienna.

Are there restrictions on reentering Turkey from Vienna, Austria due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Istanbul, Turkey from Austria is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Istanbul, Turkey from Vienna, Austria?

Reentering Turkey 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 Istanbul from Vienna?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Istanbul, Turkey regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021. 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 Istanbul from Vienna here.

How do I go from Istanbul to Vienna?

There are 2 ways to travel between Istanbul and Vienna including taking a coach or flight.

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

The cheapest way from Istanbul to Vienna is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £59 compared to other travel options to Vienna:

A flight is £13 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Istanbul to Vienna costing on average £72.

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

The fastest way to get to Vienna from Istanbul is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 20 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Vienna by coach can take on average 27 h 25 min.

How far is Vienna from Istanbul?

The distance between Istanbul and Vienna is around 790 miles (1274 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Istanbul to Vienna?

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Istanbul, Büyük Otogari and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Flights from Istanbul to Vienna most often leave from Istanbul Airport and arrive in Vienna International Airport.
Who can get me from Istanbul to Vienna?

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

  • You can take a coach from Istanbul to Vienna with Eurolines Germany. Cheap tickets can be found for £72 with Eurolines Germany from Istanbul to Vienna.
  • You can take a flight from Istanbul to Vienna with pegasus. Cheap tickets can be found for £59 with pegasus from Istanbul to Vienna.
Is there a way to travel directly from Istanbul to Vienna?

Yes, there are direct services available from Istanbul to Vienna with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct coach with Eurolines Germany.
  • You can travel directly by plane with pegasus or Turkish Airlines.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Vienna as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Istanbul and Vienna.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Istanbul to Vienna?
Many of our customers travelling from Istanbul 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 Istanbul and Vienna trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Vienna to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Istanbul to Vienna tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Istanbul to Vienna, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £72 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £59 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Istanbul to Vienna tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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