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St. Gallen to Vienna by train

  • First train
    05:25
  • Last train
    00:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 51m
  • Distance
    528 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from St. Gallen to Vienna by train

Fast trains from St. Gallen to Vienna take around 7 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 528 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between St. Gallen and Vienna.

1. Are there direct trains from St. Gallen to Vienna?

Journeys between St. Gallen and Vienna usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from St. Gallen 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 11 departures.

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

The St. Gallen to Vienna train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Vienna is usually scheduled to depart St. Gallen around 05:09 and the last train is around 00:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves St. Gallen around 05:25, and the last at 00:26.

When to book St. Gallen 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 St. Gallen to Vienna by train.

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Which train companies operate between St. Gallen and Vienna?

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

  • Euro City
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Inter Regio
  • Intercity
  • Interregio
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regional Express
  • Regional Train
  • Regional-Express
  • S Bahn
  • S-Bahn
  • Suburban train

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.