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There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Venice by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 25m

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

54€ - 164€

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  6h 8m

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

112€ - 249€

Train  •  14h 37m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

253€ - 526€

Bus  •  21h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan N836
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Venice, Venice Mestre N456 / ...

64€ - 80€

Bus, train  •  26h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Verona 890 / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

65€ - 167€

Night train, train  •  19h 45m

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

122€ - 167€

Drive  •  12h 10m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Venice 1317.6 km

170€ - 250€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Venice is to bus which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 21h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Venice is to fly which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Venice. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Liberta' Santa Chiara via Milan, Milan and Stazione MESTRE FS C3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 12m.

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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 Chambery Challes Les Eaux and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 37m.

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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 37m and costs 250€ - 550€.

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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, 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€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 250€ - 550€ and takes 14h 37m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 21h 12m.

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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 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Venice via Chambery Challes Les Eaux and Torino Porta Susa in around 14h 37m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 440€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday
Estimated price
150€ - 420€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
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 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
180€ - 390€
Website
Thalys
Standard
180€ - 250€
Comfort
200€ - 260€
Premium
280€ - 390€
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 Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
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 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€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 50€
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
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 19€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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)
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€
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Nightjet
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Milan to Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Schedules at
ms.mk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Verona
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Eurolines FR

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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, Venice Mestre 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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KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 8382+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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