There are 9 ways to get from Avignon to Venice by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Marseille, fly to Venice  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Venice (VCE) MRS - VCE

46€ - 203€

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Bus  •  15h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Avignon, Avignon to Venice, Venice Mestre 1922

45€ - 79€

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Train to Lyon, fly to Venice  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE

84€ - 404€

Train to Geneva, fly to Venice  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Venice (VCE) GVA - VCE

112€ - 440€

Train to Marseille, fly to Bologna, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Bologna (BLQ) MRS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

51€ - 393€

Train via Lyon  •  10h 23m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

132€ - 498€

Train  •  13h 32m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Marseille St Charles Ter
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Genova P.Za Principe Ec
  3. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

71€ - 166€

Bus via Avignon, Gare SNCF  •  16h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Avignon, Gare SNCF to Mestre 523

45€ - 64€

Drive  •  8h 4m

  1. Drive from Avignon to Venice 837 km

110€ - 170€

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The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Venice is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 15h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Avignon to Venice is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 410€ and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Avignon to Venice. However, there are services departing from Avignon, Gare SNCF and arriving at Venice via Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Venice. However, there are services departing from Avignon Tgv and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 23m.

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The distance between Avignon and Venice is 617 km. The road distance is 837 km.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Venice without a car is to train via Lyon which takes 10h 23m and costs 130€ - 500€.

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It takes approximately 6h 2m to get from Avignon to Venice, including transfers.

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Avignon to Venice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Avignon, Gare SNCF station.

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Avignon to Venice train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Avignon Centre station.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Venice is to train via Lyon which takes 10h 23m and costs 130€ - 500€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 15h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Avignon to Venice.
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  • Distance: 617.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 2m

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from Avignon to Venice via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa in around 10h 23m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Avignon, Avignon to Venice, Venice Mestre 3 times a day. Tickets cost 40€ - 55€ and the journey takes 15h 30m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 370€
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 550€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 140€
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 170€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
20€ - 400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon Centre to Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Rail 1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Avignon Centre to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 24€
Rail 1st Class
25€ - 40€
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 Avignon Centre to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
65€ - 80€
1st Class
70€ - 85€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
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 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once 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€
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 Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Thello
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Avignon, Avignon to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Avignon, Gare SNCF to Mestre
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Avignon to Venice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Mestre station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Avignon to Venice is 837 km. It takes approximately 8h 4m to drive from Avignon to Venice.

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