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There are 8 ways to get from Rome 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  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

35€ - 75€

Cheapest option

Bus via Padua  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 Baltour / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stazione Padova to Venezia 53E / ...

15€ - 36€

6 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover Baltour / ...

23€ - 45€

Rideshare  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the rideshare from Rome to Venice 330.7 miles

29€

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Rome to Venice 329.8 miles

65€ - 100€

Fly to Venice  •  3h 9m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Venice (VCE) FCO - VCE

41€ - 217€

Fly to Verona, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Verona (VRN) FCO - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia

52€ - 295€

Fly to Trieste, train  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Trieste (TRS) FCO - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia

63€ - 242€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Venice is to bus via Padua which costs 15€ - 40€ and takes 8h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Venice is to fly which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 3h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina and arriving at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Rome and Venice is 393 km. The road distance is 527.7 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Venice without a car is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs 35€ - 75€.

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The train from Roma Termini to Venezia S.Lucia takes 3h 45m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Rome to Venice bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina station.

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Rome to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Venice is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs 35€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 7h 45m, you could also fly, which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 3h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Venice.
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  • Distance: 245.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rome to Venice hourly. Tickets cost 50€ - 75€ and the journey takes 3h 45m. ItaloTreno also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Rome to Venice twice daily. Tickets cost 23€ - 35€ and the journey takes 7h 45m. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Flights from Rome to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 320€
Flights from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Rome to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
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 Roma Termini to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
italotreno.it
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 17€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
14€ - 17€
Train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 18€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
14€ - 18€
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Baltour
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Baltour
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 Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
RegioJet
BusItalia Veneto
Phone
049.8206811
Email
clienti.padova@fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Website
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Bus from Padua to Venezia Piazzale Roma
Ave. Duration
45 days 12h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
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 Rome to Venice
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Rome to Venice bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Venice is 528 km. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Rome to Venice.

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Alitalia offers flights from Rome Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Rome to Venice train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Rome to Venice bus tickets online with Busbud and FlixBus.

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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 Rome 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 Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs 10€ - 15€.

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