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There are 8 ways to get from Florence to Austria by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Florence to Vienna  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Vienna (VIE) FLR - VIE

$107 - $388

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Florence, Florence to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N545

$52 - $83

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Train to Bologna, fly to Vienna  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Vienna (VIE) BLQ - VIE

$114 - $391

Fly Florence to Munich, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Munich (MUC) FLR - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$109 - $315

Train  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf Rj / ...

$94 - $178

Bus  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze to Vienna Erdberg 000002

$61 - $82

Night train  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the night train from Firenze S.M.N. to Wien Meidling Station Nj 1234

$81 - $103

Drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Vienna 532 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Austria is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Austria is to fly which costs 90€ - 340€ and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Florence and Austria is 410 km. The road distance is 851.2 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Austria without a car is to train which takes 10 h 39 min and costs 80€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Florence to Austria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Florence to Austria is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs 90€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80€ - 160€ and takes 10 h 39 min, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Austria is 851 km. It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to drive from Florence to Austria.

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Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines and Swiss offer flights from Florence Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 1433+ hotels available in Austria. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Austria.
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  • Distance: 256.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Swiss and Air Dolomiti fly from Florence to Vienna 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Vienna via Venezia Mestre, Wien Hbf, and Keplerplatz in around 10 h 39 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Florence to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Florence to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Train operators
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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 Venezia Mestre to Wien HBF
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Firenze S.M.N. to Wien Meidling Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Firenze to Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Florence, Florence to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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