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There are 6 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.

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Train  •  2h 25m

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

24€ - 55€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Venice 164.6 miles

14€ - 16€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from Milano Centrale Station to Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo
  2. Take the bus from Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Venice, Venice 405 / ...

17€ - 29€

Drive  •  2h 36m

  1. Drive from Milan to Venice 164.9 miles

30€ - 50€

Fly from Milan Linate  •  4h 59m

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

102€ - 345€

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  5h 29m

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

102€ - 247€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Venice is to rideshare which costs 14€ - 16€ and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Venice is to train which costs 24€ - 55€ and takes 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale Station and arriving at Venice, Venice via Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h.

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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 2h 25m.

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The distance between Milan and Venice is 245 km. The road distance is 263.8 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Venice without a car is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs 24€ - 55€.

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

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Milan to Venice bus services, operated by Autostradale, arrive at Milano Centrale Station.

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Milan to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Venice is to train which takes 2h 25m and costs 24€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 29€ and takes 5h, you could also fly, which costs 100€ - 350€ and takes 4h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Venice.
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  • Distance: 153.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 25m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milan to Venice hourly. Tickets cost 29€ - 45€ and the journey takes 2h 25m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Venice via Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo in around 5h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 350€
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Alghero
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 1100€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 3600€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 700€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 2000€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 1800€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 950€
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London City
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 950€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 1800€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 1400€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 500€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
260€ - 3300€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 1600€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Tirana
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 330€
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
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Centrale Station to Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Autostradale
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 Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 20€
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
3h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 16€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Milan to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Milan to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S.Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Venice is 264 km. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Milan to Venice.

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Brussels Airlines, KLM, Iberia and five other airlines offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Milan to Venice train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are 3379+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 53€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and Venice. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 22m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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