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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Vienna to Warsaw. Traveling by train from Vienna to Warsaw usually takes around 9 hours and 50 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance345 mi (556 km)
Fastest train9h 50m
Lowest price£14.93
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceLeo Express
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Vienna to Warsaw?

Leo Express is the one and only train line which connects Vienna to Warsaw. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Leo Express19h 50m£16.68
  • Leo Express

    Leo Express

    Leo Express train tickets from Vienna to Warsaw start from £15, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Leo Express schedules to Warsaw. Leo Express in Vienna leaves from Central Station . And in Warsaw trains arrive at Aleje Jerozolimskie 144 .

    From Vienna to Warsaw train travel on Leo Express takes 9 hours and 50 minutes.

    If you are looking to travel to Warsaw on a weekend there is typically one Leo Express scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Vienna.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Vienna to Warsaw during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train 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, train 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 train journey from Vienna to Warsaw?

The distance between Vienna and Warsaw is approximately 345 miles, or 556 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 50 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Friday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Vienna to Warsaw. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Friday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Friday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Vienna at 19:00 and arrives in Warsaw around 9 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Vienna to Warsaw?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Warsaw with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Warsaw to Vienna.

City Information

Vienna

Blessed with extravagant baroque structures and a romantic vibe, Vienna is the heart of Austria, and the country’s most famous destination. The pride of Vienna is the towering giant that is St. Stephen’s Cathedral, which has stood on the same spot for over eight centuries. The characteristically Gothic cathedral has withstood several wars that have befallen the city, and it is still able to keep its stunning beauty. After exploring the cathedral, don’t hesitate to take the chance to visit the catacombs, where victims of the Great Plague of Vienna were laid to rest. If you’re interested in art and history, check out the Museum of Fine Arts, which includes masterpieces by artists such as Titian, Velasquez, Van Dyke, and Reubens. For those who simply enjoy lounging around, the Schönbrunn Palace is a vast complex with plenty of green zones for picnics.

For those looking to try authentic Viennese goulash, Lugeck and Ofenloch are two famous establishments. For cheaper eats, try Motto in Weiden.

Vienna Hauptbahnhof is the main railway station in the city, offering access to other popular destinations such as Berlin and Munich. Vienna International Busterminal is the main bus station in the Austrian capital, serving carriers such as FlixBus. The city’s main airport is the Vienna International Airport, which is located just 11 miles southeast of the city.

Warsaw

A historic city with a rich cultural heritage, Warsaw is a famous destination for culturally-inclined tourists. One of the city’s most popular attractions is the Old Town quarter, which has been recognized as a World Heritage Site. Filled with rebuilt buildings that mimic 14th-century houses, the area offers an interesting look into the city’s past. It also houses plenty of restaurants, cafés, and shops, so don’t hesitate to check these places out. For those interested in the history of the Jewish people in Poland, the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews boasts eye-opening exhibitions. For nature-lovers, don’t miss out on the Łazienki Królewskie Museum, which features various gardens for you to explore.

The city is considered the best destination in Poland for foodies. Some famous local favorites include Stolica and Restauracja Polska Różana, both of which offer amazing Polish dishes. For a more affordable option, Prasowy is a good choice.

Warszawa Centralna is the main trail station in the city. The main bus station is located right outside the Warszawa Zachodnia train station at al. Jerozolimskie 144. For air services, the city is served by the Warsaw Chopin Airport, 6.1 miles from the city, and the Warsaw-Modlin Airport, 22 miles north of it.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Vienna?

Main departure station: Central Station

There is one train station in Vienna.

All train stations in Vienna:

  • Central Station

Where is the train station in Warsaw?

Aleje Jerozolimskie 144  - PLWRADEFLX2-0

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Main arrival station: Aleje Jerozolimskie 144

Warsaw has one train station.

Train stations in Warsaw:

  • Aleje Jerozolimskie 144

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