You can get from Zurich to Vienna by train, bus or flight.
To get from Zurich to Vienna on 29 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||366 miles (591 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£41 - £339|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £41 • 14 h 50 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £339 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Austrian Airlines or ÖBB|
Take a coach, flight or train to travel 366 miles (591 km) from Zurich to Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £41. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Austrian Airlines or ÖBB among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Zurich to Vienna.
International travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Vienna, Austria is: Partially open.
Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Austria must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021; 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 between Zurich and Vienna.
The restriction level for your return to Zurich, Switzerland from Austria is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 23/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel between Zurich and Vienna. You can take a coach, flight or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Vienna, which costs on average £41.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Vienna:
A coach journey is usually £298 less than a journey to Vienna by plane, which costs on average £339 for the same trip.
A coach is about £30 less than a train, which costs on average £71 for this route.
The quickest way to travel to Vienna from Zurich is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 14 h 50 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 50 min on average.
The distance from Zurich to Vienna is approximately 366 miles (591 km).
The average frequency per day from Zurich to Vienna is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Zurich and Vienna as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Zurich to Vienna:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Zurich to Vienna, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Zurich to Vienna with the following travel operators:
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 to Vienna from Zurich.
When planning your trip from Zurich to Vienna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Vienna from Zurich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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