There are 6 ways to get from Venice to Split by bus, train, car, shuttle or plane

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Split N535

$35 - $60

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Train  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Split

$69 - $153

Bus Brioni Pula  •  17 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Split

$60 - $83

Drive  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Split 401 miles

$95 - $140

Train, shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Split  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Zagreb Airport
  3. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Split (SPU) ZAG - SPU

$107 - $783

Shuttle to Pula, fly to Zadar, bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zadar (ZAD) PUY - ZAD
  3. Take the bus from Zadar to Split

$102 - $611

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Split. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Split. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Split via Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 15 min.

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The distance between Venice and Split is 390 km. The road distance is 641.6 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Split without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs .

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The bus from Venice, Venice to Split takes 11 h 10 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Venice to Split bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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Venice to Split train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Venezia Mestre station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Split is to bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Venice to Split.
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  • Distance: 243.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 10 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Split, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Split twice a week. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 11 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Split via Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., and Zagreb in around 16 h 15 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Train operators
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 Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
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 Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Brusutti
Phone
+39 041 5415488
Email
info@brusutti.com
Website
brusutti.com
Bus from Venice to Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
brusutti.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$50 - $56
Private
$190 - $600
Shuttle from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$260 - $470
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com

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Venice to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Split station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Split is 642 km. It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to drive from Venice to Split.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport.

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Book your Venice to Split bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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