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Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 51m
Trains per day7
Fare range€9.00 - €232.00
Distance357km
Train operatorskarat_s,
First & last trains
First train departs at00:04
Last train departs at23:50
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 05m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMunich
Destination StationVienna

Munich to Vienna train times

Check out the next trains departing from Munich to Vienna for Tuesday 30th Apr 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:08
15:23
Munich
Vienna
4h 15m
Direct
11:35
16:23
Munich
Vienna
4h 48m
1 change
11:44
16:38
Munich
Vienna
4h 54m
1 change
12:11
16:23
Munich
Vienna
4h 12m
2 changes
13:17
17:23
Munich
Vienna
4h 06m
Direct

ÖBB trains from Munich to Vienna

You can travel from Munich to Vienna 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 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Munich to Vienna

Train tickets from Munich to Vienna start at €8.75 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 €70.28.
lowest price found
from8.75
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price54.43
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price60.42
on the day
avg. single price70.28

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 Munich to Vienna 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 Munich to Vienna by train?

The average journey time between Munich and Vienna is 4 hours and 51 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 5 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 27 trains per day travelling from Munich to Vienna. 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 Munich to Vienna?

The first train from Munich to Vienna departs at 00:04. The last train from Munich to Vienna departs at 23:50. 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 Munich and Vienna?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Munich to Vienna without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from Munich to Vienna. 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 to Munich. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Munich to Vienna.
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 Munich to Vienna for a typical week day using timetable data for 30/04/2019. 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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