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There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Venice by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Venice  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Venice (VCE) BCN - VCE

28€ - 252€

6 alternative options

Fly to Bologna, train  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bologna (BLQ) BCN - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

55€ - 595€

Train  •  14h 17m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  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

147€ - 249€

Bus via Padova  •  19h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Padova

Bus  •  22h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Venecia Si

100€ - 150€

Car ferry, train  •  25h 17m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Genoa
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

96€ - 188€

Drive  •  11h 40m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Venice 1237.9 km

150€ - 230€

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Venice is to fly which costs 28€ - 260€ and takes 4h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Venice is to fly which costs 28€ - 260€ and takes 4h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Venecia. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 22h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Venice. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 17m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Venice is 935 km. The road distance is 1237.9 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Venice without a car is to train which takes 14h 17m and costs 140€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Barcelona to Venice, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Venice bus services, operated by Atlassib, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Venice train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 44m and costs 28€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 250€ and takes 14h 17m, you could also bus via Padova, which costs and takes 19h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Venice.
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  • Distance: 935.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 44m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Venice, Italy?

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and five other airlines fly from Barcelona to Venice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Venice via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa in around 14h 17m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 220€
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 460€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 440€
Air Leisure
Website
air-leisure.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Train operators
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
Train from Genova Brignole to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
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€
Renfe SNCF
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 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€
Bus operators
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Barcelona to Padova
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
atlassib.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Venecia
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
alsa.com
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Venezia
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Barcelona to Venice bus services, operated by Atlassib, arrive at Padova station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Venice is 1238 km. It takes approximately 11h 40m to drive from Barcelona to Venice.

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Ryanair, Swiss, Alitalia and four other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 3557+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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