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There are 69 daily trains from Kiel to Schwechat. Traveling by train from Kiel to Schwechat usually takes around 13 hours and 26 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 10 hours and 32 minutes.
|Distance||508 mi (817 km)|
|Fastest train||10h 32m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Kiel to Schwechat?
2 train services operate from Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein to Schwechat,, Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 38 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||38||12h 47m||£104.72|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||30||14h 13m||£105.72|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Kiel to Schwechat 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.
In addition, federal law requires all train 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 train.
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 Kiel to Schwechat?
The distance between Kiel and Schwechat is approximately 508 miles, or 817 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 13 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours and 32 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 Kiel to Schwechat are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Friday 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 Kiel 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 Kiel to Schwechat?
There are 69 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Schwechat to Kiel.
Where is the train station in Kiel?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 6 stops and stations in Kiel where you can board the train.
Train stations in Kiel:
Kiel Wiener Allee
Where is the train station in Schwechat?
Schwechat receives travelers from Kiel at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Schwechat:
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