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Journey Information

There are 3 daily buses from Vienna to Erfurt. Traveling by bus from Vienna to Erfurt usually takes around 12 hours and 15 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 11 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance307 mi (494 km)
Shortest duration11h 50m
Cheapest price$43.85
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
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What bus companies travel from Vienna to Erfurt?

There is one bus company that operates from Vienna to Erfurt. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus312h 15m$43.85

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Vienna to Erfurt during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 12 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 307 miles (494 kilometers) from Vienna, to Erfurt, TH. However, the fastest bus only takes 11 hours and 50 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Vienna to Erfurt for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Vienna?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Vienna to Erfurt, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Vienna to Erfurt every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Vienna to Erfurt; ticket prices start at $57.93.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Vienna?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in Vienna.

Where does the bus arrive in Erfurt?

Arrival stations

All buses from Vienna arrive at one main station in Erfurt.

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