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from Vienna to Venice

You can get from Vienna to Venice by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Venice on Jan 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:25PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h39 08:04PMVenice Santa Lucia
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$411One-way
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12:25PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h39 08:04PMVenice Santa Lucia
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$411One-way
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06:25AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h49 02:14PMVenice Santa Lucia
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09:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)11h07 08:34AMVenice Santa Lucia
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$691One-way
10:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h04 08:34AMVenice Santa Lucia
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$961One-way

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Sun
Jan 23
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$40Flixbus
$260Austrian Airlines
Mon
Jan 24
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$37Flixbus
$173Austrian Airlines
Tue
Jan 25
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$43Flixbus
$223Swiss
Wed
Jan 26
$36ÖBB | Railjet
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$224Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Jan 27
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$46Flixbus
$173Austrian Airlines
Fri
Jan 28
$42ÖBB | Railjet
$34Flixbus
$137Austrian Airlines
Sat
Jan 29
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$34Flixbus
$176Swiss
Sun
Jan 30
$36ÖBB | Nightjet
$34Flixbus
$137Austrian Airlines
Mon
Jan 31
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$34Flixbus
$137Austrian Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$35Flixbus
$142Swiss
Wed
Feb 2
$36ÖBB | Railjet
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$108Austrian Airlines
Thu
Feb 3
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$34Flixbus
$86Austrian Airlines
Fri
Feb 4
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$34Flixbus
$86Austrian Airlines
Sat
Feb 5
$36ÖBB | Nightjet
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$142Swiss
Sun
Feb 6
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$34Flixbus
$86Austrian Airlines
Mon
Feb 7
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$24Flixbus
$86Austrian Airlines
Tue
Feb 8
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$35Flixbus
$96tab
Wed
Feb 9
$36ÖBB | Railjet
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$116Austrian Airlines
Thu
Feb 10
$36ÖBB | Railjet
$24Flixbus
$86Austrian Airlines
Fri
Feb 11
$36ÖBB | Nightjet
$32Flixbus
$86Austrian Airlines

Travel Information between Vienna and Venice

distanceDistance270 miles (435 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $175
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $36 (€30) • 7 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $175 (€146) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAustrian Airlines, Flixbus or ÖBB | Railjet

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 270 miles (435 km) from Vienna to Venice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Austrian Airlines, Flixbus or ÖBB | Railjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Vienna to Venice.

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Travel from Vienna to Venice: Journey Details

There are multiple transportation options available for people looking to travel from Vienna to Venice. Flying is the fastest way to travel from Vienna to Venice and passengers can expect to be in the air for just over 1 hour. High-speed train links are convenient and comfortable while those who like to sit back and enjoy the scenery may prefer to travel by bus.

Return trips from Venice to Vienna are also available.

How to get from Vienna to Venice

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Vienna to Venice, 90,62% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Vienna to Venice and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Buses from Vienna to Venice

An overnight bus service provided by Flixbus departs from the Erdberg International Bus Terminal at approximately 23.00 each evening. The station can be reached easily from the city center and is directly next to the metro (Line U3). Buses take just under 10 hours although those traveling on Sunday have the option of a slightly faster service provided by Baltour which takes just over 8 hours.

Trains from Vienna to Venice

Travelers who enjoy a little comfort and elegance might choose the overnight sleeper train. The Vienna-Venice Express leaves Vienna Hauptbahnhof each evening and arrives at Venice Santa Lucia station on the banks of the famous Grand Canal approximately 11 hours later. Trains from Vienna to Venice are operated by Trenitalia and Austrian Federal Railways as part of the EuroNight brand. A daytime EuroCity service is also available and passengers leaving early in the morning will arrive in Venice about 8 hours later.

Flights from Vienna to Venice

There are up to 3 direct Austrian Airways flights from Vienna to Venice each day leaving early morning, afternoon and evening. Passengers will arrive at Venice Marco Polo Airport about 1 hour after taking off from Vienna Airport. Other carriers such as Air Berlin offer flights with one stop en route.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Vienna, Austria and Venice, Italy allowed?

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

Is international entry into Venice 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 Venice, Italy from Vienna?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Venice, 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 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Venice from Vienna closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Vienna, Austria from Venice, Italy due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Vienna, Austria from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Vienna, Austria from Venice, Italy?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Vienna from Venice?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

Which rules do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Austria must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Vienna from Venice here.

How do I get from Vienna to Venice?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Vienna and Venice. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Vienna to Venice?

The cheapest way to go to Venice from Vienna is by taking a train, which costs on average $36 (€30).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Venice:

Taking a train is about $139 (€116) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $175 (€146) for this route.

A train is $12 (€10) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Vienna to Venice costing on average $48 (€40).

What is the quickest way from Vienna to Venice?

The fastest way to get to Venice from Vienna is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Venice can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 40 min.

What is the distance from Vienna to Venice?

The distance is approximately 270 miles (435 km) from Vienna to Venice.

How many services a day are there to Venice from Vienna?

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Venice is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Vienna to Venice as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Vienna and Venice, what are the departure and arrival points in Vienna and Venice?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Vienna to Venice:

  • Flights from Vienna to Venice most often leave from Vienna International Airport and arrive in Venice Marco Polo Airport.
  • Buses from Vienna to Venice most often leave from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Venezia, Aeroporto internazionale Marco Polo di Venezia.
  • Trains mostly leave from Wien Westbahnhof and tend to arrive in Venezia Mestre.

Which travel operators can get me to Venice from Vienna?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Vienna to Venice, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Austrian Airlines to go to Venice by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Austrian Airlines Vienna to Venice tickets on Omio for $175 (€146).
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Venice. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Vienna to Venice tickets on Omio for $48 (€40).
  • Travel with ÖBB | Railjet for trains to Venice. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for ÖBB | Railjet Vienna to Venice tickets on Omio for $36 (€30).

Is it possible to travel directly between Vienna and Venice?

Yes, there are direct routes from Vienna to Venice with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 2 direct trains a day to Venice with ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB | Nightjet.

Direct services to Venice tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Vienna to Venice?

Omio customers who travel from Vienna to Venice often also extend their vacation to go to Rome, Milan or Florence. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Venice and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Venice from Vienna online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Vienna to Venice, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket costs $175 (€146) one way on average for this route.
  • A bus ticket costs $48 (€40) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $36 (€30) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Vienna to Venice tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.