There are 7 ways to get from Milan to Venice by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$28 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto Ouibus / ...

$12 - $28

5 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Venice 169.2 miles

$17 - $19

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Venice 169.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Milan Linate to Venice  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Venice (VCE) LIN - VCE

$123 - $396

Fly Milan Malpensa to Venice  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Venice (VCE) MXP - VCE

$114 - $290

Fly Milan Linate to Trieste, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Trieste (TRS) LIN - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia

$91 - $223

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Venice is to bus which costs 10€ - 24€ and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Venice is to train which costs 24€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Milan and Venice is 245 km. The road distance is 271.2 km.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milan to Venice hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. ItaloTreno also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Milan to Venice every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. FlixBus also services this route every 3 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
Flights from Milan Linate to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Mahon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $4,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Milan Linate to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $3,700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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