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There are 5 ways to get from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) by train, bus, night train or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Lienz In Osttirol to Dobbiaco Toblach
  2. Take the bus from Cortina Croce Bianca to Venice Marco Polo Airport

4 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Lienz In Osttirol to Villach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Winklern i. M. Busterminal to Spittal-Millstättersee Bf/Bbf
  2. Take the bus from Villach Bus Station to Venice

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Lienz In Osttirol to Villach Hbf
  2. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre

Drive

  1. Drive from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE)

Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Lienz and Venice Airport (VCE) is around 6h 4m and covers a distance of around 226 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), Sudtirol Alto Adige, Cortina Express and others, the Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) service departs from Lienz In Osttirol and arrives in Venice Marco Polo Airport. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

10 Weekly Services
6h 4m Average Duration
€24 Cheapest Price
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Austria → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Austria

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
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Conditions of entry into Italy from Austria

  • There are no current restrictions
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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Austria

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from Austria.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice Airport (VCE) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice Airport (VCE) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Venice Airport (VCE) is 1.5 metres.

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

No, returning to Austria from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 17 Nov 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) is to train and bus which costs €24 - €130 and takes 6h 4m.

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The fastest way to get from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) is to drive which takes 2h 46m and costs €40 - €65.

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The distance between Lienz and Venice Airport (VCE) is 151 km. The road distance is 243.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 4m and costs €24 - €130.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) is to train which takes 6h 27m and costs €55 - €100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €80 and takes 7h 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) is 243 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE).

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Map of how to get from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE).
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  • Distance: 151 km
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Lienz, Tirol, Austria and Venice Airport (VCE), Italy?

You can take a train from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) via Villach Hbf, Venezia Mestre, and Mestre Stazione FS in around 6h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lienz to Venice Airport (VCE) via Winklern i. M. Busterminal, Spittal-Millstättersee Bf/Bbf, Spittal-Millstaettersee, Villach Hbf, and Villach Bus Station in around 7h 50m.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lienz In Osttirol to Dobbiaco Toblach
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Lienz In Osttirol to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €24
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lienz In Osttirol to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
oebb.at
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lienz In Osttirol to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€18 - €28
Website
Railjet
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Railjet
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €26
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Cortina Croce Bianca to Venice Marco Polo Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €110
Schedules at
atvo.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Villach Bus Station to Venice
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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