ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.
Nightjet is the night train service for ÖBB. These trains travel through Austria at night to neighbouring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and Croatia. Passengers can choose to travel in a seating position or in a sleeping cabin, shared or individual. Convenient for those looking to save one night at the hotel and avoid spending part of the day travelling. This train also has luxury compartments with extras for a trip in comfort.
The average journey time between Vienna and Venice is 9 hours and 37 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 21 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from Vienna to Venice. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Vienna to Venice departs at 06:32. The last train from Vienna to Venice departs at 23:33. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Vienna to Venice without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Vienna to Venice. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.