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Trip Vienna Zurich

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Vienna to Zurich

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How to get from Vienna to Zurich?

We are suggesting 22 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Vienna Zurich. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, carpooling, plane).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Vienna Zurich by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Vienna and Zurich on a map as well as the route Vienna Zurich and the different connecting points (Zurich Airport, Zurich HB Railway Station, Zurich Coach Station, Vienna-Schwechat International Airport, (VIB) Vienna International Busterminal Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Vienna Zurich

For your trip from Vienna (Vienna, Austria) to Zurich (Switzerland) with a distance of 368 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Vienna Zurich is a direct bound.
Trains Railjet (RJ) of MÁV or ÖBB to Zurich leave from Wien Westbahnhof railway station in Vienna. Arrival in Zurich will take place at Zurich HB station (0.6 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Vienna-Zurich that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of Eurolines CH in Vienna. The bus will drop you off at Zurich bus station (1.2 mi from Zurich, Switzerland). Please make sure to show up on time at (VIB) Vienna International Busterminal bus station (0.1 mi from Vienna) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Zurich.
The direct flight Vienna > Zurich will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Vienna and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Vienna-Schwechat International VIE airport, 11.2 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Zurich (Zurich airport, IATA code: ZRH) operated by Austrian Airlines, Niki Airlines, Korean Air Lines or Swiss International Airlines.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Munich-Zurich will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Vienna and Zurich?

Bus companies
The bus company Hellö operates the intercity service from the bus station of (VIB) Vienna International Busterminal in Vienna and to the one of München - Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) (Bavaria Germany)
IC Bus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Munich (serving München - Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) bus station at 0.2 mi from centre) and the city of Zurich where the coach will drop you off at Zurich station situated at about 1.2 mi from Zurich city centre.
The coach company Eurolines CH carries out the route from the bus station of (VIB) Vienna International Busterminal in Vienna and to the one of Zurich ( Switzerland)
The network of FlixBus includes coach lines between the city of Vienna (serving (VIB) Vienna International Busterminal bus station at 0.1 mi from centre) and the city of Munich where the coach will drop you off at München - Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) station situated at about 0.2 mi from Munich city centre. and from the bus station of München - Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) in Munich and to the one of Zurich ( Switzerland)
Railway companies
ÖBB provides a rail connection Vienna-Zurich with the train Railjet (RJ) from Wien Westbahnhof railway station (1.7 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Zurich HB at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
MÁV transports passengers on a rail line from Vienna to Zurich with the train which leaves Wien Westbahnhof station to arrive at Zurich HB railway station ( Switzerland)
Deutsche Bahn operates the train journeys Vienna-Munich with the train IC/EC 62 from Wien Westbahnhof railway station (1.7 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of München Hbf at arrival (1 mi from centre) and from Munich to Zurich with the train IC 88 which leaves München Hbf station to arrive at Zurich HB railway station ( Switzerland)
WestBahn provides a rail connection Vienna-Sankt Polten with the train WB from Wien Hütteldorf railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of St. Pölten Hauptbahnhof at arrival (0.2 mi from centre)
Airlines
Austrian Airlines carries out a flight from Vienna-Schwechat International VIE airport situated 11.2 mi away from the city centre of Vienna to Zurich (arrival at Zurich ZRH airport)
Niki Airlines flies on the route from Vienna-Schwechat International VIE airport (located 11.2 mi from Vienna, Austria) to Zurich (serving Zurich ZRH airport)
Lufthansa schedules the following flights: from Vienna-Schwechat International VIE airport situated 11.2 mi away from the city centre of Vienna to Munich (arrival at Franz Josef Strauss MUC airport) and from Franz Josef Strauss MUC airport (located 18 mi from Munich, Germany) to Zurich (serving Zurich ZRH airport)
Korean Air Lines ensures the flight route from Vienna-Schwechat International VIE airport situated 11.2 mi away from the city centre of Vienna to Zurich (arrival at Zurich ZRH airport)
Swiss International Airlines carries out a flight from Vienna-Schwechat International VIE airport (located 11.2 mi from Vienna, Austria) to Zurich (serving Zurich ZRH airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Munich-Zurich (151.6 mi)

Stop cities from Vienna or cities to visit near Zurich

When travelling from Zurich to Vienna by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Innsbruck located at 134 mi from Zurich, Bregenz 58 mi away from Zurich, Sankt Polten situated at 35 mi from Vienna, Feldkirch at approximately 51 mi from Zurich, Landeck located at 97 mi from Zurich (Austria) Munich (Germany). If you have some time on your way to Zurich or back to Vienna, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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