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There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Venice by plane, train, bus, night train, car or shuttle

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Venice (VCE)

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Train to Brussels, fly to Venice

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE)

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bologna (BLQ)
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Verona, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Verona (VRN)
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia

Train

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Venice

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Innsbruck Hbf
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia

Drive

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Venice

Shuttle, bus

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Predazzo
  2. Take the bus from Predazzo to Venice
Netherlands → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Isle of Man, Martinique, Monaco, Réunion, Svalbard and Jan Mayen and United Kingdom
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Dominican Republic, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Macau, Maldives, Martinique, Mauritius, Mayotte, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Réunion, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican
  • COVID-19 testing required within 72 hours from entering the country
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Dominican Republic, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Macau, Maldives, Martinique, Mauritius, Mayotte, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Réunion, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Macau, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States and Uruguay
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Macau, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Uruguay
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from Canada, Japan, United Arab Emirates and United States
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra and Monaco
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Italy.

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Last updated: 25 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Venice is to bus which costs €60 - €75 and takes 17h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Venice is to fly. Taking this option will cost €50 - €240 and takes 4h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Venice. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Venice. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Gare du Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 31m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Venice is 943 km. The road distance is 1317.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Venice without a car is to train which takes 14h 31m and costs €240 - €480.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Amsterdam to Venice, including transfers.

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

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Amsterdam to Venice train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 25m and costs €50 - €240. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €240 - €480 and takes 14h 31m, you could also bus, which costs €60 - €75 and takes 17h 50m.

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  • Distance: 942.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Venice, Italy?

KLM, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Venice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Venice via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Torino Porta Susa in around 14h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€80 - €260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €370
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €230
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€160 - €490
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€55 - €80
Comfort
€65 - €90
Premium
€80 - €110
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Website
Thalys
Standard
€110 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €230
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €75
Base Premium
€65 - €95
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €22
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€15 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €85
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€30 - €45
1st Class
€60 - €85
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €190
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€80 - €120
1st Class
€130 - €190
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Venice
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Predazzo
Ave. Duration
14h 36m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€155
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Starliner
Brusutti SRL
Phone
+39 041 5415488
Email
info@brusutti.com
Website
brusutti.com
Bus from Predazzo to Venice
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Schedules at
brusutti.com

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Venice is 1318 km. It takes approximately 12h 10m to drive from Amsterdam to Venice.

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easyJet, KLM, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Amsterdam to Venice bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs €6 - €13.

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