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There are 6 ways to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice by subway, plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Subway, fly to Venice  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the subway from Westbahnhof to Landstraße
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Venice (VCE) VIE - VCE

€43 - €228

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Bus via Erdberg  •  11h 26m

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

€26 - €47

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Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  6h 51m

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

€146 - €612

Train  •  8h 39m

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

€102 - €152

Bus  •  10h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Central Station to Venice 907

€32 - €42

Drive  •  5h 40m

  1. Drive from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice 601.4 km

€70 - €110

Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice by subway and train

The journey time between Wien Westbahnhof Station and Venice is around 7h 48m and covers a distance of around 612 km. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 43m. Operated by Wiener Linien and Austrian Railways (ÖBB), the Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice service departs from Westbahnhof and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 48m
Fastest journey time:
7h 43m
Services per week:
14
Cheapest price:
€102
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:21
Last service departs at:
12:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice subway and train schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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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 1.5 metres.

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: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice is to bus which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice is to subway and fly which costs €40 - €230 and takes 4h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Magdalenenstraße and arriving at Venice via Vienna Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Westbahnhof and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Wien Meidling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 39m.

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The distance between Wien Westbahnhof Station and Venice is 432 km. The road distance is 601.4 km.

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The best way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice without a car is to train which takes 8h 39m and costs €100 - €160.

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It takes approximately 4h 19m to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice, including transfers.

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Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna Central Station.

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Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Meidling station.

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The best way to get from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice is to train which takes 8h 39m and costs €100 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 24m.

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  • Distance: 432.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 19m

What companies run services between Wien Westbahnhof Station, Austria and Venice, Italy?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Meidling to Venezia S. Lucia once daily. Tickets cost €100 - €150 and the journey takes 7h 32m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna Central Station to Venice 4 times a week. Tickets cost €30 - €40 and the journey takes 8h 55m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €210
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 Meidling to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Central Station to Venice
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Book at
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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Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice is 601 km. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Wien Westbahnhof Station to Venice.

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

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