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There are 8 ways to get from Bristol to Venice by plane, train, car, car train, bus, night train or car ferry

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 from Bristol  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Venice (VCE) BRS - VCE

$58 - $286

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Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Venice (VCE) LHR - VCE

$166 - $428

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Venice (VCE) LGW - VCE

$118 - $337

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Venice

$480 - $563

Train, bus via Frankfurt  •  27 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

$229 - $493

Train, bus FlixBus  •  28 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice

$161 - $288

Bus, Thello  •  27 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station 040
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia 221 / ...

$118 - $225

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Venice

$266 - $396

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Venice is to fly which costs £40 - £220 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Venice is to fly which costs £40 - £220 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Venice is 803 miles.

The best way to get from Bristol to Venice without a car is to train and bus which takes 27 h 58 min and costs £170 - £380.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Bristol to Venice, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Venice is 1 h ahead of Bristol. It is currently 11:30 AM in Bristol and 12:30 PM in Venice.

Ryanair, easyJet, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Bristol Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4114+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bristol Airport is to bus which takes 36 min and costs £9.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Venice.
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  • Distance: 803.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Venice, Italy?

Ryanair, easyJet and six other airlines fly from Bristol to Venice every 4 hours.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thello.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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