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from Vienna to Merano

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Travel Information between Vienna and Merano

distanceDistance265 miles (427 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$54 - $188
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $54 (€43) • 13 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $188 (€150) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Austrian Airlines or ÖBB | Nightjet

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 265 miles (427 km) between Vienna and Merano. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Austrian Airlines or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna to Merano.

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Travel from Vienna to Merano
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FAQs
Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Merano from Vienna?

Travel from Vienna, Austria to Merano, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Merano from Vienna restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Merano, Italy from Vienna?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Merano, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 9/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Vienna and Merano closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Vienna, Austria from Merano, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Vienna from Merano restricted?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Vienna from Merano?

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Vienna, Austria?

You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 9/19/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Merano closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Vienna to Merano?

There are 3 travel options from Vienna to Merano: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Vienna to Merano?

The cheapest way to go to Merano from Vienna is by taking a bus, which costs on average $54 (€43).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Merano:

A bus is $134 (€107) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Vienna to Merano costing on average $188 (€150).

A bus is $19 (€15) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Vienna to Merano costing on average $73 (€58).

What is the quickest way to get from Vienna to Merano?

The quickest way to travel to Merano from Vienna is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Merano by bus can take on average 13 h 20 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 48 min   of travel time.

How far is Merano from Vienna?

The Vienna to Merano distance is around 265 miles (427 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Vienna to Merano?

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Merano is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Vienna and Merano as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Merano from Vienna, what are the departure and arrival points in Vienna and Merano?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Vienna to Merano:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Merano, Via Piave / Via Schiller (Terme).
  • Most travelers take a train from Wien Westbahnhof to Merano Meran.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Vienna to Merano?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Vienna to Merano:

  • You can travel between Vienna and Merano by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $54 (€43) with Flixbus from Vienna to Merano.
  • You can travel by plane from Vienna to Merano with Austrian Airlines, and you can find Austrian Airlines Vienna to Merano tickets for $188 (€150) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Merano from Vienna with ÖBB | Nightjet, and you can find ÖBB | Nightjet Vienna to Merano tickets for $73 (€58) on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Vienna to Merano?
Omio customers who travel from Vienna to Merano often also extend their vacation to go to Munich, Bolzano or Milan. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Merano and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book Vienna to Merano tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Vienna to Merano, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $54 (€43) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $188 (€150) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $73 (€58) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Vienna to Merano online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Merano
Wien Hbf
Amenities
Wien Westbahnhof
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