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There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Rome by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rome (FCO) VIE - FCO

$74 - $280

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Bus RegioJet  •  15h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Rome, Largo Mazzoni RegioJet

$35 - $50

4 alternative options

Train  •  11h 25m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$109 - $197

Bus Tour Bus  •  17h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rome 000002

$68 - $113

Night train  •  13h 59m

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

$110 - $190

Drive  •  10h 29m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Rome 702.4 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Rome is to bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 15h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Rome is to fly which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 4h 32m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Rome, Largo Mazzoni. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 15h 30m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 13h 59m.

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The distance between Vienna and Rome is 764 km. The road distance is 1123.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rome without a car is to train which takes 11h 25m and costs 90€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Vienna to Rome, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rome is to fly which takes 4h 32m and costs 60€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 90€ - 180€ and takes 11h 25m, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 15h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Rome.
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  • Distance: 477.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 32m

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

Vueling Airlines, Cairo Aviation and eight other airlines fly from Vienna to Rome every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Rome via Venezia Mestre in around 11h 25m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $160
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
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Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.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 Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
regiojet.com
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
tourbus.cz

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 34m.

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Vienna to Rome bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Rome, Largo Mazzoni station.

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Vienna to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Rome is 1124 km. It takes approximately 10h 29m to drive from Vienna to Rome.

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Wizz Air, Vueling Airlines, Cairo Aviation and Eurowings offer flights from Vienna Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Rome train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Vienna to Rome bus tickets online with Distribusion.

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There are 12050+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at $51 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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