There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Vienna by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Paris CDG  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Vienna (VIE) CDG - VIE

$74 - $234

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Metz Paris centre - Bercy > Metz > Strasbourg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N136

$71 - $115

5 alternative options

Fly from Paris Orly  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Vienna (VIE) ORY - VIE

$82 - $302

Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte

$225 - $321

Train TGV  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte

$236 - $276

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Wien Erdberg

$70 - $210

Drive  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Vienna 773.2 miles

$160 - $240

What companies run services between Paris, France and Vienna, Austria?

Air France, Austrian Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Paris to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Vienna via Stuttgart Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and Salzburg, Salzburg in around 11 h 11 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
westbahn.at
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris to Wien Erdberg
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Metz
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Metz to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paris to Vienna?

The distance between Paris and Vienna is 1033 km. The road distance is 1237 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Vienna?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Vienna is to bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 19 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Vienna?

The quickest way to get from Paris to Vienna is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs 65€ - 250€.

Is there a direct train between Paris and Vienna?

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Paris Est and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Mitte via Stuttgart Hbf and Salzburg, Salzburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Paris and Vienna?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris and arriving at Wien Erdberg. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 h.

How long does it take to get from Paris to Vienna?

It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Paris to Vienna, including transfers.