There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Rome by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rome (FCO) VIE - FCO

$74 - $280

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Bus RegioJet  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Rome, Largo Mazzoni RegioJet

$35 - $50

4 alternative options

Train  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$109 - $206

Bus Tour Bus  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rome 000002

$68 - $113

Night train  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien HBF to Roma Termini En / ...

$80 - $200

Drive  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Rome 702.4 miles

$160 - $250

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Rome, Largo Mazzoni. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Wien HBF and arriving at Roma Termini. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 59 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Rome is 764 km. The road distance is 1123.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rome without a car is to train which takes 11 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Vienna to Rome, including transfers.

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Vienna to Rome bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Vienna, Hbf station.

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Vienna to Rome train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rome is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 26 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 34 min.

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Vienna to Rome bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Rome, Largo Mazzoni station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Rome.
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  • Distance: 477.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Rome, Italy?

Vueling Airlines, Wizz Air and four other airlines fly from Vienna to Rome every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Rome via Venezia Mestre in around 11 h 26 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $160
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Wien HBF to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Wien HBF to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $170
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
regiojet.com
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rome
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
tourbus.cz

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Vienna to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Rome is 1124 km. It takes approximately 10 h 29 min to drive from Vienna to Rome.

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Wizz Air, Swiss, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Rome train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Vienna to Rome bus tickets online with Distribusion.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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