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There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Rome 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 to Rome  •  4h 38m

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

59€ - 234€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15h 30m

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

30€ - 40€

5 alternative options

Fly to Florence, train  •  6h

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Florence (FLR) VIE - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini

104€ - 376€

Train  •  13h 59m

  1. Take the train from Wien HBF to Roma Termini En

65€ - 140€

Train, bus  •  20h 39m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hausfeldstraße to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Rome

89€ - 94€

Night train  •  13h 59m

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

90€ - 120€

Drive  •  10h 27m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Rome 702.5 miles

140€ - 220€

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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 55€ - 240€ and takes 4h 38m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien HBF and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart once daily, and operate 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 1124 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rome without a car is to train which takes 13h 59m and costs 65€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m 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 Trenitalia, depart from Wien HBF station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Rome is to fly which takes 4h 38m and costs 55€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65€ - 140€ and takes 13h 59m, 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 38m

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

Vueling Airlines, Eurowings and seven other airlines fly from Vienna to Rome every 2 hours. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Vienna to Rome once daily. Tickets cost 65€ - 140€ and the journey takes 13h 59m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 280€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 440€
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 380€
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 700€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 380€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 270€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 800€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
24€ - 140€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 4000€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 4000€
Train operators
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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Italo Treno
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
29€ - 35€
Train from Wien HBF to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 140€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
120€ - 140€
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
trenitalia.com
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
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hausfeldstraße to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 11€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Schedules at
nightjet.com
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
Twice a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
RegioJet
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
81€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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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, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Rome is 1124 km. It takes approximately 10h 27m to drive from Vienna to Rome.

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Wizz Air, Air Serbia, Alitalia and four other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Rome bus tickets online with Distribusion.

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There are 12025+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16m and costs 6€ - 10€.

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