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Vienna to Winterthur by train

  • First train
    06:30
  • Last train
    20:30
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 52m
  • Distance
    574 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    2
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 50m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Vienna to Winterthur by train

Fast trains from Vienna to Winterthur take around 8 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 574 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Vienna and Winterthur.

1. Are there direct trains from Vienna to Winterthur?

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

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Vienna to Winterthur 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 3 departures.

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

The Vienna to Winterthur train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only train to Winterthur is usually scheduled to depart Vienna around 06:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Vienna around 10:30, and the last at 20:30.

When to book Vienna to Winterthur 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 Vienna to Winterthur by train.

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Which train companies operate between Vienna and Winterthur?

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

  • Inter Regio
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • Interregio-Express
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regional Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S Bahn
  • S-Bahn
  • SBB

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

Winterthur to Vienna by train

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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.