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There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Venice by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Venice  •  3h 52m

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

54€ - 342€

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Bus via Stazione MESTRE FS C3  •  7h 46m

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

17€ - 24€

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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

152€ - 848€

Train  •  7h 39m

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

100€ - 150€

Bus  •  11h 19m

  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 44m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Venice 603.3 km

70€ - 110€

Austria → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Austria

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Cyprus, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand, Israel and United Kingdom

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Austria

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from Austria
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Singapore and Thailand
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Hungary, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Andorra and Monaco
  • Health declaration required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican
  • 10 day mandatory monitored quarantine
This applies to arrivals from India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Austria.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Austria from Italy.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Vienna to Venice is to bus via Stazione MESTRE FS C3, which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 7h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Venice is to fly which costs 50€ - 350€ and takes 3h 52m.

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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 Venezia via Stazione MESTRE FS C3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia. Services depart once 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 603.3 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 3h 52m 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 3h 52m and costs 50€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 7h 39m, you could also bus via Stazione MESTRE FS C3, which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 7h 46m.

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  • Distance: 435.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 52m

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

Austrian Airlines flies from Vienna to Venice twice daily. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia once 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 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 600€
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 390€
Train operators
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
Once 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€ - 420€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
40€ - 120€
Private
230€ - 420€
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 603 km. It takes approximately 5h 44m to drive from Vienna to Venice.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Venice Airport.

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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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