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There are 10 ways to get from Bucharest to Venice by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Venice  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Venice (VCE) OTP - VCE

$92 - $236

Cheapest option

Fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Bologna (BLQ) OTP - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia

$43 - $172

8 alternative options

Fly to Venice Treviso  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Venice Treviso (TSF) OTP - TSF

$60 - $192

Fly to Verona, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Verona (VRN) OTP - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia

$72 - $269

Fly to Trieste, train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Trieste (TRS) OTP - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia

$65 - $302

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) OTP - BGY
  2. Take the train from Brescia to Venezia S.Lucia

$72 - $262

Bus Tabita Tour  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Venice

$78 - $111

Bus Brianna Tour  •  25 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Padova

$72 - $107

Train  •  29 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Brasov Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Brasov to Budapest-Keleti Ic
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Rj / ...

$148 - $259

Drive  •  15 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Venice 867.2 miles

$200 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Venice is to bus which costs $75 - $120 and takes 21 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Venice is to fly which costs $60 - $200 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Venice. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti and arriving at Venezia Piazzale Roma via Padova Autostazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Venice. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Venezia Santa Lucia via Brasov, Budapest-Keleti and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 5 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Venice is 1089 km. The road distance is 1387.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 30 min and costs $75 - $120.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Bucharest to Venice, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Venice bus services, operated by Brianna Tour, depart from Bucuresti station.

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Bucharest to Venice train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Venice is to fly which takes 7 h 1 min and costs $90 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $120 and takes 21 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs $140 - $260 and takes 29 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Venice.
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  • Distance: 680.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Venice, Italy?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and 20 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Venice hourly. Alternatively, Tabita Tour operates a bus from Bucharest to Venice 6 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $95 and the journey takes 21 h 15 min. Brianna Tour also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $4,100
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $170
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $220
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo via Timisoara
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$27 - $220
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Milan Bergamo via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $220
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $4,100
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Train operators
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
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Brescia Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Wien HBF to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Brescia to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Brasov
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Brasov to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
13 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
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 Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
tabitatour.autogari.ro
Brianna Tour
Website
briannatour.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Venice
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
briannatour.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Padova
Ave. Duration
24 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
briannatour.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Padova
Ave. Duration
30 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Bucharest to Venice bus services, operated by Brianna Tour, arrive at Padova station.

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Venice is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 5:05 AM in Bucharest and 4:05 AM in Venice.

Bucharest to Venice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Venezia Santa Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Venice is 1387 km. It takes approximately 15 h 17 min to drive from Bucharest to Venice.

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Blue Air, Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines and 10 other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4013+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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