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from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main

You can get from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main on 23 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00Vienna10h15 16:15Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße
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£411One-way
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20:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)13h06 09:36Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£331One-way
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06:15Vienna12h35 18:50Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße
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£371One-way
17:15Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h27 23:42Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£871One-way
17:15Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h27 23:42Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£881One-way

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Fri
22 Oct
£137ÖBB | Nightjet
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Sat
23 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£37Union Ivkoni International
£377Austrian Airlines
Sun
24 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn
£24Eurolines Germany
£358Croatia Airlines
Mon
25 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
£29Flixbus
£188Austrian Airlines
Tue
26 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
£286Austrian Airlines
Wed
27 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
£24Eurolines Germany
£361Austrian Airlines
Thu
28 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£31Union Ivkoni International
£286Austrian Airlines
Fri
29 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£24Eurolines Germany
£150Lufthansa
Sat
30 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
£226Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
31 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£24Eurolines Germany
£226Lufthansa
Tue
2 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£31Union Ivkoni International
£150Lufthansa
Wed
3 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£188Lufthansa
Thu
4 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
£150Lufthansa
Fri
5 Nov
£35Deutsche Bahn
£24Eurolines Germany
£150Lufthansa
Sat
6 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
£29Flixbus
£150Lufthansa
Mon
8 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
£150Lufthansa
Wed
10 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£24Eurolines Germany
£150Austrian Airlines
Thu
11 Nov
£33Deutsche Bahn
£28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£150Austrian Airlines

Travel Information to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna

distanceDistance370 miles (597 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£29 - £227
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £29 • 10 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £227 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 370 miles (597 km) between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £29. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Lufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Vienna, Austria currently allowed?

International travel from Vienna, Austria to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Austria?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main if travelling from Vienna?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 21/10/2021; 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 to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Austria from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

Is my journey back to Vienna from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Vienna from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of reentry 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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 20/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main?

You can travel between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main, which costs on average £29.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Frankfurt am Main:

A coach is £198 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main costing on average £227.

A coach is generally £24 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £53 from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main.

What is the quickest way from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main?

The fastest way from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 10 h 5 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 6 h 21 min.

What is the distance from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main?

You should expect to travel around 370 miles (597 km) from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main.

How many services a day are there between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main?

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • 5 trains a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Vienna International Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.
  • Coaches from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.
  • Trains most often depart from Vienna at Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Which travel operators can get me from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main?

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

  • You can go to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna by plane with Lufthansa. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £227 with Lufthansa from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main on Omio.
  • You can take a coach from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £29 with Flixbus from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main.
  • You can travel by train to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Vienna to Frankfurt am Main tickets for £53 on Omio.
Is there a direct service between Vienna and Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, there are direct routes from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to Frankfurt am Main with Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cityline or Austrian Airlines with around direct flights every day.
  • You'll find direct coach services to Frankfurt am Main with Flixbus with around direct coaches every day.
  • You'll find direct train services to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE with around 5 direct trains every day.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Frankfurt am Main from Vienna?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Vienna and Frankfurt am Main itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Frankfurt am Main and any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to Frankfurt am Main 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 £227 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost £29 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £53 one way on average.

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