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from Vienna to Aachen

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Travel Information between Vienna and Aachen

distanceDistance493 miles (795 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£29 - £44
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £29 • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £29 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 493 miles (795 km) by flight, coach or train to Aachen from 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £29. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Malta Air, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Vienna to Aachen.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Vienna, Austria to Aachen, Germany?

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

Can travellers from Austria enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 26/11/2021. 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 from Vienna to Aachen.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Vienna, Austria from Aachen, Germany?

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

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

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

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

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 25/11/2021. 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 Vienna from Aachen here.

What are my Vienna to Aachen travel options?

There are 3 travel options from Vienna to Aachen: flight, coach or train.

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

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Vienna to Aachen, which costs on average £29.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Aachen:

A flight journey is usually £13 less than a journey to Aachen by coach, which costs on average £42 for the same trip.

A flight is about £15 less than a train, which costs on average £44 for this route.

What is the quickest way from Vienna to Aachen?

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

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 15 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 52 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Vienna to Aachen?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Aachen is:

  • Around 4 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Vienna and in Aachen?

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

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

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

  • Malta Air can take you to Aachen by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Malta Air from Vienna to Aachen for £29.
  • Flixbus can take you to Aachen by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Vienna to Aachen for £42.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Aachen by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Vienna to Aachen tickets on Omio for £44.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Aachen from Vienna?
Looking to extend your trip from Vienna to Aachen? Many Omio customers who go from Vienna to Aachen usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Cologne, Brussels or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Cologne, Brussels or Berlin from Aachen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I purchase Vienna to Aachen tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £29 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £42 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £44 one way on average.

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

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