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Rotterdam to Vienna by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 55m
  • Distance
    942 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    15hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rotterdam to Vienna by train

Fast trains from Rotterdam to Vienna take around 10 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 942 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rotterdam and Vienna.

1. Are there direct trains from Rotterdam to Vienna?

Journeys between Rotterdam and Vienna usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Rotterdam to Vienna every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 27 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Rotterdam to Vienna?

The Rotterdam to Vienna train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Rotterdam to Vienna train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Vienna is usually scheduled to depart Rotterdam around 05:25 and the last train is around 00:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rotterdam around 04:00, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Rotterdam to Vienna train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Rotterdam to Vienna by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rotterdam and Vienna?

More than one train company operates on the route from Rotterdam to Vienna, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Rail Nrw Gmb H
  • Euro City
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • IC Direct
  • Inter City
  • Inter City Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regional Express
  • Regional-Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Regionalzug
  • S-Bahn
  • Schnellzug
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • VIAS
  • Vias Gmb H

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.