Vienna, the capital city of Austria, is the most loved travel destination for many young travellers and honeymooners. Known for its imperial history and majestic palaces, tourism to Vienna from India is an ever increasing one. Its musical heritage includes some of the world famous Legends - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Josef Haydn, Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Johann Strauss (father and son), Johannes Brahms and Gustav Mahler. Hence, it is rightly known as the City of Music.
Being the capital, Delhi is one of the prime places in India that connects the India to the world. Following ideas will help you in knowing that how to reach Vienna from Delhi, a distance of around 5,552 kms:
When visiting a country abroad, it is best to travel by flight. They save time and are a considerably cheaper and convenient mode than any other mode of transportation. Three flights fly a week from New Delhi to Vienna. The flights start from the Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi and land at the Vienna International Airport situated in Schwechat. All major flights from various global destinations land at this airport. On an average the flight takes 8h 10mins from Delhi to Vienna. There are both Direct / Non Stop and Connecting flights. The connecting flights may take longer than the nonstop ones. Major airlines such as Air India and Emirates provide prominent flights flying between the two cities. Winters may have a heavy snowfall in Vienna, which may cause delay or hindrance in flights, so book well in advance and be prepared with a plan B.
Austria Federal railways or the Österreichische Bundesbahnen (ÖBB) is the national railway system of Austria. There are trains connecting different cities with each other. Vienna has the finest railway system in the Europe. The station names in Vienna all start with “Wien”, a German word. This will help in buying tickets. Trains run frequently for all neighbouring regions and countries. The rail system for abroad is equally equipped as for the domestic travel.
From Delhi to Vienna, Rail journey is through Budapest. One can take a flight from Delhi to Budapest and then a take a 2 hour train journey to Vienna.
There are no roads connecting Delhi to Vienna. But after reaching, one can use great roadways means for exploring the city.
There are a number of International Bus Services coming in and out of Vienna. Eurolines Austria, is the largest operator in this sector. Public transport is never a problem in a city like Vienna. Renting a car is another way to reach places in Vienna. One can pre book a car for the convenience. Travellers from Delhi to Vienna, have the option to take a car from Budapest to reach and explore Vienna through a road journey. This option, though, will be expensive compared to the train, which is cheaper and safer choice.