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Route overview
Avg. journey time9h 43m
Trains per day2
Fare range€24.00 - €418.00
Distance748km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at03:20
Last train departs at20:29
Fastest journey
Fastest route8h 38m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationHamburg
Destination StationVienna Hbf

Hamburg to Vienna Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf for Friday 19th Apr 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:36
23:09
Hamburg
Vienna Hbf
11h 33m
1 change
12:01
20:45
Hamburg
Vienna Hbf
8h 44m
1 change
14:01
23:09
Hamburg
Vienna Hbf
9h 08m
1 change
18:01
06:35
Hamburg
Vienna Hbf
12h 34m
2 changes
20:29
08:27
Hamburg
Vienna Hbf
11h 58m
Direct
21:59
12:45
Hamburg
Vienna Hbf
14h 46m
1 change
00:34
12:45
Hamburg
Vienna Hbf
12h 11m
3 changes

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), ÖBB and Nightjet trains from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf

You can travel from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), ÖBB and Nightjet 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.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

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 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Nightjet is the night train service for ÖBB. These trains travel through Austria at night to neighbouring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and Croatia. Passengers can choose to travel in a seating position or in a sleeping cabin, shared or individual. Convenient for those looking to save one night at the hotel and avoid spending part of the day travelling. This train also has luxury compartments with extras for a trip in comfort.

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf

Train tickets from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf start at €23.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €191.79.
lowest price found
from23.90
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price150.29
0.14285714285714285 weeksin advance
avg. single price163.48
on the day
avg. single price191.79

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 Hamburg to Vienna Hbf 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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 dependant on the individual train operating company you travel with.

How long does it take to travel from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Hamburg and Vienna Hbf is 9 hours and 43 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 38 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 11 trains per day travelling from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf?

The first train from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf departs at 03:20. The last train from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf departs at 20:29. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Hamburg and Vienna Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Vienna Hbf to Hamburg. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Hamburg to Vienna Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Hamburg to Vienna Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/04/2019. 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 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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