Railjet High-Speed Trains
Railjet is one of the most modern and luxurious trains in Europe. It operates mainly in Austria, with international connections to Germany, Switzerland, Hungary and the Czech Republic. The Railjet trains travel at 230 km/h, taking you from Vienna to Budapest in only 2,5 hours. They offer maximum comfort, such as ergonomic seats, free WiFi, a great selection of food, and a cinema corner to keep children entertained along the way.
Railjet high-speed train routes
Railjet trains run throughout Austria and international routes link major Austrian cities with Budapest (Hungary), Prague (Czech Republic), Munich (Germany) and Zurich (Switzerland). Railjet travels from Budapest to Vienna in no more than 2,5 hours and can transport you from Munich via Austria to the heart of the Hungarian capital, Budapest in only 7 hours.
Railjet trains operate on the following domestic and international routes
- Vienna - Budapest
- Vienna - Prague
- Vienna - Salzburg
- Vienna - Innsbruck
- Vienna - Graz
- Vienna - Villach
- Salzburg - Budapest
- Salzburg - Zurich
- Salzburg - Munich
- Innsbruck - Budapest
- Graz - Prague
- Munich - Budapest
Reservations on the Railjet high-speed trains are mostly optional
When traveling to or from Italy, a reservation is mandatory. This is also the case for journeys within Hungary.
How to make reservations for the Railjet
You can reserve your seat on the Railjet in the following ways:
- Through our Reservation Service
- Online through the Austrian Railways (ÖBB) website
- At the train station. Keep in mind that trains can become full during busy times.
- 1st class seat: 6 euros
- 2nd class (Economy) seat: 6 euros
- Upgrade to Business Class: 15 euros
Facilities and services
- Air conditioning
- Children's play area
- Disabled facilities
- Power sockets
- Video screens
- WiFi internet
Facilities may differ per train and route. All Railjet services offer powers sockets at all seats for mobiles and laptops and free WiFi. There are no bike carriages on Railjet trains. Railjet offers special equipment and facilities to passengers with limited mobility.