Duration 2h 53m
Distance 327.9 km
Average price 45€
Possible routes 7 found

Prague to Vienna

Rome2rio has found 7 ways to get from Prague to Vienna by bus, train, car, subway, flight and shuttle. We recommend taking the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, which is the cheapest option and takes around 3h 55m.
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Bus

  1. Prague, Prague Main station
  2. Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
3h 55m
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Cheapest
9€ - 27€
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Train

  1. Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Wien Hbf
4h 2m
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13€ - 20€

Bus via Stephansplatz

  1. Praha ÚAN Florenc
  2. Vienna International Busterminal
4h 4m
21€ - 28€

Rideshare

  1. Prague
  2. Vienna
4h 31m
15€

Drive

  1. Prague
  2. Vienna
3h 26m
30€ - 50€

Subway, fly

  1. Staroměstská
  2. Prague
  3. Vienna
Fastest
2h 53m
94€ - 254€

Shuttle

  1. Praha
  2. Wien
4h
60€ - 85€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Prague to Vienna? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Vienna is to bus which costs 250 Kč - 700 Kč and takes 3h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Vienna is to subway and fly which costs 2 400 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague Main station station and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 2m.

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The distance between Prague and Vienna is 253 km. The road distance is 327.9 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Vienna without a car is to bus which takes 3h 55m and costs 250 Kč - 700 Kč.

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The bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg takes 3h 55m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Prague to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague Main station.

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Prague to Vienna train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Vienna is to bus which takes 3h 55m and costs 250 Kč - 700 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 340 Kč - 550 Kč and takes 4h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Prague to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Prague to Vienna train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Vienna is 328 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Prague to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Prague to Vienna train tickets online with Distribusion.

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Book your Prague to Vienna bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 2022+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at 62€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Prague and Vienna. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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How to travel from Prague to Vienna

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Prague to Vienna right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Prague and Vienna?

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost 16€ - 27€ and the journey takes 3h 55m. RegioJet also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Vienna 4 times a day. Tickets cost 13€ - 20€ and the journey takes 4h 2m. RegioJet also services this route 4 times a day.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 27€
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Other operators
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€

Vienna, Austria

The hub of Vienna’s art and culture scene is up there amongst the world’s best. The Austrian capital is best known for its many balls (including the world famous Vienna Opera Ball), the graceful Viennese waltz, its famed coffeehouse culture, and superb architecture from yesteryear. Visit the Schloss Schönbrunn, the former imperial summer residence, and the Hofburg (Imperial Palace), the base of the Habsburgs, one of the most influential European royal houses. Take in the brilliance of the Baroque Belvedere Palace, the Gothic St Stephen’s Cathedral and the giant ferris wheel in the Prater, Vienna’s old recreational park.

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