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There are 13 ways to get from Calais to Venice by train, plane, bus, car, car train or night train

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Train, train to Brussels, fly to Venice  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE

105€ - 752€

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Bus  •  22h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Calais Ferry to Paris, Gallieni 450
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Venice, Venice N729

75€ - 99€

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Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Venice  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Venice (VCE) CDG - VCE

107€ - 438€

Train, bus to Beauvais, fly to Venice Treviso  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Amiens
  2. Take the bus from Amiens Gare Routière to Beauvais Airport
  3. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BVA - TSF

78€ - 295€

Train, train to Charleroi, fly to Venice Treviso  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CRL - TSF

111€ - 527€

Train, train to Paris Orly, fly to Venice  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  3. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Venice (VCE) ORY - VCE

117€ - 578€

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Venice  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  4. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Venice (VCE) AMS - VCE

169€ - 823€

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Bologna  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bologna (BLQ) CDG - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

136€ - 508€

Train  •  14h 8m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe Ter
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

194€ - 557€

Drive, car train  •  20h 30m

  1. Drive from Calais to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Venice

118€ - 212€

Bus, train  •  25h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Calais, Calais Terminal Ferry to Ghent 814
  2. Take the bus from Gent to München
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Ecb

107€ - 164€

Train, night train  •  18h 52m

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Ter
  2. Take the night train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Venezia S. Lucia En

87€ - 146€

Drive  •  12h 49m

  1. Drive from Calais to Venice 1337.1 km

170€ - 260€

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Venice is to bus which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 22h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Venice is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 440€ and takes 6h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Venice. However, there are services departing from Calais Ferry and arriving at Venice, Venice via Paris, Paris and Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Venice. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Lille Europe, Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 8m.

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The distance between Calais and Venice is 988 km. The road distance is 1337.1 km.

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The best way to get from Calais to Venice without a car is to train which takes 14h 8m and costs 190€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 6h 57m to get from Calais to Venice, including transfers.

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Calais to Venice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Calais Ferry station.

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Calais to Venice train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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The best way to get from Calais to Venice is to train which takes 14h 8m and costs 190€ - 600€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 22h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Calais to Venice.
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  • Distance: 987.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 57m

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

You can take a train from Calais to Venice via Lille Europe, Lyon Part Dieu, and Torino Porta Susa in around 14h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Venice via Paris, Gallieni, Paris, Paris, and Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine in around 22h 30m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 480€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 190€
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 240€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 400€
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 1100€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 490€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 700€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 320€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais Ville to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Rail 1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Calais Ville to Amiens
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 30€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
Rail 1st Class
45€ - 70€
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 Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 32€
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
95€ - 120€
1st Class
110€ - 130€
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€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
60€ - 75€
Standard Premier
100€ - 130€
Train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
320€ - 360€
Standard
140€ - 180€
Standard Premier
190€ - 250€
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 Lille-Europe to Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€
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
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€
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
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 Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
Keolis Oise
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 Calais Ferry to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Calais, Calais Terminal Ferry to Ghent
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Calais to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Calais to Venice is 1337 km. It takes approximately 12h 49m to drive from Calais to Venice.

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Air Dolomiti, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Venice Airport.

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