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There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Ferrara by train, bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Ferrara Rv / ...

$77 - $138

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Bus  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Venice Mestre, St. di autobus RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Ferrara N598 / ...

$26 - $35

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Bus, train  •  10h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Mestre 000002
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Ferrara Rv / ...

$51 - $89

Night train  •  8h 41m

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

$50 - $110

Drive  •  6h 38m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Ferrara 443.6 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to Venice, train  •  5h 33m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Venice (VCE) VIE - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Ferrara

$117 - $400

Fly to Bologna, train  •  5h 31m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bologna (BLQ) VIE - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ferrara

$108 - $372

Fly to Florence, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Florence (FLR) VIE - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Ferrara

$124 - $415

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle, train  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Venezia Mestre
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Ferrara

$141 - $829

Fly to Verona, shuttle  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Verona (VRN) VIE - VRN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Verona - Airport to Rovigo

$185 - $990

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Ferrara is to bus which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 10h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Ferrara is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 330€ and takes 5h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Ferrara. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Ferrara via Venice, Venice Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 5m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Wien HBF and arriving at Ferrara. This train operates Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8h 41m.

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The distance between Vienna and Ferrara is 522 km. The road distance is 709.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Ferrara without a car is to train which takes 9h 9m and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 9h 9m to get from Vienna to Ferrara, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Ferrara is to train which takes 9h 9m and costs 65€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 10h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Ferrara.
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  • Distance: 326.2 miles
  • Duration: 9h 9m

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

You can take a train from Vienna to Ferrara via Venezia Mestre in around 9h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Ferrara via Venice, Venice Mestre in around 10h 5m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Verona via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
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
7h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Venezia Mestre to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $18
Night train from Wien HBF to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$85 - $110
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Ferrara Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
nightjet.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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Venice Mestre, St. di autobus
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
regiojet.com
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
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Ferrara
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Mestre
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $490
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $140
Private
$260 - $490
Shuttle from Verona - Airport to Rovigo
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$34 - $37
Private
$90 - $170

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Vienna to Ferrara train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Ferrara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Ferrara is 710 km. It takes approximately 6h 38m to drive from Vienna to Ferrara.

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Air Dolomiti and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 301+ hotels available in Ferrara. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16m and costs 11€.

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