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There are 3 ways to get from Innsbruck to Venice by train, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Ecb

35€ - 55€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 43m

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Venice 386 km

45€ - 70€

Fly  •  5h 54m

  1. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Venice (VCE) INN - VCE

131€ - 564€

Innsbruck to Venice by train

The train journey time between Innsbruck and Venice is around 5h 2m and covers a distance of around 388 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 1m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, the Innsbruck to Venice train service departs from Innsbruck Hbf and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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International entry into Italy from Austria

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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This applies to arrivals from Austria
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Austria.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Austria from Italy.

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Last updated: 14 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Venice is to train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Venice is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 1m.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Venice is 215 km. The road distance is 386 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Venice without a car is to train which takes 5h 1m and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia takes 5h 1m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Innsbruck to Venice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Venice is to train which takes 5h 1m and costs 35€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 130€ - 600€ and takes 5h 54m.

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There is no direct flight from Innsbruck Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Innsbruck to Venice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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  • Distance: 215.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 1m

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Venice, Italy?

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia once daily. Tickets cost 35€ - 55€ and the journey takes 5h 1m. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Innsbruck to Venice twice daily.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Venice is 386 km. It takes approximately 3h 43m to drive from Innsbruck to Venice.

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Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Innsbruck Airport to Venice Airport.

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