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Taking the train from Vienna to Strasbourg in 7 hours 58 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Vienna to Strasbourg? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 11 hours 28 minutes to travel the 639 km from Vienna to Strasbourg by train, although you can get there in as little as 7 hours 58 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 19 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line. You can travel with ÖBB trains during your journey, as they are the main operator of services on this route.

Train tickets from Vienna to Strasbourg start from $34.05 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Strasbourg? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Vienna to Strasbourg by train

It takes an average of 11h 28m to travel from Vienna to Strasbourg by train, over a distance of around 397 miles (639 km). There are normally 19 trains per day traveling from Vienna to Strasbourg and tickets for this journey start from $34.05 when you book in advance.

First train

00:35

Last train

23:35

Departure station

Vienna

Arrival station

Strasbourg

Journey time

7h 58m

Distance

639 miles (397 km)

Frequency

19 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From $34.05

Train and bus operators

Flixbus, ÖBB

Vienna to Strasbourg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Vienna to Strasbourg for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:45 17:36 9h 51m, 4 changes
08:20 17:48 9h 28m, 2 changes
08:35 19:09 10h 34m, 2 changes
11:15 19:13 7h 58m, 2 changes
11:45 21:36 9h 51m, 4 changes
12:35 23:40 11h 5m, 3 changes
12:45 22:58 10h 13m, 4 changes
14:35 05:39 15h 4m, 2 changes
15:15 05:32 14h 17m, 6 changes
15:15 05:55 14h 40m, 5 changes

ÖBB trains from Vienna to Strasbourg

You can travel from Vienna to Strasbourg on ÖBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Strasbourg

The price of train tickets from Vienna to Strasbourg starts at $34.05 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Vienna to Strasbourg by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Vienna to Strasbourg

Want to know more about your journey from Vienna to Strasbourg? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Vienna to Strasbourg take?

The average journey time by train between Vienna and Strasbourg is 11 hours and 28 minutes, with around 19 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Vienna and Strasbourg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Vienna to Strasbourg is 7 hours and 58 minutes.

How much does the train from Vienna to Strasbourg cost?

Train tickets from Vienna to Strasbourg can start from as little as $34.05 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Vienna to Strasbourg?

No, there are no direct train services from Vienna to Strasbourg. Travelling from Vienna to Strasbourg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Vienna to Strasbourg leave?

The first train from Vienna to Strasbourg leaves at 00:35. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Vienna to Strasbourg leave?

The last train from Vienna to Strasbourg leaves at 23:35. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Vienna and Strasbourg by train?

Trains travelling from Vienna to Strasbourg cover a distance of around 397 miles (639 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Strasbourg to Vienna.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Vienna to Strasbourg for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/07/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/19/2022 for travel on 11/19/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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