There are 8 ways to get from Vienna to Venice by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Venice  •  4h 16m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Venice (VCE) VIE - VCE

72€ - 322€

Cheapest option

Bus via Mestre  •  7h 51m

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

19€ - 28€

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Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  6h 25m

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

97€ - 658€

Fly to Bologna, train  •  5h 53m

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

58€ - 352€

Train  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Rj

100€ - 150€

Bus  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Venice Tronchetto Bus Station Vienna - Venice

26€ - 47€

Night train  •  11h 7m

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Nj

60€ - 80€

Drive  •  5h 48m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Venice 610.2 km

80€ - 120€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Venice is to bus via Mestre which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 7h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Venice is to fly which costs 70€ - 330€ and takes 4h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Venice. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Venice via Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 39m.

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The distance between Vienna and Venice is 435 km. The road distance is 610.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Venice without a car is to train which takes 7h 39m and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Vienna to Venice, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Vienna to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 16m and costs 70€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 7h 39m, you could also bus via Mestre, which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 7h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Venice.
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  • Distance: 435.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 16m

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

Austrian Airlines, Air Dolomiti and Lufthansa fly from Vienna to Venice every 4 hours. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia twice daily. Tickets cost 100€ - 150€ and the journey takes 7h 39m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 160€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 440€
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Vienna to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 300€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
19€ - 80€
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
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 Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
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 Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
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
40€ - 430€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
40€ - 120€
Private
230€ - 430€
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
4 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
RegioJet
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Venice Tronchetto Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
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Nomago
Economy
24€ - 35€
Premium
27€ - 40€
Family&friends
30€ - 45€

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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 Venice bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Venice Mestre, St. di autobus station.

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Vienna to Venice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Venice is 610 km. It takes approximately 5h 48m to drive from Vienna to Venice.

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

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Book your Vienna to Venice train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Vienna to Venice bus tickets online with Omio and Distribusion.

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There are 2978+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to line 9011 train which takes 16 min and costs 12€.

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