The clear direction signage on the platforms/tracks at Wien Hbf

How to take the wonderfully straightforward journey between two of Europe's must see capital cities

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Praha / Prague / Prag to Wien / Vienna by train

The journey by train from Prague to Vienna is both convenient and rather delightful.
The journey across Czechia is charming and the Railjet trains are comparatively comfortable.
Though RegioJet trains now also compete with the RegioJet trains on this route.

Routes you can take to go from Praha / Prague / Prag to Wien / Vienna

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

Route Information

Option 1: travelling on a Railjet
Travel Time (approx)

4hr 5min



Travel Info

Mon - Sat: 8 x trains per day
Sunday 7 x trains

Route Information

Option 2: travelling on a RegioJet
Travel Time (approx)

4hr 45min (approx)



Travel Info

2 x trains per day

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