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Prague to Vienna Train Tickets

Prague to Vienna Train Tickets

Traveling from Prague to Vienna by train is a memorable experience made easy with ÖBB Austrian Railways and CD Czech Railways , both excelling in all areas of comfort, style and service. Boasting operating speeds of up to 230km/h, Railjet high-speed trains can dash between these two capital cities in just 4 hours during a non-stop trip. Along the way, relax and enjoy a window view of classic Europe topped off with Vienna’s awe-inspiring architecture.

The imperial city of Vienna offers a mix of ancient tradition and modern design. Renowned for its artistic and intellectual heritage, Vienna was once the home of such gifted icons as Beethoven, Mozart and Sigmund Freud. Among the city’s lush green parks and scenic cobblestone paths are a number of popular tourist attractions that include St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Austrian National Library, Imperial Treasury museum and Vienna State Opera.

Your Prague to Vienna “Paper Ticket and Reservation” can be purchased here and includes your seat reservation. Shortly after placing your order, we will ship you the actual ticket by mail. Simply present this ticket at the station and you’re set to travel from Prague to Vienna by train!

Journey details

Trains depart every 2 hours with 7 direct-route departures daily between 6:50am and 6:52pm

Travel time
3 hours and 57 minutes (fastest time)

Train stations
Prague Hlavni Nadrazi (Praha hl.n) and Vienna Central Station (Wien Hbf)

Train features
Railjet high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 230km/h

Prague to Vienna ticket fares

Your “Paper Ticket and Reservation” offers you two fare options to choose from: Standard Class or First Class seating (see details below). Tickets are valid for single or return trips. Refunds are not permitted.

Prague to Vienna ticket classes

  • Standard Class
    • Double seat / aisle / double seat layout
    • Comfortable, quality modern seats
    • Handy, multi-functional tables and power outlets at each seat
    • Full access to the restaurant and bistro car
    • At-seat coffee trolley service
  • First Class
    • Single seat / aisle / double seat layout with added legroom
    • Deluxe adjustable leather seats designed for premium-level comfort
    • Extra-wide, multi-functional tables and power outlets at each seat
    • Food and beverages from the restaurant menu served directly at your seat
    • Complimentary “welcome aboard” fruit juice drink
    • Newspaper service

Prague to Vienna ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children under 4 years of age can travel free of charge when not occupying their own seat.
  • Youth discount
    Passengers between 4 and 11 years of age are entitled to a discount off the adult ticket price.

Amenities on Railjet trains

  • Comfortable, ergonomic seats
  • Air-conditioned railcars
  • Restaurant and bistro food service
  • Informational video screens
  • Wheelchair-accessible facilities
  • Designated seating for the disabled
  • Generous-sized luggage racks and compartments
  • Children’s cinema corner
  • Power outlets
  • Free WiFi internet

More info

Seat reservations
Your ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

Ticket delivery
When you book your Prague to Vienna train ticket, you will notice it is called a “Paper Ticket and Reservation”. With this type, the physical ticket is delivered to your home address after your order has been processed. Once in hand, your ticket is valid for your journey from Prague to Vienna by train.

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