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Travel from Vienna Hbf to Brussels by train in 10 hours 22 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Vienna Hbf to Brussels by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Vienna Hbf to Brussels by train is 14 hours 33 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 10 hours 22 minutes. Around 12 trains per day travel the 569 miles (916 km) between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way to Brussels. As the main train operator on this route, you'll probably be travelling on a ÖBB service for all or at least part of your journey to Brussels.

Book train tickets from Vienna Hbf to Brussels in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from £43.95. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Vienna Hbf to Brussels by train

It takes an average of 14h 33m to travel from Vienna Hbf to Brussels by train, over a distance of around 569 miles (916 km). There are normally 12 trains per day travelling from Vienna Hbf to Brussels and tickets for this journey start from £43.95 when you book in advance.

First train

00:28

Last train

23:28

Departure station

Vienna Hbf

Arrival station

Brussels

Journey time

From 10h 22m

Distance

569 miles (916 km)

Frequency

12 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From £43.95

Train and bus operators

ÖBB, Flixbus

Vienna Hbf to Brussels train times

Check out the next trains departing from Vienna Hbf to Brussels for Tuesday 27th February 2024. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:13 16:35 10h 22m, 1 change
08:13 18:35 10h 22m, 1 change
10:13 20:35 10h 22m, 1 change
11:28 06:44 19h 16m, 3 changes
12:13 04:49 16h 36m, 6 changes
12:13 05:00 16h 47m, 5 changes
12:28 06:27 17h 59m, 4 changes
14:13 07:05 16h 52m, 6 changes
17:28 07:35 14h 7m, 2 changes
20:55 09:35 12h 40m, 2 changes

ÖBB trains from Vienna Hbf to Brussels

You can travel from Vienna Hbf to Brussels 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 Hbf to Brussels

The price of train tickets from Vienna Hbf to Brussels starts at £43.95 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 Hbf to Brussels 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Vienna Hbf to Brussels? 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 Hbf to Brussels take?

The average journey time by train between Vienna Hbf and Brussels is 14 hours and 33 minutes, with around 12 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 Hbf and Brussels by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Vienna Hbf to Brussels is 10 hours and 22 minutes.

How much does the train from Vienna Hbf to Brussels cost?

Train ticket prices from Vienna Hbf to Brussels can start from as little as £43.95 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Vienna Hbf to Brussels?

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

What time does the first train from Vienna Hbf to Brussels leave?

The first train from Vienna Hbf to Brussels leaves at 00:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Vienna Hbf to Brussels leave?

The last train from Vienna Hbf to Brussels leaves at 23:28. 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 Hbf and Brussels by train?

Trains travelling from Vienna Hbf to Brussels cover a distance of around 569 miles (916 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Brussels to Vienna Hbf. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Vienna Hbf to Brussels.

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