There are 10 ways to get from Milan to Vienna by plane, train, 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 Milan Malpensa to Vienna  •  4h 38m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Vienna (VIE) MXP - VIE

32€ - 277€

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Fly Milan Bergamo to Vienna  •  4h 56m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Vienna (VIE) BGY - VIE

24€ - 152€

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Fly Milan Linate to Vienna  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Vienna (VIE) LIN - VIE

73€ - 304€

Train to Bologna, fly to Vienna  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Vienna (VIE) BLQ - VIE

61€ - 362€

Fly Milan Bergamo to Bratislava, bus  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Bratislava (BTS) BGY - BTS
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport

41€ - 152€

Train  •  10h 37m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf Ecb
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Wien Hbf Rjx / ...

127€ - 213€

Train, bus  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice Mestre, St. di autobus to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

36€ - 95€

Bus  •  13h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N456 / ...

41€ - 52€

Night train  •  11h 43m

  1. Take the night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Wien Hbf Nj

65€ - 90€

Drive  •  8h 8m

  1. Drive from Milan to Vienna 861.8 km

110€ - 170€

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Vienna is to fly which costs 24€ - 160€ and takes 4h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Vienna is to fly which costs 30€ - 280€ and takes 4h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Vienna. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 24m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Milano P.Garibaldi and arriving at Wien Hbf. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 43m.

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The distance between Milan and Vienna is 625 km. The road distance is 861.8 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 10h 37m and costs 120€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Milan to Vienna, including transfers.

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Milan to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Milan to Vienna train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Vienna is to fly which takes 4h 38m and costs 30€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 220€ and takes 10h 37m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 13h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 625.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 38m

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

Austrian Airlines, Cairo Aviation and four other airlines fly from Milan to Vienna hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan to Vienna via Verona Porta Nuova and Innsbruck Hbf in around 10h 37m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 440€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 440€
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Bologna to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 320€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 190€
Flights from Bologna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 160€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
7€ - 60€
Flights from Bologna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
19€ - 80€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 480€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 420€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
14€ - 65€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
210€ - 420€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Vienna via Paris Orly, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
21€ - 120€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 29€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
16€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
14€ - 20€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
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 Milano Centrale to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Innsbruck Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Venice Mestre, St. di autobus to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
RegioJet

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Milan to Vienna bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Milan to Vienna train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Vienna is 862 km. It takes approximately 8h 8m to drive from Milan to Vienna.

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Cairo Aviation, Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 2020+ hotels available in Vienna. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Malpensa Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs 11€ - 16€.

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