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Frankfurt am Main-Vienna Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna?

Lowest Price£51.17
Fastest Train6h 23m
Trains Per Day117
Train Lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna?

In the last month, £59.72 was the average price of a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main, HE to Vienna,, You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Vienna is approximately 371 miles, or 598 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 23 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?

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Frankfurt am Main at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna?

There are 117 scheduled trains on most days. 7 of these are direct connections to Vienna. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Vienna to Frankfurt am Main. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna for £25.55.

Which train should you take from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna?

There are 3 train lines with service from Frankfurt am Main, Hesse to Vienna,, Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 71 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express207h 19m£68.41
Deutsche Bahn717h 45m£63.59
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company2611h 18m£71.87

Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 8 stops and stations in Frankfurt am Main where you can board the train:

  • Central Train Station
  • Frankfurt-Zeilsheim
  • Frankfurt-Sindlingen
  • Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  • Frankfurt-Höchst Farbwerke
  • Frankfurt-Unterliederbach
  • Frankfurt-Höchst
  • Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf

Where is the train station in Vienna?

Vienna has one train station:

  • Wien Train Station

Price trends for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Vienna

Monthly average prices


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